Amnesty International

Amnesty International

Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty and AI) is a non-governmental organisation focused on human rights with over 7 million members and supporters around the world. The stated objective of the organisation is "to conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights, and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated." Amnesty International was founded in London in 1961, following the publication of the article "The Forgotten Prisoners" in The Observer on 28 May 1961, by the lawyer Peter Benenson. Wikipedia

Amnesty International

Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty and AI) is a non-governmental organisation focused on human rights with over 7 million members and supporters around the world. The stated objective of the organisation is "to conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights, and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated." Amnesty International was founded in London in 1961, following the publication of the article "The Forgotten Prisoners" in The Observer on 28 May 1961, by the lawyer Peter Benenson. Wikipedia

Aug 21, 6:06 PM

No child should grow up behind bars. And thanks to YOU, Carlos & the rest of the four #TheBerksKids are free! #activism #takeaction #endfamilydetention

Aug 18, 2:36 PM

1,000 musicians. 60 countries. 1 global act of welcome. Join #GiveaHome on 9/20 in a city near you! Enter to win by clicking the link in our bio. #music #refugees #sofarsounds

Aug 10, 11:41 AM

3 yr old Josu has spent over half his life in detention. Yesterday, he and his mother were able to start anew. http://amn.st/60168vPYQ

Jul 20, 5:06 PM

Ed Sheeran joins #GiveAHome alongside hundreds of artists who will play in people''s homes to welcome refugees. #refugeeswelcome #refugees #amnestyinternational