Monthly Archives: January 2013

No roof, no roots

  By Amnesty International’s Caribbean Team Three years after Haiti’s devastating earthquake, thousands of people are now facing forced eviction from their basic tents. Virgiela was trapped under rubble for six days after the catastrophic earthquake that hit Haiti on … Continue reading

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Indian rape debate: Why death penalty is no solution

By Ananth Guruswamy, Director of Amnesty International in India The tragic case of the 23-year old woman who was brutally attacked, raped and left for dead by six men in Delhi on 16 December 2012 has highlighted the unacceptable reality … Continue reading

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