Photographer Shawkan remains in jail, three years after covering a Cairo demonstration. A new exhibition of his work is applying pressure for his release.
A new report from Reprieve suggests British College of Policing training helped Saudi Arabia violently repress pro-democracy protests in 2012.
China is finally releasing Miao Deshun, who has served nearly thirty for protesting during the Tiananmen Square massacre.
Despite the British government criminalising residential squatting in 2012, squatting remains a defiant protest against inadequate housing and inequality.
Two decades after genocide, Rwanda has risen from the ashes to become a thriving arts and tech hub.
Volunteers have stepped in to fill gaps where the international community has failed to avert a humanitarian disaster.
In the run-up to UNGASS, Release launch a major report on the progress of decriminalisation programmes around the world.
As the Human Rights Watch Film Festival kicks off in London, we speak to Creative Director John Biaggi.
London Palestine Action hack the tube’s ad spots to highlight the British companies who profit from Israel’s illegal occupation of the Palestinian territories.
Yona Kim fled the North Korean famine in 1997, escaping a country where abuses are "without parallel in the contemporary world." As part of our Refugee Stories series, Yona talks of her incredible journey to safety in the UK, and her dream to now help those still suffering in her home country.
After his studio in Shanghai was torn down and his studio in Beijing bugged, Ai has opened up a new space to make art about the plight of refugees.
China’s dissident art superstar Ai Weiwei shows off his Beijing neighbourhood before a major exhibition in London.