Amnesty International

News

'now for northern ireland' projections appear on buildings across the uk

One year on from the Repeal vote, Amnesty International teamed up with artist Maser to (literally) put the spotlight on Northern Ireland, where abortion is still illegal.
Roisin Lanigan
5.24.19
News

amnesty international and sofar sounds are hosting the world’s largest global festival

Thousands of artists in hundreds of homes, for the millions forced to flee theirs.
Frankie Dunn
8.17.17
Music

alicia keys awarded top amnesty international award for hiv/aids activism

The musician and activist gave a powerful acceptance speech, including an original poem and a John Lennon quote, praising the Black Lives Matter movement and fellow award winners the Indigenous rights movement in Canada.
Charlotte Gush
5.30.17
Culture

​magnum and amnesty international partner to raise awareness of the refugee crisis

The photo agency and humanitarian organization curate a new exhibition that calls for the UK to take more responsibility for refugees.
Felix Petty
12.6.16
News

is snapchat a violation of your human rights?

Turns out the flower crown wasn't the app’s most controversial feature.
Wendy Syfret
10.25.16
News

crystal castles are donating all proceeds of their new album to amnesty international

'The world is at a critical tipping point. Human rights have no borders, no language, no religion, and no race,' new singer Edith Frances wrote on Facebook yesterday.
Hannah Ongley
8.19.16
Music

anish kapoor, jenny holzer and sir paul smith are taking part in this year’s secret 7” project

This is your chance to own a one-off piece of vinyl.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.10.16