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Pros & Cons of the Death Penalty and Capital Punishment
Arguing against capital punishment, Amnesty International believes that "The death penalty is the ultimate denial of human rights. It is the premeditated and ...
Amnesty International - Profile of Amnesty International - Civil Liberties
Amnesty International has over 2.2 million members living in 150 countries. It operates internationally under the leadership of a secretary-general and an ...
Bob Dylan Amnesty International Tribute - Folk Music - About.com
An unprecedented, impressive roster of artists donated tracks to a new album paying tribute to Bob Dylan and Amnesty International this year. The three-disc set, ...
Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur
Amnesty International's Instant Karma collection is part of the ongoing effort to raise global awareness of the necessity of stopping genocide in the Darfur region ...
Playwright Competition - August Playwriting Contests - Plays/Drama
Amnesty International UK has joined forces with “Ice and Fire Theatre” to offer playwriting competition for compassionate and provocative scripts. Their goals are ...
Amina Lawal Petition - Netlore Archive - Urban Legends - About.com
Sep 26, 2003 ... Amnesty International disavows inaccurate 2003 email campaign on behalf of Amina Lawal, a Nigerian woman sentenced to death by stoning ...
The Case Against Racial Profiling - Race Relations - About.com
Amnesty International argues that the use of racial profiling to stop drug couriers on highways proved ineffective. The human rights organization cites a 1999 ...
List of Human Rights Organizations - Civil Liberties - About.com
Amnesty International has historically focused on the rights of prisoners and refugees, but in recent years it has expanded its mission to better address a broader ...
What is an amnesty clause? - Basketball - About.com
The NBA's next CBA may contain an "amnesty clause," allowing teams to periodically remove player contracts from their salary cap numbers.
What does the Quran say about terrorism? - About.com Islam
At the time the Quran was revealed (7th century A.D.), there was no United Nations or Amnesty International to keep the peace or expose injustice. Inter- tribal ...