Kate Allen is the Director of Amnesty International UK. She fronts Amnesty’s campaigns which demand respect for women’s rights, stronger restrictions on the arms trade, the release of all prisoners of conscience, and an end to torture and the death penalty.
Cameron and Obama may want to ‘destroy’ Isis, but what will they do about the growing number of refugees fleeing Iraq and Syria?
22 September 2014 01:51 PM
So far the West's response to the region's humanitarian crisis has been woeful
11 August 2014 05:03 PM
How many civilians need to die before our dithering government makes a stand?
15 May 2014 02:51 PM
Torture is every bit as disgusting as paedophilia or kidnapping or assault. So why do a third of people think it is 'sometimes necessary'?
30 April 2014 05:21 PM
High-profile journalists are being shot in Pakistan and the government doesn't seem to care. Some say it's because they're responsible
28 January 2014 02:21 PM
It was a swift, well-run project that did something simple and brilliant; it saved lives
22 October 2013 12:49 PM
Our report reveals the extent of unlawful killings in Pakistan
27 September 2013 12:37 PM
Despite public approbation, Sri Lanka’s dreadful human rights legacy lives on
19 June 2013 05:19 PM
Although women and girls are disproportionately affected by conflict, their experiences and instrumental contribution to peace are often overlooked
Putting the guilty to death would be a step backwards for India, and do nothing to address its real problems
03 January 2013 01:20 PM
This tragic case must bring about a sea change in attitudes to womens' rights
13 February 2012 12:00 AM
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Former Tory donor Arron Banks ups his Ukip donation to £1million following William Hague 'nobody' comment
There’s no excuse for Dave Lee Travis’s behaviour, but we need to keep a sense of proportion
Mark Reckless becomes second Tory MP to defect to Ukip in a month
Should gay sex be illegal? 16% of Britons think so
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