Tag Archives: police violence

Open Letter to Philippine President Rodrigo R. Duterte re: Human Rights Defenders Tagged in Terror List

12 March 2018 We, the undersigned organizations and individuals in Vancouver, BC, Canada, express our grave concern on the recent spate of attacks against human rights defenders, activists, and political dissenters in the Philippines, through the inclusion of the names … Continue reading

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Greeks fighting Eldorado allege human rights abuses by police (MAC)

Article–posted at Mines and Communities (MAC)–detailing Amnesty International’s concerns about treatment of communities near Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold’s mining interests in Northern Greece.   [From the article:] Amnesty International calls on the Greek authorities to conduct prompt, impartial and effective investigations into allegations … Continue reading

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