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· October, 2009

Stories about Human Rights from October, 2009

India: Domestic Violence Against Men

Trinidad & Tobago: Death Penalty

Antigua & Barbuda: Ending Gender Violence

Egypt: Damsels in Distress

Russia: “Twitter Against Tyrants”

Russia: Riot Police vs “Senior Citizens”

The Balkans: Open Letter to Amnesty International

Slovakia, Hungary: “Linguistic Discontents”

India: A Campaign To End Domestic Violence

Argentina: Victims’ Testimony Against Members of Military Dictatorship

Egypt: Egyptian Male Blogger Orders Artificial Hymen

So much was said and written about the artificial virginity hymen kit - that Egyptian male blogger Mohamed Al Rahhal just had to buy one. Marwa Rakha brings us the...

Russia: Khodorkovsky's Case, 6 Years On

The Balkans: Karadzic's Trial; Plavsic’s Release

Ukraine: Charity

Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia: “Dumping Grounds for People”

Ukraine: Interview With A Drug Addict

Hungary: 1956

Video: Winners of UN Contest became Citizen Ambassadors

We bring you the 5 winning videos for the UN contest where participants sent in a video stating what they would tell world leaders if they had the chance. The...

Cuba: Contemplating Change

Videos on how Maternal Mortality Affects Communities

When a woman dies during pregnancy, childbirth or due to complications after delivery, it affects not only the family, but also the whole community.

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