PayPal officially states that its users "may not use the PayPal service for activities that [...] promote hate, violence, racial intolerance" but PayPal has become a favorite payment service for anti-LGBT extremists all over the world. PayPal must act immediately to shut down their accounts and ban all sites that promote anti-LGBT hate.Read more...
FRIDAY FILE: Women Human Rights Defenders (WHRDs) in Zimbabwe are routinely arrested, unlawfully detained and subjected to ill-treatment whilst in prison, all for engaging in peaceful protest. AWID tries to unravel the complexities of the context in which they work to understand how WHRDs are affected by politically motivated violence, the land reform process and the HIV/AIDS pandemic.Read more...
Two days after King Abdullah granted women the right to vote and run for public office, starting in 2015, a court on Tuesday sentenced a woman to 10 lashes for violating religious rules prohibiting women in the kingdom from driving, activists and local news media said.Read more...
October, 18, 2011
Where?Houses of Parliament, visitor entrance: Cromwell Green, London, United Kingdom
The day is open to all but registration is essential due to limited spaces. Please register by emailing email@example.com, or 020 7324 5065
Kenyan social activist and environmental crusader who founded the Green Belt Movement has died of cancerRead more...
November, 23, 2011
Where?St Martin’s House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester, United Kingdom
Book a place using the booking form (see attached) or for more information contact the conference organisers ‘Tomorrow Together’ at: firstname.lastname@example.org