Amnesty International denounces the widespread repression in Latin America and celebrates “the strength of social movements”

image of police repression in the context of protests in Chile

The organization publishes this Thursday its Annual Report on the Americas, in which it takes stock of the human rights situation in the continent. From Venezuela in January to Chile in October 2019 has been a year in which the wave of protests that America has traveled – especially Latin America – has ended with … Read more Amnesty International denounces the widespread repression in Latin America and celebrates “the strength of social movements”

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Maria Ressa, the journalist who challenged the president of the Philippines and faces 12 years in jail

María Ressa, at the Rectorship of the University of Malaga in 2018

The Filipino journalist leading the war against false news could be sentenced to 12 years in jail for slander. “The worst thing is not knowing if it’s going to be a normal day or an abnormal day,” says Maria Ressa by phone from her office in Manila. This former CNN copywriter who worked for 20 … Read more Maria Ressa, the journalist who challenged the president of the Philippines and faces 12 years in jail

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Woman, minor and recluse: “Empowering me will help me not to repeat mistakes”

Woman, minor and recluse

The Generalitat opens the first module with a gender perspective for minors deprived of liberty after verifying that 25% of crimes committed by them are caused by boys in toxic relationships. “I have changed. You realize when you are out and you have to face your past. Within these walls, you do not see it.” … Read more Woman, minor and recluse: “Empowering me will help me not to repeat mistakes”

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