Published in: openDemocracyUKThe UK is 'getting worse' on torture and ill-treatment both at home and abroad
As the UK faces UN scrutiny in Geneva this week, a new report examining everything from British prisons and...
Published in: openDemocracyUKThe UN’s Committee Against Torture is about to examine the UK’s treatment of prisoners – and it’s not looking good
If we care about human rights at all, we should care about the drastic deterioration in prison conditions under ‘austerity’.
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaThe photojournalist who ‘damaged Egyptian national unity’
Shawkan, an Egyptian photojournalist, has had his detention extended yet again. His camera has been as cold as the...
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaAdministrative detention and Israel's moral imperative
A review of Israel’s detention policy reveals it to be outrageous, convoluted, and self-defeating.