Bahrain: Official Threatens Online Crackdown

Expand Portraits of activists in Bahrain.  © 2016 Human Rights Watch (Beirut) – Bahrain’s interior minister has threatened to crackdown on dissidents and activists who criticize the government online, Human Rights Watch said today. Sheikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al-Khalifa, the interior minister, said on March 25,…

Barack and Michelle Obama Portraits Revealed at #NPG; Artist Kehinde Wiley Has Interesting Portfolio

Brand new portraits of former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama were revealed on Monday at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Kehinde Wiley painted Barack Obama sitting in a chair, elbows in his knees, leaning forward with an intense expression….

Bangladesh: Investigate Fate of ‘Disappeared’

Expand Relatives hold portraits of disappeared family members at an event calling for the end of enforced disappearances, killings, and abductions, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, August 30, 2014.  © 2014 Zakir Hossain Chowdhury/ ZUMA Wire/Alamy   (New York, January 27, 2018) – The Bangladesh government should…