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  1. Every day, in the United States and around the world, Amnesty fights for people like General Jose Francisco Gallardo, who refuse to be silent about human rights abuses. Gen. Gallardo was convicted on false charges and sentenced to 28 years in a Mexican prison. He thought his life was over.

    Watch our brief video and hear Gen. Gallardo's story in his own words.

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  2. Documentary filmmaker Errol Morris (The Fog of War, The Thin Blue Line) examines the use of torture and abuse in context of the twelve notorious photographs from Baghdads Abu Ghraib prison. In this interview, Morris investigates the collapse of American values that allowed this human rights atrocity and cover up to occur.
    Take action at: protectthehuman.org
    Learn more at: takepart.com

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  3. To support actions surrounding the vote at the UN for an optional protocol on ESCR, the audiovisual team at the IS has commissioned an exciting new animation.

    The vote represents an important step towards a more effective protection of economic, social and cultural rights within the United Nations. The animations shows how individuals suffering from ESCR violations will, if the vote is passed and ratified, be able to present communications on ESCR before a UN Committee and bring about effective change for themselves and their communities. See more videos at protectthehuman.org.

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  4. Everybody—a part animation, part live-action short film from our friends from the UK—is a celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights for the book, We Are All Born Free. See the 30 rights of the Declaration come alive with illustrations from internationally renowned illustrators and voice stylings from Jeremy Irons, Emilia Fox, George Lamb, Navin Chowdhry, Lindsay Duncan, Amanda Mealing and our narrator Julian Rhind-Tutt.

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  5. Jack's Mannequin takes a stand for the people of Darfur in this music video, "God," featuring Mick Fleetwood paying tribute to the John Lennon classic. Get this track and many more Lennon covers from today's top artists on Amnesty International's album "Instant Karma: The Campaign to Save Darfur."
    See more at: protectthehuman.org
    Visit our main site: amnestyusa.org

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Welcome to Amnesty International USA on Vimeo. Our mission is to help save lives and protect human rights across the planet. Express your support for human rights by adding your own videos, photos, events and more at: protectthehuman.org.
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Welcome to Amnesty International USA on Vimeo. Our mission is to help save lives and protect human rights across the planet. Express your support for human rights by adding your own videos, photos, events and more at: protectthehuman.org.
Visit our main site: amnestyusa.org

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  • Anaïs Sartini

    SPASIBO is a short-film made in reaction to the homophobic law in Russia.
    vimeo.com/74230131
    The film get the Special Prize for human rights at the Cinema and Human Rights Film Festival, Amnesty International, Paris 2012.

    by Anaïs Sartini

  • Justin Wilson

    motion graphics video about megachurches
    vimeo.com/19381883

    by Justin Wilson

  • Faisal Lutchmedial

    Take a look at my feature doc vimeo.com/6393377

    Its about sweatshops in Bangladesh and the rest of the world - and what people do in both the first and third world to help the fight for labour rights.

    by Faisal Lutchmedial

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