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Human Rights NGOs Support Victims of Kilwa Massacre in Appeal to Canadian Supreme Court

Do access to justice and accountability for grave abuses count when Canadian courts decide whether to consider a human rights lawsuit by foreigners against a . . .

Human rights advocates pressure Olympic Committee to drop Dow sponsorship

The 2012 Summer Olympics in London are fast approaching, and protests recently broke out in both London and India, calling for the International Olympic Committee . . .

Peru's Grand March for the Right to Water and Life Reaches Lima

A few weeks ago, Benjamin blogged about the Grand March for the Right to Water and Life in Peru . Over 8 days, people marched . . .

Supreme Court won't rule this term on corporate liability for human rights abuses

Court orders Kiobel case reargued and asks whether human rights cases arising in other countries can be heard A few hours ago, the Supreme Court . . .

What Hasn't Changed: Shwe Gas and China Crude-Oil Pipeline

On March 1 st , the Shwe Gas Movement launched their 7 th Annual Global Day of Action against the Shwe Gas and China-Burma Pipelines . . .

Reactions to Kiobel @ SCOTUS #4: Faith in the rule of law

More than 250 people lined up to hear the Kiobel arguments
Editorial Note: This morning the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch-Shell , a case which we have blogged about extensively . . .

Reactions to Kiobel @ SCOTUS #3: Prohibited norms are key

Editorial Note: This morning the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch-Shell , a case which we have blogged about extensively . . .

Reactions to Kiobel @ SCOTUS #2: Hoping for justice

Editorial Note: This morning the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch-Shell , a case which we have blogged about extensively . . .

Reactions to Kiobel @ SCOTUS #1: No corporate impunity

Editorial Note: This morning the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch-Shell , a case which we have blogged about extensively . . .

Human rights in the spotlight at the US Supreme Court (VIDEO)

Our legal director, Marco Simons, was interviewed this morning by Amy Goodman on Democracy Now . The topic? The Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Shell case, . . .

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