Our next book: The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

We are now approaching the third meeting of the Cardiff Amnesty International Human Rights Book Club. The book club has been a roaring success and the last book, Unicorn: Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen by Amrou Al-Kadhi, made for a great conversation.  Our next book club meeting will be held virtually on 15th March…

Should prisoners be among the priority groups for COVID-19 vaccination?

The Cardiff Amnesty Group continue to campaign to end excessive cellular confinement in UK prisons and detention centres. Cardiff Amnesty are also calling on the Government not to loose sight of these populations with the roleout of COVID-19 vaccinations. This was an issue higlighted by the MP Zarah Sultana during a meeting of the House…

Write for Rights 2020

We are delighted to announce our annual Write for Rights evening taking place virtually on Monday 14th December at 7.30pm. Every year, the Cardiff Amnesty International Group encourages you to write messages of support to people around the world who are suffering injustice. What could be better than posting a card or letter to just…

Cardiff Amnesty International Group Human Rights Book Club

On 7th December 2020, we will be hosting the first meeting of the Cardiff Amnesty International Group Human Rights Book Club. As the name suggests, the focus of the book club will be on human rights, but particular topics will be covered over three consecutive books. Our initial focus will be on racism in the…

An end to excessive cellular confinement in UK prisons

Cardiff Group AGM Motion: Update for Groups and Members We urge all groups and members to vote in favour of the motion proposed by the Cardiff Group, which is to be debated at the video conference on 19th September. The motion is as follows: AGM Motion This AGM instructs Amnesty UK to campaign to end…