Catching up with the Rights Weekender: An executive action from the Trump administration endangers women’s lives around the world. We will be providing running analysis and commentary on rights-threatening policies as his administration continues to roll out executive orders in its first 100 days. Meanwhile, the Philippines marks a grim milestone in its abusive “war on drugs.”
A bill in Russia would decriminalize domestic violence. A Human Rights Watch researcher was deported from the Democratic Republic of Congo. And as British Prime Minister Theresa May meets with Donald Trump, we remind her that showing up is not enough to advance women’s rights.