In this week’s most shared tweets: Donald Trump renewed his pledge to build a costly border wall in his first address to Congress a week after his administration released immigration memos that provide a road map for massive rights violations. And for the first time in ages the Secretary of State was absent at the annual US report on global human rights issued by the State Department.

Also this week, the devastating toll of the war on drugs in the Philippines; HRW researcher banned by Israel; Russia and China’s shameful UN veto; Trump’s global gag rule imperils the lives of women; and progress in stopping child marriage in New York.