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Trending rights tweets this week: Trump's abusive response to protests in the US escalates; time to end forced labor in Xinjiang; activists jailed in Zimbabwe for speaking out; and upholding the rule of law in the face of authoritarianism. 
Federal officers run after dispersing protesters in Portland, Oregon, July 22, 2020.

Protests Highlight Abuse, Impunity, Corruption, Lack of Training

Click to expand Image Young people march in Guadalajara, Jalisco on June…
Young people march in Guadalajara, Jalisco on June 6, 2020 to protest the May 4 killing of Giovanni López after he was arrested in Ixtlahuacán de los Membrillos, Jalisco, allegedly for not wearing a mask.
Daily Brief
What world do we want as we emerge from the pandemic?; Ai Weiwei receives award from HRW; violence against protesters and reporters in the US; desperate plight of Myanmar’s Rohingya; Cuba's repression targets doctors; nail in coffin of press freedom in…
Future We Build Together
In August 2017, the desperate plight of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims grabbed headlines when the military’s brutal campaign of murder, rape and other abuses forced more than 740,000 Rohingya to flee to Bangladesh. In 2019, the United Nations-backed…
Members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area, September 5, 2017.
Daily Brief
Human Rights Watch shares its vision of the future we want to build in star-studded live event; US President Trump sends federal agents into opposition-run cities; fashion brands complicit in forced labor in China; Syrian activists take their fight to the…

Inquiry into the impact of COVID-19 on education and children’s services

Introduction Human Rights Watch welcomes the Commons Select Committee’s inquiry into the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and the measures taken to address the public health emergency on children’s access to education and other essential rights, and the…