Human Rights Watch

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Israel portrays itself as the region's only democracy, but is set to deport a rights defender over his peaceful advocacy."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Fatou Bensouda
Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda's office said she will continue her work for the...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Werner Vogels, chief technology officer and vice president of Amazon
"History has clearly taught us that the government will exploit technologies...


In an ominous sort of pilot program for global off-the-shelf surveillance no longer constrained by cost or local technological savvy, a new report from Human Rights Watch details how the poor but U.S.-allied regime of Ethiopia has established an abusive, widespread, state-of-the-art surveillance regime using products from the US and other countries. "They Know Everything We Do" explores how Ethiopia, under the familiar guise of fighting terrorism, has suppressed political opposition within its...