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London’s attempt to free Pussy Riot

In association with ShatterJapanHoxton Bar & Kitchen are hosting a night in support of Pussy Riot, featuring performances from Peggy Sue, DJ sets from New Young Pony Club and talks from Kerry McCarthy (MP), to name but a few.

You may have heard rumblings of Pussy Riot …


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Amnesty International presents: The Secret Policeman’s Ball

Are you ready for the funniest night of the decade? Returning on Sunday 4th March comes the legendary Amnesty International’s Secret Policeman’s Ball. It’s definitely going to be such a show. Guest stars include multi award-winners Coldplay, The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart, and comedian and actor Russell Brand. Also …



Amnesty International: TV Episode 2

Amnesty International’s TV channel, launched two weeks ago, has been widely applauded for its mix of satirical sketches which educate as well as entertain. (For more information, see our previous post.)

This weeks episode sees Vanessa Redgrave, Misery Bear and Cassetteboy explore the dark and dangerous world of torture. …



Amnesty International launches TV channel to celebrate it’s 50th Anniversary

Will you sign our birthday card, Ambassador?

To celebrate it’s 50th anniversary, Amnesty International UK launches it’s own TV Channel on it’s website and YouTube.

Tongue-in-cheek sketches full of irony make you laugh, but also make you realise how ridiculous some situations that the human rights organisations is trying to …