Leyla Yunus: One Year of Unprecedented Repression in Azerbaijan
The Sport for Rights Coalition calls on the international community to immediately and publicly condemn the government of Azerbaijan's actions and take concrete steps to support Azerbaijani civil...
Read the Finalists of the 2015 PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay
Featuring some of the year's best essays by Ian Buruma, Leslie Jamison, David Bromwich, Angela Pelster, and Charles D'Ambrosio.
Remembering E. L. Doctorow (1931–2015)
BY PEN America
We celebrate the acclaimed writer's life and work as both a literary master and fierce advocate for fellow writers and artists.
Silenced Voices, Threatened Lives
New PEN report shows the Impact of Nigeria’s anti-LGBTI law on Freedom of Expression
Chinese Efforts to Quash Human Rights Campaigns Rippling Out of Control
A string of disappearances and arrests of over 100 human rights lawyers in China in the past week is the boldest move yet in Beijing’s sprawling campaign to destroy China’s human rights movement...
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