Release: New Campaign Urges “Real Housewives of Dubai” Producers to End Silence on Violence Against Women and Homophobia by Rulers of Dubai and United Arab Emirates.
The United Arab Emirates dictatorship maintains homophobic and misogynistic laws that violate the human rights of many people living in the country.
Yas Marina Circuit in the UAE, via Planet Labs, Inc. and Wikicommons Freedom Forward joined 15 other NGOs in expressing concern regarding Formula 1’s Grand Prix that took place in Saudi Arabia on December 5, 2021 and in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on December 12, 2021.Hosting these races in countries that do not respect … Continue reading Joint NGO Letter to Formula 1 on the Saudi Arabia and UAE Grand Prix
Freedom Forward joins Democracy for the Arab World Now (DAWN) and 11 other organizations to urge Congress to sever ties with former Rep. Ed Royce, a lobbyist for the dictatorships of Egypt and Saudi Arabia. The full text of the letter: Dear Member of Congress, We write to you as a coalition of organizations dedicated … Continue reading Feb 11, 2022: Freedom Forward Call on Congress to Drop Dictator Lobbyist Ed Royce