Free Bahrain's Leading Human Rights Defender Nabeel Rajab

Human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is in prison in Bahrain for 2 years as punishment for speaking to the media about restrictions on press freedom in Bahrain. He's threatened with another 15 years in a separate case stemming solely from Tweets in which he criticized the war in Yemen and the use of torture in Bahraini prisons.

Please click below to sign this petition to the Bahraini authorities:

Immediately and unconditionally release Nabeel Rajab and all other prisoners of conscience held solely for exercising their right to free expression.

101-125 of 15396 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
15296 1 year ago Cecilia Donnet North Plainfield, NJ , US
15295 1 year ago Marco Washington MITCHELLVILLE, MD , US
15294 1 year ago Allia Minogue Paunzhausen, ot , DE
15293 1 year ago Tom Heymann Centennial , CO , US Please!
15292 1 year ago Marco Washington MITCHELLVILLE, MD , US
15290 1 year ago Roxanna Marinak Petaluma, CA , US
15289 1 year ago Esther Hamm San Bruno, CA , US
15288 1 year ago David Dodson Arlington, TX , US
15287 1 year ago Anonymous NEW ORLEANS, LA , US
15286 1 year ago william davis tyler, TX , US
15285 1 year ago James Smythe Winter Park, FL , US
15284 1 year ago Cathy Kiel Saylorsburg , PA , US
15283 1 year ago Gwendolyn J Cooke Kansas City, MO , US
15282 1 year ago Oliver Tringham DARTINGTON, ot , GB
15281 1 year ago Emily Dayton SILVERTON, OR , US
15280 1 year ago Catherine Parnell St.Austell, ot , GB
15279 1 year ago Julia Gomez El Paso, TX , US
15278 1 year ago Jeff Northrup Taos, NM , US World-wide, our sole hope for survival is a free press.
Please add my name to petition.
Thanks. Jeff Northrup, Taos NM. USA.
15277 1 year ago Nate Cope Scottsdale , AZ , US
15276 1 year ago Wendy Muller Akron, OH , US
15275 1 year ago Ursula Rodriguez Kew Gardens, NY , US
15274 1 year ago Janine Garverick Naples , FL , US Nothing seems to change as this is clearly happening in America as well. We must continue to fight for Freedom everywhere at all costs. Blessings to this man and for his release
15273 1 year ago Elizabeth Dostal Bloomington, MN , US
15272 1 year ago Linval DePass Palo Alto, CA , US
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Background from Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain:
> Nabeel Rajab: a Lifelong Human Rights Defender
> Nabeel Rajab sentenced to 2 years in absentia as unfair trial concludes
> Bahrain Postpones Nabeel Rajab’s Appeal against Two-Year Prison Term
> UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Cites Bahrain as “Egregious” Perpetrator of Reprisals

Background from the Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy
> Nabeel Rajab Faces Absurd New Charges In Latest Attempt to Silence Jailed Critic