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Write for Rights: Prisoners freed following largest ever letter writing campaign

Headline Title:  Prisoners freed following largest ever letter writing campaign 10 February 2014 Hundreds of thousands of people around the world came together to call for justice in Amnesty International’s most successful ever letter-writing campaign, the organization said today.In December 2013, more than 2.3 million letters, emails, SMS messages, faxes and tweets were sent in the “Write for Rights” campaign, beating last year’s record of 1.9 million actions.Messages pressuring authorities led to the release of two prisoners of conscience: the Cambodian housing rights activist Yorm…

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