The women and girls victimized by IS deserve to see their persecutors held accountable for their crimes in an international court. On August 3, 2014, Islamic State (IS) fighters attacked the Yazidi community in Sinjar, Iraq. Since then, the Yazidis have been the target of an explicit and ongoing genocidal campaign to destroy their people and their culture. Despite recognition from the... Continue Reading
Liz Olson is the Communications Manager at the Global Justice Center. She holds a BA in Modern Chinese History from Reed College. Before working at the Global Justice Center, Olson lived in Beijing where she interned at International Bridges to Justice, worked as an analyst at China Policy, and served as the international communications and development coordinator at the Shangri-la Institute for Sustainable Communities.