a leading human rights campaigner
- A leading human rights group says reports of police violence in Turkey are on the rise, and that little is done to punish officers responsible.
- However, she is relegated to second place this year by Jolie, 34, the Hollywood actress, human rights campaigner and mother-of-six.
- She is also well-known for her outspoken support of gay rights, having won the Human Rights Campaign "Ally for Equality" award in 2008.
- Obama promised to change the policy on gays in the military during a speech to the Human Rights Campaign last night but he didn't offer a timetable.