Tuesday, October 9, 2018 – 12:25pmGuantanamo Bay Military Commissions: A Twilight Zone Susan NahviAt the end of September, I traveled down to Guantanamo Bay to observe the military commissions proceedings for the first time.Read more
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 – 11:15amProposed Refugee Cap Threatens U.S. National SecurityBy Kevin SchusterRead more
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 – 4:52pmTop 10 Reasons Family Incarceration is Not a Solution Eleanor AcerRobyn BarnardThe Trump Administration is attempting to replace its failed policy of family separation with the failed policy of family incarceration.Read more
Human Rights First, urged President Trump to use congressionally-mandated reporting requirements as an opportunity to provide much-needed transparency on the United States’[…]Read more
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 – 9:40amThe Anti-Trafficking Trade Act Helps the U.S. to Fight TraffickingMeggie WeilerYesterday, Senators Menendez (D-NJ) and Portman (R- OH) introduced the Anti-Trafficking Trade Act, a bill to prevent countries failing to…Read more
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 – 10:29amHuman Rights First Urges Senate to Examine Judicial Nominee’s Views on Torture Patricia StottlemyerThis morning the Senate Judiciary Committee is considering whether to advance the nomination of Howard C. Nielson to…Read more
Washington, D.C.—Human Rights First today said that Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ announcement on the immigration court system threaten due process and fairness in the asylum system.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 – 4:59pmNext Steps After Regional Refugee Conference in HondurasEleanor AcerOn Thursday evening in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, I watched as a number of Central American states adopted a declaration agreeRead more