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Featured | May 19, 2015

Despite a long history of persecution and marginalization, tireless activists and members of the Caribbean LGBT community are working to change the trajectory of the rights of LGBT individuals, ope

May 12, 2015
President Obama has promised to have a tough conversation with the GCC leaders meeting  at the White House and Camp David May 13th and 14th about how their domestic repression hinders countering...
April 09, 2015
Human Rights First invites you to a reception to mark the launch of the Safe Shores Project, a new effort bringing together the tourism industry, government agencies, and the Caribbean LGBT community...
April 08, 2015
Join us for a briefing about the President’s proposed Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) to fight the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and the steps that Congress can...
March 11, 2015
Sponsored by The Honorable Richard Blumenthal The Honorable Rob Portman Join us for an important briefing about asylum protection and U.S. leadership in protecting the persecuted. ...
February 11, 2015
Please join Human Rights First for a discussion on the current situation in Bahrain four years after the February 14th revolution. The country remains polarized with little prospect of an end to its...


Annual Events

The 2015 Human Rights Summit will take place on December 9, 2015 at the Newseum, in Washington D.C.

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