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January 21, 2010
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(Washington, DC January 21, 2010) Human Rights First and a coalition of more than a dozen national security and human rights organizations today launched a major Twitter campaign designed to focus...
January 21, 2010
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(Washington, DC January 21, 2010) Two retired U.S. Generals today invited Senator-elect Scott Brown to meet with a group of retired flag officers from every branch of service to discuss...
January 21, 2010
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(Washington, DC January 21, 2010) Nearly three-dozen retired Flag and General officers today urged President Obama to stand strong in his commitment to closing the U.S. detention facility at...
January 20, 2010
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By Elisa MassiminoPresident and CEOCrossposted from the Huffington PostTomorrow, in her planned speech at the Newseum, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has the opportunity to explain what the...
January 20, 2010
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By Jesse BernsteinSenior AssociateRefugee Protection ProgramCrossposted from Huffington Post.From the opinion pages of the world's most influential newspapers to the hallways of high schools in...
January 20, 2010
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(Washington, DC January 20, 2010) Two days before the one year anniversary of President Barack Obama's Executive Orders to ban torture and close the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba,...
January 19, 2010
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A New York Times article yesterday points out some discrepancies in the New York City that Jack Bauer roams in the new season of Fox's "24" - and how the exploits he will have there will likely...
January 15, 2010
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By Renée SchompApologists for post-9/11 Bush administration policies seem determined to convince us that torture is effective, justified, and necessary. Former Bush administration speechwriter Marc...
January 15, 2010
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Next month a prominent regional LGBT rights organization in Turkey may be forced to shut down because the government publicly opposes its work. Take action now to urge the presiding Judge to...
January 15, 2010
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Retired Generals Charles Krulak and Joseph Hoar, in an op-ed in the Philadelphia Inquirer today, take a strong stand for closing Guantanamo and using our federal courts to prosecute suspected...

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