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February 16, 2010
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Julius Kaggwa, a Ugandan human rights activist campaigning against the anti-homosexuality bill recently introduced in Uganda, analyzes the effects for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (...
February 12, 2010
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It's a double header. As in, double the fear mongering. As I wrote earlier, the former Vice President is going to be on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday. Looks like his daughter Liz Cheney will join...
February 12, 2010
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By Renée Schomp, Law and SecurityThis morning on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, when former Bush administration speechwriter Marc Thiessen and author of a recently published pro-torture manifesto was asked...
February 12, 2010
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In what ABC is touting as a “rare” Sunday appearance, former Vice President Cheney will sit down for an interview on “This Week” this coming Sunday. Sunday must be the only day Mr. Cheney hasn’t...
February 12, 2010
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On January 27, 2010, a leading Colombian women's rights group received startling death threats from a right-wing paramilitary death squad. In the email, In the email the Black Eagles threaten Sisma...
February 11, 2010
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Brian Lehrer covered the 9/11 trials in his radio show today, interviewing Human Rights First's President and CEO Elisa Massimino.Massimino underlined that civilian courts are the right place to try...
February 11, 2010
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By Daphne Eviatar, Senior Associate, Law and SecurityCross-posted on Huffington Post.On February 2nd, a federal court of appeals decided that an Algerian man convicted of planning to bomb the Los...
February 10, 2010
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By Eleanor Acer Earlier this week, the Associated Press reported that a boat carrying 62 Haitians was intercepted by the Royal Bahamas Defense Forces. The Prime Minister for the Bahamas said that its...
February 08, 2010
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  New York, NY Today, Human Rights First joined Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-Manhattan, Queens) to protest an Anti-Homosexuality Bill proposed in the Ugandan parliament. The protest was...
February 05, 2010
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In the New Yorker this week, Jane Mayer analyzes the politics - and the tension - behind the debate on the Administration's decision to try the perpetrators of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in federal...

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