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February 24, 2009
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A report issued by the Pentagon yesterday concluded that the conditions of confinement at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility comply with the humane-treatment requirements of the Geneva Conventions...
February 24, 2009
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Washington, DC - The Pentagon issued a report yesterday concluding that the conditions of confinement at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility comply with the humane-treatment requirements of the...
February 24, 2009
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New York, NY - Human Rights First is deeply concerned by the Saint Petersburg City Court's ruling against the leading Russian human rights organization Memorial today. The decision allows the...
February 23, 2009
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Our friend retired Major General Tony Taguba in an interview with Salon.com called for a nonpartisan fact-finding commission to provide some degree of accountability for misguided and illegal U.S....
February 23, 2009
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An article in the New York Times this weekend explored several models for a potential investigation into the Bush Administration’s counter-terrorism policies, including torture and secret prisons. In...
February 23, 2009
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New York and Bogot
February 23, 2009
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Nueva York y Bogot
February 20, 2009
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Our colleague Deborah Colson has a blog up at The Hill expressing deep disappointment at the ruling this week by the D.C. Circuit reversing Judge Ricardo Urbina’s October 2008 decision ordering the U...
February 20, 2009
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Yesterday Vice President Joe Biden spoke forcefully and eloquently about the harmful impact that Bush Administration interrogation and detention policies have had on U.S. national security as he...
February 19, 2009
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Jane Mayer has a terrific article in the New Yorker this week on Ali Saleh Kahlah al-Marri, the last “enemy combatant” being detained in America. She touches upon important questions, such as the...

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