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August 28, 2008
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Last night former President Bill Clinton, speaking at the Democratic National Convention, challenged the current administration's "defense of torture." And today the New York Times gave us our near-...
August 28, 2008
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Human Rights First condemns in the strongest possible terms this week's attack on Kalma camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) in South Darfur by agents of the Sudanese government which left an...
August 25, 2008
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Day Three: David Hicks' Father SpeaksAugust 25, 2004Today was a heartening day, in a way, because of the professionalism of the lawyers involved and their vigorous efforts to try to make the...
August 25, 2008
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DENVER. — Human Rights First will host a reception at the Democratic National Convention honoring retired Generals and Admirals who have spoken out in support of interrogation and prisoner treatment...
August 20, 2008
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Today's Wall Street Journal reports that Senator John McCain won't be playing a large role in the formulation of his party's platform. Hopefully his longstanding public opposition to torture and...
August 19, 2008
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New York, NY - With both parties’ presumptive presidential nominees in agreement about the need to close Guantanamo, a leading human rights group unveiled today a detailed, multi-phased blueprint to...
August 19, 2008
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Today Human Rights First commemorates the fifth anniversary of the loss of two remarkable human rights advocates, Arthur C. Helton and Sergio Vieira de Mello, who were among the 22 people killed in...
August 19, 2008
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  WASHINGTON, D.C. – A leading human rights advocacy group has urged high-ranking European officials to use a September 9 summit meeting with Ukrainian officials to address substantively the...
August 18, 2008
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Nicole Barrett - Human Rights First volunteer consultant and former trial attorney at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia - is in Cuba to monitor the proceedings and is...
August 18, 2008
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New York––The Pakistani leadership should ensure that that Pervez Musharraf’s resignation as president is followed by concrete measures to undo his attacks on the rule of law, Human Rights First said...

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