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September 06, 2007
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Rear Admiral John D. Hutson (Ret.) responds to the discussion of torture in last night's presidential debate. Hutson served as the Navy’s Judge Advocate General from 1997 to 2000. He is currently...
September 06, 2007
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On the third anniversary of the fatal poisoning of leading Indonesian human rights lawyer Munir, Human Rights First called on the Indonesian government to immediately and fully investigate all of...
September 06, 2007
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“By naming Ahmad Harun, a suspected war criminal, to investigate human rights violations in Sudan, the Khartoum regime has demonstrated its contempt for the victims of mass atrocities in Darfur....
September 05, 2007
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The Boston Globe lets readers know how to submit a question for tonight's Republican debate in New Hampshire. E-mail the Fox producers your question. Voters need to hear from the candidates about...
September 04, 2007
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In next Sunday's New York Times Magazine, Jeffrey Rosen talks to Jack Goldsmith, former head of the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel, about the objections he had to the Bush...
September 04, 2007
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The editors of the Albany Times Union marked Labor Day by publishing a powerful editorial condemning the CIA loophole that leaves the door open to torture in interrogations. The editors are calling...
September 01, 2007
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Update: Material Support On September 19, Human Rights First Senior Counsel Anwen Hughes testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law, on “The ‘...
August 31, 2007
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[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":null,"attributes":{"class":"media-image","typeof":"foaf:Image","style":"","alt":""}}]]Amar Bakshi investigates how the world sees Jack Bauer. For...
August 31, 2007
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ATLANTA -- Leading human rights defenders from more than 20 countries will meet here September 6 and 7 at a forum sponsored by Human Rights First and The Carter Center to discuss the role of human...
August 30, 2007
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Today's New York Times editorial page reacts to the accountability gap remaining after the verdict this week in the last of the Abu Ghraib trials:The need to be honest about Abu Ghraib and correct...

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