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April 22, 2009
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Washington, DC - Human Rights First today welcomed the Obama Administration's reported decision to bring up to 7 Chinese Uighurs currently held at Guantanamo Bay into the U.S. The men, who have been...
April 22, 2009
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WASHINGTON, DC Today, the Senate Armed Services Committee released an unclassified version of 232-page report on detainee treatment, a document that reaffirms Human Rights First's assertion that...
April 20, 2009
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"As the Durban review conference begins today, there is a very real danger that the conference will set back the cause of human rights. Iranian President Ahmadinejad's speech today is the latest...
April 16, 2009
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New York We applaud the Obama Administration's transparency and its decision to release additional documentation about how the Bush Administration officially authorized cruel interrogations. But we...
April 16, 2009
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We are three members of a larger group of dozens of retired generals and admirals who have worked over the past four years to restore U.S. adherence to humane treatment standards.  We believe...
April 08, 2009
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Over 1,000 People Demand Action on the Somchai Neelaphaijit Case and an End to Disappearances NEW YORK
April 07, 2009
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"The Obama administration must ensure that the torture and cruel treatment documented in the ICRC report are never repeated," said Devon Chaffee, advocacy counsel for Human Rights First. "The...
April 07, 2009
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Hate Crime Survey A pattern of violence is directed at causing immediate harm to Roma and physically eradicating the presence of Roma in towns and communities in many parts of Europe. Human Rights...

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