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February 02, 2010
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Washington, DC Human Rights First today praised the introduction of legislation authored to clarify and expand the jurisdiction of U.S. courts over serious crimes committed by private contractors...
February 01, 2010
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By Gabor RonaInternational Legal DirectorAndy McCarthy is playing 3 Card Monte, and not very well, at that. His thesis appears to be that the highly respected Human Rights First report, In Pursuit of...
February 01, 2010
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By Daphne Eviatar, Senior Associate, Law and SecurityCross-posted at The Seminal.In a letter to the New York Times published on Saturday, Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) recommends that the...
January 29, 2010
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You may have heard that Liz Cheney’s group – Keep America Safe -- decided to respond to the State of the Union address by producing an ad that outrageously suggests that Americans should be afraid of...
January 28, 2010
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Today, two years after the bipartisan Refugee Crisis in Iraq Act became law, Human Rights First is calling for a renewed focus on the safety and security of Iraq's refugees, including those who...
January 28, 2010
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By Devon Chaffee, Advocacy Counsel, Law and SecurityTonight, in his State of the Union Speech, President Obama said, "Let's reject the false choice between protecting our people and upholding our...
January 28, 2010
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By Daphne Eviatar, Senior Associate, Law and SecurityCrossposted from Huffington PostEver since the failed attempt to blow up a Northwest airline carrier on Christmas Day, critics have been pressing...
January 28, 2010
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Washington, DC Today, two years after the bipartisan Refugee Crisis in Iraq Act became law, Human Rights First is calling for a renewed focus on the safety and security of Iraq's refugees, including...
January 27, 2010
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By Neil HicksCross-posted from Huffington PostFrom podiums around the globe, President Obama has eloquently articulated his commitment to advancing human rights and securing global peace and...
January 27, 2010
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New York City Human Rights First President and CEO Elisa Massimino today said that recent logistical and cost issues about the upcoming federal trials of four 9/11 conspirators in New York City do...

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