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November 29, 2017
Director, Antisemitism and Extremism
New York City—In response to President Trump retweeting three unverified videos allegedly portraying Muslims involved in acts of violence from a known source of extremist content,...
November 28, 2017
Washington. D.C.—Human Rights First said that today’s conviction of Ahmed Abu Khattala of terrorism charges in connection with the 2012 attack on the U.S. embassy in Benghazi, once again demonstrates...
November 21, 2017
Senior Associate, Refugee Protection
New York City—Human Rights First today condemned the Trump Administration's decision to end Temporary Protective Status (TPS) for Haitians, which will impact approximately 50,000 Haitian...
November 16, 2017
Advocacy Strategist, Refugee Protection
Washington, D.C.—Human Rights First today applauded a number of measures in the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act that will enhance national security by strengthening protections for civilians...
November 16, 2017
International Legal Counsel
Washington, D.C.—Human Rights First today applauded a number of measures in the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act that will enhance national security by strengthening protections for civilians...
November 16, 2017
Legal Director
Houston, TX-- Human Rights First today announced that it has received a grant from the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. The funding will allow Human Rights First to provide case management...
November 14, 2017
Director, National Security Advocacy
Washington, D.C.—Human Rights First today expressed disappointment in the Senate’s confirmation of Steven Bradbury to serve as general counsel in the Department of Transportation. Bradbury had a...

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