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In 2004, we assembled a groundbreaking coalition of retired military generals and admirals who know firsthand that American ideals are a national security asset. They worked with Senator McCain...
As Russia prepared to host the 2014 Winter Olympics, Human Rights First made sure the world knew about the country’s anti-gay propaganda law. The odious law threatened the fundamental rights of LGBT...
Following the attacks of September 11th, the U.S. government authorized torture in the name of fighting terrorism. Not only did the CIA use water-boarding and other “enhanced interrogation”...
In 2010, Shehrbano Taseer  accompanied her father Salman Taseer, the governor of Punjab province in Pakistan, to a prison to visit Aasia Bibi, a poor Christian women who had been sentenced to...
If you're seeking asylum or interested in becoming a volunteer lawyer, go here.  A few years ago, Iran’s intelligence services got in touch Parveneh Vahidmanish and instructed her to...
Since the beginning of the civil war in 2011, Russia’s state arms dealer Rosoboronexport has been selling arms to President Bashar Al-Assad’s government. Rosoboronexport has provided arms worth...