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Issue Brief | March 31, 2013
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Immigration bill has potential to improve efficiency of asylum and immigration system, protect persecuted refugees. Download
Factsheet | March 31, 2013
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Updated January 2014. How much money does U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) spend to detain immigrants? ICE’s annual budget for immigration detention is about $2 billion....
Opinions | March 19, 2013
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Op-ed by Elisa Massimino. Recently a lawmaker in Greece’s national parliament denounced his government’s call for Greeks to observe a day of commemoration, calling it “unacceptable.” The target of...
Testimony | March 18, 2013
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In a statement submitted to the House Judiciary Committee, which convenes a hearing on immigration detention, Human Rights First urged Congress to facilitate a transformation of U.S. immigration...
Report | March 16, 2013
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In December 2012 Human Rights First released a blueprint for the new U.S. administration, How to Make Change in Egypt a Human Rights Success Story. It laid out specific recommendations for the U.S....
Testimony | March 13, 2013
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In a statement submitted to the House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Human Rights First urged Congress to facilitate a transformation of U.S....
Opinions | March 11, 2013
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Op-ed by Daphne Eviatar. Sulaiman Abu Ghaith's case clearly belongs in a civilian U.S. court. It's unfortunate that some lawmakers have used this case to whip up hysteria and champion the failed...
Opinions | March 02, 2013
Op-ed by Lieutenant General Harry E. Soyster, USA (Ret.). Since the Sept. 11 attacks, U.S. presidents have claimed broad new powers in the name of fighting terrorism. Although some of these...

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