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Opinions | May 09, 2013
Op-ed by Jack Cloonan. We already knew that the CIA gave unusual access to the creative team behind the movie “Zero Dark Thirty.” Now we know at least some of what the agency got in return. A memo...
Letter | May 08, 2013
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Human Rights First joined faith-based and other groups of Refugee Council USA in a letter to Senate Judiciary Committee members opposing harmful amendments to asylum and refugee protections in the...
Report | May 07, 2013
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The transition to democracy currently underway in Tunisia is the most promising reform process taking place in the Arab region, two years after the mass protests of the spring of 2011. Progress...
Video | May 05, 2013
A Discussion with Leading National Security Experts President Obama recently delivered a major counterterrorism speech at the National Defense University in which he pledged to renew efforts to...
Report | May 02, 2013
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The U.S. government’s stated commitment to support democracy in Egypt is viewed with skepticism by civil society groups, media figures, and by many others in the country. Although the reasons for...
Opinions | April 30, 2013
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Op-ed by Elisa Massimino. In response to a question Tuesday about the hunger strike at Guantanamo, President Obama reaffirmed his desire to close the prison. “I’ve asked my team to...
Factsheet | April 30, 2013
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Highlighting persecuted journalists for World Press Freedom Day. Download
Opinions | April 29, 2013
Op-ed by Raha Wala. Vice President Biden and Senator McCain are right. What’s at stake here is nothing less than the only official documentary record of the post-9/11 CIA detention and...