On human rights, the United States must be a beacon. America is strongest when our policies and actions match our values.More
Home / Blog

Recent Posts

July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
The Protect Citizens and Residents from Unlawful Detention Act On July 30th, Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Edward Kennedy (D-MA), and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) introduced the “Protect...
July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
Human Rights First Remembers Senator Edward M. Kennedy, a Lifelong Champion for Human Rights As Human Rights First mourns the passing of our cherished friend Senator Ted Kennedy, the Refugee...
July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
Petition for Cert Filed in Asylum Filing Deadline Case The American Civil Liberties Union, the National Immigrant Justice Center and the law firm of Enow & Associates submitted a petition...
July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
Human Rights First Releases a New Report on the Impact the Terrorism Bars Continue to Have upon Asylum Seekers and Refugees Human Rights First's new report, DENIAL AND DELAY: The Impact of the...
July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
ICE implements new guidance on parole from detention for asylum seekers On January 4, 2010, a new policy by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) guiding the parole and release...
July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
Asylum News–February 2010 Register now for "Renewing U.S. Commitment to Refugee Protection: the 30th Anniversary of the Refugee Act of 1980" On March 16, 2010 in Washington D.C., Human...
July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
Asylum News–March 2010 Recommendations for Reform on the 30th Anniversary of the Refugee Act On March 16, 2010, during its symposium marking the 30th Anniversary of the Refugee Act of 1980...
July 02, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
Asylum News–April/May 2010 Eliminate the Arbitrary One-Year Bar to Asylum Human Rights First, along with 86 other faith-based, human rights, legal services and refugee assistance...
July 01, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
By J. Adam Abram, Board member, Human Rights FirstOn Wednesday, I attended a military commission hearing in the case of Noor Uthman Muhammed, a forty-something year old Sudanese man who is accused of...
July 01, 2010
Related Campaigns & Topics
Washington, DC Responding to President Barack Obama's immigration reform speech at American University, Human Rights First today emphasized that any immigration reform package must reflect U.S....

Pages

Twitter

  • 1 day 5 hours AGO
    RT : Family detention is NOT the fix to ending family separation. Locking up children is inhumane and puts them at risk… https://t.co/I1J2eVSbOO

Our Experts

Senior Vice President, Policy
Managing Attorney (Houston)
Advocacy Strategist, Refugee Protection