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May 15, 2022
Human Rights First mourns the senseless loss of life, identifies extremist networks WASHINGTON D.C. -- Another act of domestic terrorism was perpetrated yesterday at a Buffalo market by a mass...
May 11, 2022
NEW YORK – At its recent board meeting, Human Rights First elected Krishna Omkar to its board of directors.  “Krishna is recognized around the world as a thought-leader on diversity,...
May 03, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C – With Chief Justice John Roberts’ confirming the authenticity of a leaked draft opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade, it is clear that the Supreme Court of the United States...
April 21, 2022
NEW YORK – In a report released today, titled “I’m a Prisoner Here”: Biden Administration Policies Lock Up Asylum-Seekers, Human Rights First documents that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)...
April 19, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three anti-corruption organizations urged the internal watchdogs for the U.S. Treasury and State Departments to investigate the U.S. government’s inappropriate decision just before...
April 15, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Human Rights First welcomes today’s announcement by Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas designating Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months to Cameroonians living...
April 13, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. - In response to reporting that the Biden administration plans to announce a humanitarian parole program for vulnerable Ukrainians with U.S. ties, the Evacuate Our Allies coalition...
April 13, 2022
WASHINGTON, DC - Evacuate Our Allies (EOA) today released a report that analyzes the humanitarian record of the U.S. military’s withdrawal from Afghanistan and provides recommendations to the...
April 12, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. - While Human Rights First welcomes reports of the establishment of a special parole program for Ukrainians fleeing Russian aggression, the organization calls on the Biden...
April 12, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following a yearlong advocacy campaign by Human Rights First and Freedom House, the organizations welcomed the permanent reauthorization of the Global Magnitsky Human Rights...

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