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April 07, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Human Rights First opposes the Lankford-Sinema bill that would codify the misuse of Title 42 to illegally block and expel people seeking asylum from the United States border as the...
April 01, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C. - Después de dos años de ardua defensa, Human Rights First aprueba el anuncio hecho hoy por la administración de Biden y los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (...
April 01, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C. – After two years of steadfast advocacy, Human Rights First welcomes today’s decision by the Biden administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to terminate...
March 24, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C. – In response to the new interim final rule issued today by the Departments of Homeland Security and Justice, Human Rights First welcomes improvements made to the initial proposed...
March 23, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C.  – Human Rights First, Freedom House, and 56 other civil society groups issued a joint letter today calling on the U.S. Congress to reauthorize and strengthen the expiring Global...
March 23, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C.  – President Biden, scheduled to hold talks Friday with Polish government representatives in Warsaw, should meet with refugees and leaders of non-governmental organizations...
March 17, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C.  – Human Rights First today released new findings on the grave and rising human rights abuses inflicted by the Title 42 policy under the Biden administration. As the Trump-era...
March 16, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C. – Human Rights First lauds today’s action by the Department of Justice (DOJ), which charged five defendants with various crimes involving harassing and spying on individuals in the...
March 16, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C. – Seven months after the fall of the elected government and the return of the Taliban, Human Rights First welcomes today’s announcement by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) of...
March 10, 2022
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, Human Rights First announced a call for nominations for the 2022 Roger N. Baldwin Medal of Liberty Award. Nominations are due by April 10. “For more than thirty years, the...

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