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Opinions | October 26, 2011
Op-ed by Brigadier General David R. Irvine, USA (Ret.). Tucked into the sizable fiscal 2012 defense bill are stealth provisions that, taken together, represent the most radical change of...
Audio | October 18, 2011
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In this special edition of FirstCast, we feature the voices of two brave women who have been detained the longest in Bahrain in connection to the crackdown of pro-democracy advocates....
Audio | October 08, 2011
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In this audio file we discuss Russia's selective enforcement of it's anti-extremist laws. The Russian Federation has experienced a dramatic upsurge in violent hate crimes over the past decade....
Report | October 05, 2011
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Two years ago, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) committed to transform the U.S. immigration detention system by shifting it away from its...
Audio | September 12, 2011
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  On this 10th anniversary of 9/11, we remember the nearly 3,000 victims of the terrorist attacks and the brave men and women who have died in the line of duty since that terrible...
Factsheet | August 31, 2011
As the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) moved from the House to the Senate a growing chorus of opposition emerged regarding the bill’s detainee provisions. The final bill did not fix...
Audio | August 02, 2011
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In the aftermath of the attacks in Norway, this audio file features Human Rights First's Tad Stahnke who discusses the importance of promoting respect for religious differences...
Audio | July 24, 2011
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Interestingly, just since President Obama took office, the number of detainees in custody, who are without due process, has more than tripled. Human Rights First's Daphne Eviatar and Gabor Rona...