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Report | August 31, 2010
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On September 16, 2007, Blackwater Worldwide (now Xe) private security contractors working for the U.S. Department of State killed 17 unarmed civilians and wounded 24 more in an unprovoked incident in...
Issue Brief | July 31, 2010
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The U.S. detention system for asylum seekers lacks necessary safeguards, including access to prompt court review, to prevent detention from being arbitrary within the meaning of Article 9 of the...
Testimony | July 21, 2010
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Human Rights First testimony about the Iraqi refugee crisis before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe on July 22, 2010. Download
Testimony | June 17, 2010
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Testimony for hearing on "Are Private Security Contractors Performing Inherently Government Functions?" on June 18, 2010.  Download
Opinions | June 14, 2010
Op-ed by Retired Marines Generals Charles C. Krulak and Joseph P. Hoar. We've faced many tough enemies on the battlefield, but a new threat is stalking the homeland: Fear itself. ...
Opinions | June 06, 2010
Op-ed by Brigadier General David R. Irvine, USA (Ret.). In Utah, two Republican candidates for the open U.S. Senate seat held by Bob Bennett are outdoing each other with tough-on-terror...
Opinions | June 01, 2010
Op-ed by Retired Marines Generals Charles C. Krulak and Joseph P. Hoar.   Pennsylvania's primary election captured the nation's attention as a bellwether for November's midterm vote. For...
Report | May 31, 2010
Habeas is working. The judges of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia have ably responded to the Supreme Court’s call to review the detention of individuals at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba...