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Human Rights First

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On human rights, the United States must be a beacon. Activists fighting for freedom around the globe continue to look to our country for inspiration and count on us for support. Upholding human rights is not only a moral obligation; it’s a vital national interest: America is strongest when our policies and actions match our values.

Human Rights First press release, blog etc

02/16/2018 - 09:17 Nashiri Military Commission Case Indefinitely Suspended
02/13/2018 - 12:54 Secure and Succeed Act Holds Dreamers Hostage, Punishes Asylum Seekers
02/09/2018 - 13:40 Human Rights First Tours New Jersey Immigration Detention Facilities
01/31/2018 - 13:46 New Guidelines for Asylum Processing Will Harm Refugees Stuck in the Backlog
01/26/2018 - 17:39 International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the Trump Administration
01/26/2018 - 15:23 Trump to Sign Order Keeping Guantanamo Open
01/26/2018 - 14:14 Administrative Holds DACA Hostage to Undermine Asylum, Refugee System
01/25/2018 - 14:56 Tillerson Urged to Raise Threats to Rule of Law on Poland Trip
01/25/2018 - 14:46 Hungarian Church Cancels Plans to Honor Nazi Ally on Holocaust Remembrance Day
01/23/2018 - 13:41 Administration Urged to Resume Processing Refugees as 90-Day Ban Expires
01/18/2018 - 15:47 Report Documents Administrations Shameful Criminal Prosecution of Asylum Seekers at Border
01/18/2018 - 15:29 Ahead of Egypt Trip, Pence Urged to Press on Terrorism, Persecution of Christians and LGBT Community
01/16/2018 - 13:45 DOJ Report Omits Data, Undermines Federal Courts, and Demonizes Immigrants
12/22/2017 - 04:43 Human Rights First Welcomes Initial Global Magnitsky Sanctions Designations and Calls for Additional Accountability
12/20/2017 - 11:44 Magnitsky Sanctions Hold Chechen Human Rights Abusers Accountable
12/15/2017 - 12:19 State Dept. Urged to Press Poland on Judicial Reform Law
12/10/2017 - 08:48 Massimino Statement on Human Rights Day
12/10/2017 - 06:46 New Report Reveals Ukraine at Crossroads on Corruption, Human Rights