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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

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
12/07/2017 - 08:23 Sessions Outlines Measures that Threaten Fairness in Immigration Court
11/28/2017 - 16:59 Khattala Convicted of Terrorism in U.S. Federal Court
11/21/2017 - 10:54 Admin Ends Protective Status for Haitians
11/16/2017 - 11:43 Defense Authorization Takes Important Steps Toward Oversight & Transparency in Counterterrorism Operations
11/16/2017 - 11:23 Human Rights First Awarded Funding From Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund
11/14/2017 - 15:46 Steven Bradbury, Despite Role in Torture Program, Passes Senate Confirmation
11/11/2017 - 09:27 Veterans for American Ideals Launches New Multimedia Storytelling Project Featuring Refugees, #WhatIFoughtFor
11/08/2017 - 15:28 Senators Urge Trump Administration to Investigate Reported Persecution of Azerbaijan's LGBT Community
11/06/2017 - 13:41 Tillerson Urged to Condemn Persecution of LGBT Community in Egypt
11/01/2017 - 14:56 Statement from Former Commandant of Marine Corps on Sending NY Suspect to Guantanamo
10/31/2017 - 13:19 DHS Changes Policy for Immigrants Held in Limbo for Terrorism-Related Bars
10/31/2017 - 11:25 Bipartisan Senate Resolution on Chechnya Passes in Senate
10/30/2017 - 12:48 As Administration Testifies on War Authorization, Congress Urged to Set Meaningful Limits
10/26/2017 - 18:36 Tillerson Urged to Condemn Proposed Egyptian Law Criminalizing Homosexuality
10/25/2017 - 15:17 Administration Unveils Discriminatory, Unnecessary Refugee Vetting
10/24/2017 - 14:45 Raids in Belarus, Death in Chechnya Continue Alarming Assault on LGBT Community