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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

10/09/2017 - 10:03 Administration Immigration Principles Extreme Attempt to Shut Out Refugees
10/05/2017 - 11:50 State Department Urged to Press Duda to Veto Harmful Legislation, Protect Polish NGOs
10/05/2017 - 11:09 Bipartisan Senate Resolution on Chechnya Passes Unanimously
10/05/2017 - 10:50 Senate Urged to Press Brownback to Clarify Remarks on Religious Persecution of LGBT People
10/03/2017 - 19:01 French National Assembly Approves Discriminatory Counterterrorism Bill
10/03/2017 - 13:13 Tillerson Urged to Condemn Persecution of LGBT Community in Azerbaijan
09/29/2017 - 13:01 New Report Analyzes Increased Parole Denial of Asylum Seekers Under Trump Admin
09/27/2017 - 16:10 United States to Admit All-Time Low Number of Refugees in 2018
09/25/2017 - 12:05 Protector of Vulnerable Migrants and Refugees to Receive 2017 Human Rights First Award
09/25/2017 - 12:03 Supreme Court Urged to Hear Refugee Ban Arguments
09/19/2017 - 17:51 New Report Estimates Nearly 25 Million Victims of Trafficking Worldwide
09/19/2017 - 16:44 Human Rights First, Veterans Organizations, File Amicus Brief in Refugee Ban Case
09/19/2017 - 10:31 Response to Trump Refugee Claims at U.N.
09/15/2017 - 17:31 The Handmaids Tale to Receive Lumet Award for Integrity in Entertainment
09/14/2017 - 14:50 State Department Urged to Take Action in Russian, Chechen Rights Abuses
09/14/2017 - 11:09 Hooper Testifies on Russian Disinformation Efforts in United States, Europe
09/14/2017 - 10:29 House Legislation Would Target Gang Victims Seeking Asylum
09/13/2017 - 17:46 Senate Debates War Authorization