What's Going On
Hate crimes in the U.S. have seen a sharp increase and significant gaps in data impede the US Government's full understanding of the scope of the threat.
Where It's Happening
What We're Doing
Among human rights groups in the United States, we're leading the effort to ensure that the U.S. government makes addressing hate crimes, law enforcement response to hate crimes, and hate crimes data gaps, a domestic policy priority.
Join the Work
Yates Testifies on Extremist Threat to Americans and Democracy
With New Hires, Human Rights First Builds Out Program on Extremism
Human Rights First Commends D.C. Attorney General for Suing Those Responsible for Jan. 6 Insurrection
Charlottesville Verdict a Win for Human Rights
Human Rights First Calls on Social Media Companies to Invest in Anti-Extremism After Wray Testimony in Senate
Deadly Racist Extremism is Fostered Online, Buffalo Shooting Makes Clear