Letter

Human Rights First Urges Canada, U.K., to Join Global Magnitsky Sanctions Against Chinese Officials Responsible for Violating the Rights of Uyghurs

August 18, 2020

 

August 18, 2020

Dear Minister Champagne, Secretary Mnuchin, Secretary Pompeo, and Foreign Secretary Raab,

We, the 71 undersigned organizations dedicated to the promotion of…

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Comment on Proposed Security Bars and Processing

August 10, 2020

August 10, 2020

Human Rights First submits these comments in response to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Department of Justice (DOJ) Executive Office…

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Michael Breen on the proposed June 15th Asylum Regulation

July 9, 2020

RE: EOIR Docket No. 18-0002, Proposed Rulemaking: Procedures for Asylum and Withholding of Removal; Credible Fear and Reasonable Fear Review

Dear Attorney General Barr, Director…

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CBP Blocking “Migrant Protection Protocols” Fear Screenings

June 20, 2020

Dear Acting Secretary Wolf and Acting Commissioner Morgan:

We write to express our urgent concern that Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and Border Patrol…

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Support for the bipartisan, bicameral “Protecting Human Rights During Pandemic Act”

June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020

As non-governmental organizations that work to protect human rights and rule of law-based governance, we write to express our support for the…

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Indefinite Suspension of Protections for Asylum Seekers and Unaccompanied Children Under May 19, 2020 Order by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

May 27, 2020

May 27, 2020

Dear Acting Secretary Wolf and Director Redfield:

Our 262 legal, faith-based, humanitarian, human rights, and community organizations, many of which advocate on…

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Public Health Measures to Safely Manage Asylum Seekers and Children at the Border

May 15, 2020

The United States has the ability to both safeguard public health in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis and safeguard the lives of families, adults,…

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Comment on Interim Final Rule: Suspension of Introduction of Persons Into United States

April 23, 2020

April 23, 2020

On March 20, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued…

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