Search Results

News
Vice President Joe Biden                              The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC 20500             RE: Human Rights Situation in Serbia  Dear Vice President Biden…
News
May 15, 2015 Vote “NO” on Final Passage of the NDAA Dear Representative: The undersigned human rights, civil liberties, national security, and religious organizations write to strongly urge you to vote “no” on final…
News
November 15, 2013 Dear Senator: The undersigned human rights and civil liberties groups strongly urge you to support the Guantanamo Bay detainee transfer provisions included in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal…
News

Letter to Members of the New York State Legislature

With the New York State legislative session scheduled to end on June 20, 2013, Human Rights Watch urges Republican Senate Leader Dean Skelos to schedule a vote on the Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act, and further urges the New York State Legislature…
News
President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington DC, 20500 Re: Concern about hunger strike and stalled efforts to close the detention facility at Guantánamo Dear President Obama…
News

Letter to President Barack Obama

Human Rights Watch and 27 other organizations sent a letter to US President Barack Obama today, urging him to veto the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2013 if it impedes his ability to transfer detainees out of Guantanamo Bay. The text of the…
News
On May 18, Governor Robert Bentley signed HB 658 into law, despite expressing concerns about the amended version of the Beason-Hammon Alabama Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act. One dangerous new provision calls for an online public database listing…