Basic human dignity is the crux of human rights.  International human rights mechanisms such as the United Nations treaty bodies and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights at the Organization of American States, are critical to the protection of such rights.

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Justice Roundtable
Jul 20, 2018

Criminal Justice Reform Advocates to Hold Forum on July 25 to Discuss Clemency in the Trump Era, Featuring Commutation Recipient Alice Johnson & Bipartisan Clemency Advocates
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The New York Times
Jul 13, 2018

I Know What Incarceration Does to Families. It Happened to Mine.
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LA Times
Jul 10, 2018

Some migrant children are reunited with parents as Trump administration misses court deadline

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