Category: On the Homefront – the HSDL Blog

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State of Human Rights Around the World

In compliance with the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, the State Department conducts annual evaluations of more than 200 countries around the world to submit to Congress. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has recently transmitted the Department’s Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2016 as one of his early acts...

Secretary of Homeland Security: Memoranda on the Implementation of Recent Border Security and Interior Enforcement Executive Orders

On February 21, 2017, Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly issued two memoranda to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in an effort to provide additional guidance on recent Executive Orders regarding border security and immigration law enforcement. The first memorandum implements the Executive Order titled “Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior...