Last updated on: 3/3/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Human Rights Watch (HRW) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position Found as of Sep. 7, 2007

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Description:

“Human Rights Watch is the largest human rights organization based in the United States. Human Rights Watch researchers conduct fact-finding investigations into human rights abuses in all regions of the world. Human Rights Watch then publishes those findings in dozens of books and reports every year, generating extensive coverage in local and international media.”

“About HRW,” HRW website (accessed June 21, 2007)

Mission:

“Human Rights Watch believes that international standards of human rights apply to all people equally, and that sharp vigilance and timely protest can prevent the tragedies of the twentieth century from recurring. At Human Rights Watch, we remain convinced that progress can be made when people of good will organize themselves to make it happen.”

“About HRW,” HRW website (accessed June 21, 2007)

Other:
Nonprofit organization