Mary Tacher Asylum, Editorials, Executive Director, Legal Director

Holston, Mansour: Don’t lose asylum-seekers in immigration overhaul

HRI’s Executive Director Bill Holston and Legal Director Chris Mansour recently wrote an editorial on asylum in the context of immigration reform for the Austin American-Statesman. U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and his colleagues on the Senate Judiciary Committee have scheduled the Senate’s first immigration reform hearing of 2013. This hearing …

Editorials, Guest Blogger

Guest Blogger: Justin Banta

There’s a kind of ethical trap in writing on human rights and forced migration. On the one hand, one feels compelled to define events in the starkest terms, identifying the most appalling cases to present in galvanizing prose with a clear call to action. On the other hand, it never …