Human Rights At Home

At the University of Washington Center for Human Rights, our research team is examining the human rights implications of contemporary immigration enforcement in Washington state.

At a time of heightened concern about immigrant rights, it is more important than ever to understand the policies our government has implemented at the local, state, and federal level to handle immigration, and to examine the effects of these policies on the lives and liberties of all Washingtonians.

Read our most recent reports regarding this initiative:

“I’m Betting My Life On It”: Prof. Gunnar Almgren on Health Care Reform

September 12, 2017

"Health Care as a Right of Citizenship: The Continuing Evolution of Reform" by Gunnar Almgren

Celebrating Farmworker Victories, Organizing for Ongoing Struggles

August 4, 2017

Jessica Ramirez marches for farmworkers' rights in Burlington, Washington.