March 15th, 2016
It can take years for victims to be ready to step forward and ask for help. When they do, the doors to justice should be open.
March 1st, 2016
The decision to deny asylum to a young gay man from Mexico undermines legal protections for vulnerable survivors.
November 4th, 2015
She found the courage to escape a lifetime of abuse, despite being born in one of the most dangerous countries in the world for women.
September 20th, 2014
“I want people to know there’s always light at the end of the tunnel — run, walk, hold someone’s hand if you need to.” This powerful message was part of the 2014 Houston Courageous Voice Honoree’s moving speech at the 2014 Houston Gala.
September 13th, 2011
For women and girls like Tahirih’s clients, it is not enough to have just any attorney. Their unique gender-based violence cases require attorneys who are well-versed in both sensitive cultural issues and the extremely complicated and often unexplored territory of gender-based immigration law.