Audio & Video

Below is a selection of audio and video about HRI.

Against All Odds: Luis Graduates

After having his throat cut and being stabbed in the abdomen, no one imagined Luis would make it this far.

Tell Me Your Darkest Secret: A Social Experiment

The United Nations International Day In Support of Victims of Torture is June 26th. HRI stands in support of asylum-seekers and immigrants who have survived torture and other human rights abuses. On average an abused immigrant has to retell the details of their trauma 30 times to various different strangers. Say no to torture.

Stop SB4

National Freedom Day 2017

Art & Seek’s Hady Mawajdeh on NPR’s Here & Now: Telling the stories of Asylum Seeker Through Art. 

It’s Pro Bono Week 2016! Thank You!

Celebrating HRI Client, Hawa!

North Texas Giving Day 2016

Celebrating July 4th, 2013, our Executive Director Bill Holston was interviewed by KERA about immigrants, freedom, and independence.  Please click here to listen to his commentary and to view the transcribed speech.


In March 2012, our Executive Director Bill Holston and Legal Director Chris Mansour were interviewed by Krys Boyd for her show “Think” on NPR. They discussed the challenges for immigrants applying for asylum and options for indigent women and children fleeing their abusers. Please click here to listen to their segment.


2012 Angel of Freedom Awards

Words from a HRI asylum client