CVT In the News
CVT Executive Director Curt Goering again calls for comprehensive immigration reform to protect torture survivors.
CVT is among several human rights organizations who signed a letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel urging him to end the force-feeding of competent hunger-striking prisoners in Guantánamo Bay.
Source: The Miami Herald
CVT International Services Clinical Advisor Erin Morgan talks about the Cleveland kidnapping victims and their recovery from this ordeal.
Source: Pioneer Press
CVT International Services Clinical Advisor Erin Morgan is quoted in an article about the Cleveland kidnapping victims and how they recover.
Source: The Christian Science Monitor
CVT Executive Director Curt Goering writes a letter to the editor of The Virginian-Pilot applauding the newspaper for its editorial equating so-called “enhanced interrogation techniques” with torture.
Source: The Virginian-Pilot
CVT Executive Director Curt Goering’s reflections on the 25th anniversary of the United States signing the UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment or Punishment.
Source: The Huffington Post
Citing the impact the current immigration detention experience may have on torture survivors, CVT Executive Director Curt Goering writes a letter to the editor of The New York Times urging Congress and President Obama to not forget deserving torture survivors in comprehensive immigration reform legislation.
Source: The New York Times
CVT and other human rights organizations raise concerns about the possible promotion of CIA employee reportedly involved in the agency's torture program.
Source: Foreign Policy Passport blog
During his recent trip to Kenya, U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison visited CVT's healing project in Nairobi.
Source: St. Louis Park Patch
U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison recently visited CVT’s Nairobi healing site. He met with CVT Nairobi to learn firsthand how CVT provides mental health and physical therapy care to urban refugees who have fled war, conflicts and persecution and are now rebuilding their lives in Nairobi.
Source: Office of U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison
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