Author: Border Network for Human Rights

Day of the Dead 2009

Day of the Dead 2009

Every year on the Day of the Dead, the Border Network honors the migrants who perished while crossing the border in pursuit of the American Dream, or just jobs to feed their families. These...

2006 Migrant Deaths report

2006 Migrant Deaths report

Immigrant advocates and human rights workers along the border have reported a drastic increase in migrant deaths since the inception of border enforcement strategies. Since 1994, the number of reported border deaths has exceeded...

2009 Abuse Documentation Campaign Report

2009 Abuse Documentation Campaign Report

It has been 10 years since we first started to record testimonials of police abuse in the community. Looking back now, we can see that our practice of educating the community about civil rights...

Austin Convention

Austin Convention

Immigrants in Texas represent 16 percent of the population, more than the national average of 12.5 percent. These men, women and children may not have been born in Texas, but they are proud Texans...

Save the date for the Austin Convention: February 20!

Save the date for the Austin Convention: February 20!

Contacts: Adriana Cadena RITA Coordinator RITA (Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance) (915) 253-2262, acadena@bnhr.org Louie Gilot Communications Director Border Network for Human Rights (915) 274-0541, lgilot@bnhr.org **Save The Date: February 20, 2010** TEXAS CONVENTION...