Category: Press Releases

BNHR Statement for International Human Rights Day

BNHR Statement for International Human Rights Day

December 10, 2013 A Vision of Human Rights for the Borderlands and the Promise for a Better America El Paso, TX – Sixty five years ago the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was made...

BNHR Expands Campaign to Document Abuse of Authority

BNHR Expands Campaign to Document Abuse of Authority

December 6, 2013 Documentation Efforts will focus on Alleged Abuses Committed by Border Patrol, ICE, Customs, State Troopers, Police and Sheriff Departments of our Border Region El Paso/Southern New Mexico – Dozens of trained...

Piden una reforma migratoria justa en Las Cruces, NM

Piden una reforma migratoria justa en Las Cruces, NM

Armando Vela/El Diario de El Paso Perla Chaparro, El Diario de El Paso– Cerca 500 personas en conjunto con grupos pro derechos de inmigrantes marcharon en Las Cruces, Nuevo México como parte de la...

Press Advisory: Border Communities Join National Action for Citizenship and Against Militarization

Press Advisory: Border Communities Join National Action for Citizenship and Against Militarization

For Immediate Release: September 30, 2013 El Paso TX – Southern New Mexico The Border Network for Human Rights (BNHR), a human rights organization in El Paso TX and Southern New Mexico with more...

33 ‘Dreamers’ detained at Texas border crossing, activist says

33 ‘Dreamers’ detained at Texas border crossing, activist says

Photo by Christopher Sherman / Associated Press / September 30, 2013 Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times–An update to our Q&A posted earlier about a group of undocumented youths attempting to cross the U.S. border...