Category: Press Releases

El Paso County Candidates Forum

El Paso County Candidates Forum

                                                     **CANDIDATES FORUM**   El Paso County Candidates Accountability Session October 12, 2010 El Paso Public Library (Main Auditorium)  5:30 – 7:30 p.m.       The Border Network for Human Rights, an...

09-21-10.Persecuted Mexican Journalists Speak Out

09-21-10.Persecuted Mexican Journalists Speak Out

PERSECUTED MEXICAN JOURNALISTS SPEAK OUT Press conference When: 12 p.m. Noon, TOMORROW Tuesday, Sept. 21st, 2010 Where: 2115 N. Piedras (BNHR offices) El Paso, TX 79930 El Paso, TX – Three exiled Mexican journalists...

Death row survivor coming to El Paso

Death row survivor coming to El Paso

  Contact: Gabriela Castañeda Border Network for Human Rights (915) 577-0724 gcastaneda@bnhr.org Date 9/17/10   DEATH ROW SURVIVOR COMES TO EL PASO Public invited to speaking event.   El Paso, TX – A man...

BNHR to hold protest during presidential visit

BNHR to hold protest during presidential visit

COMMUNITY MEMBERS HAVE ACTION DURING PRESIDENTIAL VISIT Bring Attention to Short-Sighted Border Enforcement Policies El Paso, TX –On the occasion of the President’s visit to Fort Bliss Tuesday, more than 100 community members will...

Human Rights Awards Dinner Tonight

Human Rights Awards Dinner Tonight

COUNTY COMMISSIONER VERONICA ESCOBAR TO RECEIVE HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD The Border Network for Human Rights’ Third Annual Award Dinner is Friday El Paso, TX – The Border Network for Human Rights, a 12-year-old community...

StoryCorps interviews BNHR members

StoryCorps interviews BNHR members

StoryCorps Historias is a project that records Latinos’ stories around the United States. The recordings are archived at the Library of Congress as cultural and historical documents and exerpts can be heard on National...

Aug. 12, 2010: Protest at Border Security Conference

Aug. 12, 2010: Protest at Border Security Conference

Contact: Louie Gilot, Policy Director, Border Network for Human Rights, (915) 274-0541, lgilot@bnhr.org August 12, 2010 COMMUNITY MEMBERS PROTEST BORDER SECURITY CONFERENCE ‘Security Without Community is Not Security’ El Paso, TX –Fifty community members...