Category: Successes

March for Truth

Why We “Marched For Truth”

“President Donald Trump has spent the last two years ramping up his racist rhetoric about border communities with no knowledge of what goes on the ground. He has created an imaginary crisis in a...

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Human Rights from the Bottom Up

As the US abandons its global humanitarian commitments, activists re-imagine them at the southern border. By Joel Pruce. Far from the plodding bureaucracy of the United Nations, activists on the US-Mexico border are redefining what...

Border Stakeholders

Border Stakeholders

Giving the border a voice from San Diego to Brownsville In December 2009 and January 2010, the Border Network for Human Rights (BNHR) organized two working meetings between border stakeholders, including community organizations, and...

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Putting the border back in the national debate over immigration reform Comprehensive immigration reform did not always include provisions for sensible border enforcement. Rather, legislators focused solely on interior enforcement. To the extent that...