The Texan Voice

The Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance, or RITA, was formed in 2009 to provide a Texan voice on immigration. RITA is an alliance made up of thousands of Texans, each believing that the U.S....

Keeping families together

More than 800 families are members of Border Network in West Texas and Southern New Mexico. Often, families living on the border have mixed immigration statuses. Border Network works to educate these families about...

Deportation Process in Turmoil, Say Texas Human Rights Advocates

Deportation Process in Turmoil, Say Texas Human Rights Advocates

EL PASO, Texas – Immigrant families and their supporters rallied in El Paso on Tuesday to call attention to what they describe as a “deadly combination”: U.S. deportation practices and Mexican cartel-related violence. Yanet...

El proceso de deportacion, confuso: abogados de Derechos Humanos en Texas

El proceso de deportacion, confuso: abogados de Derechos Humanos en Texas

EL PASO, Texas – Familias de inmigrantes y sus simpatizantes se manifestaron este martes en El Paso para llamar la atención hacia lo que describen como una “combinación fatal”: las prácticas de deportación estadounidenses...

BNHR Remembers Immigrants Lost To Violence On Dia De Los Muertos

BNHR Remembers Immigrants Lost To Violence On Dia De Los Muertos

(EL PASO, Texas) — On Tuesday, BNHR members shared stories of loved ones lost and demanded justice from the U.S. and Mexican governments. Deportations under Barack Obama have continued at a record-breaking pace. And...

Texas Latino Leader Leaves Republican Party

Texas Latino Leader Leaves Republican Party

Peter Malof, Public News Service – TX   KATY, Texas – The Texas director of the nation’s largest Latino Republican organization abandoned his party this week. Lauro Garza remains a staunch conservative, but says...

Defensores de la reforma migratoria: es hora de jugar a la ofensiva

Defensores de la reforma migratoria: es hora de jugar a la ofensiva

Texas Public News Service EL PASO, Texas – Se espera que esta tarde en El Paso cientos de residentes de comunidades fronterizas busquen lograr el compromiso de los congresistas clave con la reforma migratoria....