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CBP Meeting in Brownsville December 2009

CBP Meeting in Brownsville December 2009

On December 11, the Border Network organized a working meeting between border stakeholders and high-ranking officials from Customs and Border Protection in Brownsville. The 40 or so participants, including CBP Chief of Staff Marco...

Rally December 2009

Rally December 2009

The Border Network for Human Rights welcomed the introduction of Rep. Luis Gutierrez’s comprehensive immigration reform bill -called CIR-ASAP- with a rally at San Jacinto Plaza December 15, 2009. Speakers such as El Paso...

RITA in DC October 2009

RITA in DC October 2009

Members of Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance from all parts of Texas including El Paso traveled to Washington, D.C., on October 13, 2009, to educate elected officials about the need for comprehensive immigration reform....

Staffing changes

Staffing changes

The Border Network for Human Rights is happy to announced two personnel changes. Community Organizing Director Martina Morales will now also be Assistant Executive Director in training. Miguel Miranda, Coordinator for the Montana Vista...

U.S.-Mexico Border reports: 2000-2005

U.S.-Mexico Border reports: 2000-2005

The Border Network for Human Rights has coordinated community-based campaigns to document cases of law enforcement misconduct.  Local residents were trained as Rights Promoters on how to identify and document law enforcement abuse.  More...

Q&A on the Texas Convention

Q&A on the Texas Convention

To register for the Texas Convention, February 20 in Austin, click here. What is the Texas Convention for Immigrant Integration? The Texas Convention will be a historic moment when hundreds of Texas immigrant families,...

The Border Network meets with CBP in San Diego

The Border Network meets with CBP in San Diego

CBP TOP OFFICIALS AND BORDER COMMUNITY GROUPS ENGAGE IN TWO-DAY MEETING IN SAN DIEGO San Diego; January 22, 2010—CBP Chief of Staff Marco Lopez, other CBP officials and representatives from more than a dozen border...