Border Communities Commemorate Border Brutality, Reaffirm Struggle for Justice

Border Communities Commemorate Border Brutality, Reaffirm Struggle for Justice

Arizona border communities stand with the families of Jose Gutierrez, Carlos La Madrid and Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez Tucson, AZ: Border residents from Tucson, Arizona are rallying Monday to support the family of Jose Gutierrez who continues to denounce the brutal beating he endured 4 years ago at the hands of 11  Customs and Border […]

For migrants in Arizona who call 911, it’s Border Patrol on the line

For migrants in Arizona who call 911, it’s Border Patrol on the line

by Puck Lo Critics say system of transferring emergency calls to border agents may contribute to needless deaths TUCSON, Ariz. — Ely Ortiz, 42, spends many of his weekends combing Arizona’s sprawling deserts on foot, searching for people whom 911 rescue workers didn’t, or won’t, look for: lost and distressed undocumented migrants making the perilous […]

Take Action With Us Today On Social Media To Take a Stance Against Secure The Border First Act

Take Action With Us Today On Social Media To Take a Stance Against Secure The Border First Act

Senator Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) has introduced the Secure the Border First Act (S.208), which would worsen the lives of tens of millions of people living in border communities. The bill proposes to nullify 100 years of environmental protections for public lands, vastly expands drone surveillance, and continues to give unchecked power to Customs and Border […]

Community Demands Answers in Police Killing of Undocumented Texas Man

Community Demands Answers in Police Killing of Undocumented Texas Man

By Candice Bernd, Truthout “Are you going to kill me?” That was the last thing Rubén García Villalpando reportedly asked Grapevine, Texas, Police Officer Robert Clark before Clark answered his question – in the affirmative. According to witnesses, García Villalpando had his hands up when Clark shot him twice, February 20, in Euless, Texas – a […]