border wall / Criminalizaton of Human Rights Defenders / DECLARATION ON RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES / Decolonization / Dispossession / LIPAN APACHE El Calaboz Rancheria / TEXAS / U.S. Social Forum

LIPAN APACHE EL CALABOZ LEADERS TO U.S. SOCIAL FORUM

STATEMENT OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF THE TEXAS-MEXICO BORDER,LOWER RIO GRANDE RIVER, EL CALABOZ RANCHERÍA,TO THE U.S. SOCIAL FORUM (2010) REPRESENTATIVES Greetings! The Lipan Apache Women Defense (LAW-Defense), an Indigenous Peoples Organization (IPO), established in 2007, and a Texas-Mexico border human rights working group, co-founded by Eloisa Garcia Tamez and Margo Tamez, is located in the … Continue reading

Arizona Border / Criminalizaton of Human Rights Defenders / Human Rights Crisis / Humarn Rights / Mexico / Migrant Deaths / U.S.-Mexico border / United States / WATER

US-MEXICO Border: Human Rights and the State

US-MEXICO: Humanitarian Aid Criminalised at the Border ARIVACA, Arizona — Humanitarian aid groups trying to avert migrant deaths on the U.S- Mexico border are facing increased roadblocks in their mission. The hazards are not connected to a spike in drug cartels’ violence, but rather restrictions from the federal government. By Valeria Fernández, IPS Transporting a … Continue reading