Press Release – U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
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Press Release – U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

Press Release – For Immediate Release Texas-Mexico Border Wall Issues Under Consideration at 82ndSession (11 February to 1 March 2013) UN CERD Brownsville, Texas – February 25, 2013 – A petition from the Texas-Mexico Border Wall region to the U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), Early Warning and Urgent Action Procedures is … Continue reading

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Indigenous leaders and faculty of the Human Rights Clinic, School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and Indigenous Studies at the University of British Columbia Okanagan will give public statements and discuss the international and Indigenous law analysis of the Texas-Mexico Border Wall

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (en Ingles y Espanol)     Media Advisory   May 29, 2012   Indigenous leaders and faculty of the Human Rights Clinic, School of Law, University of Texas at Austin and  Indigenous Studies at the University of British Columbia Okanagan will give public statements and discuss the international and Indigenous law analysis … Continue reading

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LAW-Defense, UT School of Law Human Rights Clinic, and UBCO Professor Partner on U.N. CERD Submission | Expose Increased U.S. Human Rights Violations along Texas-Mexico Border Wall

(El Calaboz, TX) On May 10, 2012, in another historic move, the Human Rights Clinic, School of Law, at the University of Texas at Austin, in collaboration with Dr. Margo Tamez (Lipan Apache Band of Texas; Faculty of Indigenous Studies at the University of British Columbia Okanagan), and alongside the Lipan Apache Women Defense (LAW-Defense), … Continue reading