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Boletín del fin del año 2015

Posted December 22, 2015 by Derechos Humanos

Boletín del fin del año 2015

Estimado colaborador de la Coalición de Derechos Humanos, Gracias a su apoyo y al duro trabajo de todos nuestros dedicados voluntarios, podemos mirar al 2015 con orgullo. Este año fue uno importante pero también desafiante, aunque una cosa es cierta:
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End of the Year Newsletter, 2015

Posted December 22, 2015 by Derechos Humanos

End of the Year Newsletter, 2015

Dear Coalición de Derechos Humanos Supporter, Thanks to your support and the hard work of all of our dedicated volunteers, we can look back on 2015 with pride. This year was an important yet challenging one, but one thing is
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Para su Publicación Inmediata

Posted October 30, 2015 by Derechos Humanos

Para su Publicación Inmediata

Media Contact:                                      Amanda Garces Phone: 520:333:8864 Email address: Coalicion@derechoshumanosaz.net Quinceavo Peregrinaje Anual del Día de los Muertos en Honor a las Miles de Vidas Perdidas en la Frontera de Arizona y Sonora Tucson—October 30th, 2015 Por decimoquinto año consecutivo, Derechos
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2014 End-of-the-Year Newsletter

Posted December 29, 2014 by Derechos Humanos

2014 End-of-the-Year Newsletter

      Dear Coalición de Derechos Humanos Community Supporter,
You made 2014 a successful year, and I want to share with you all that we have accomplished together!  I want to emphasize that we wouldn’t have been able to
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Remembering the Dead

Posted October 28, 2014 by Derechos Humanos

Remembering the Dead

Remembering the Dead El Día de los Muertos: Our Community Continues to Honor Migrant Lives Lost For thirteen years now, Derechos Humanos has been uniting the community in our annual Day of the Dead Pilgrimage to honor all of those
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End Abuses of Unaccompanied Children

Posted June 13, 2014 by Derechos Humanos

End Abuses of Unaccompanied Children

Derechos Humanos Statement:   End abuses of unaccompanied children For Immediate release: 6/13/14 In recent weeks, the influx of unaccompanied immigrant children arriving to the United States has constantly been in news headlines. This ongoing humanitarian crisis highlights continuing   and longstanding
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THANK YOU! from Derechos Humanos

Posted March 6, 2013 by Derechos Humanos

THANK YOU! from Derechos Humanos

March 4, 2013 Dear friends and supporters, Mil Gracias! We called on you-friends, allies, and our community, and YOU answered. In February, due to our dire financial straits, we wrote to you, letting you know that unless we raised $7,000
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Urgent Appeal from Derechos Humanos

Posted February 15, 2013 by Derechos Humanos

Urgent Appeal from Derechos Humanos

February 8, 2013 Dear Immigrant Justice Supporter, Coalición de Derechos Humanos is nearly out of money. We must raise $7,000 by the end of February. Unless you, and others like you in the community, can give generously within the next
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Press Conference:Border Patrol Abuse Must Stop!

Posted July 22, 2012 by Derechos Humanos

Press Conference:Border Patrol Abuse Must Stop!

Border Patrol Abuse Must Stop! PBS Documentary Demonstrates an Agency Out of Control PRESS CONFERENCE Monday, July 23, 2012 12:00pm Southside Presbyterian Church 317 W. 23rd Street Tucson, Arizona Tucson-Tucson and Southern Arizona communities will come together on Monday, July
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Protest June 25th – Repeal of SB1070

Posted June 25, 2012 by Derechos Humanos

Protest June 25th – Repeal of SB1070

ACTION ALERT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! TODAY June 25th 2012 !!!!!  Tucson Community Members Demand a Repeal of SB1070: Affirm the Principle that if a Law is Unjust, Our Duty is Resistance!   Press Conference TODAY Monday June 25th 2012 At: 1pm @ Arizona
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Migrant Trail 2012

Posted May 23, 2012 by Derechos Humanos

Migrant Trail 2012

The Migrant Trail: We Walk for Life ——————— May 28-June 3, 2012
A 75 mile walk from Sásabe, Sonora, MX to Tucson, AZ The precarious reality of our borderlands calls us to walk.  We are a spiritually diverse, multi-cultural group

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Border Patrol in the Hospital?

Posted February 23, 2012 by Derechos Humanos

Border Patrol in the Hospital?

Derechos Humanos is currently documenting cases of Border Patrol presence in Tucson hospitals.  We have had repeated reports of incidents that have involved the Border Patrol entering hospitals, handcuffing patients to beds, enter maternity wards, and having a consistent presence
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DRUM and Vamos Unidos Delegation

Posted August 11, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

DRUM and Vamos Unidos Delegation

Derechos Humanos would like to invite all of our Tucson friends and allies to join us in welcoming the members of the Border Solidarity delegation.     Conveners of the delegation are the New York- based DRUM (Desis Rising Up and
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Community Potluck

Posted August 4, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Community Potluck

Coalición de Derechos Humanos & the Tucson New Priorities Network invite you to a Community Potluck Friday, August 26, 2011 6:30 pm Armory Park 220 S. 5th Avenue, Tucson, AZ Join Derechos Humanos and the Tucson New Priorities Network for
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Community Potluck

Posted July 12, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Community Potluck

Coalición de Derechos Humanos & Alliance for Global Justice Invite you to a: Community Potluck International Report Backs from Honduras, Colombia, and Switzerland   Friday July 22, 2011 6:30pm Armory Park 220 S. 5th Avenue Tucson, AZ Join Derechos Humanos and
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Naturalization Fair

Posted July 12, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Naturalization Fair

Derechos Humanos with American Immigration Lawyers’ Association and Immigration Law Student Association invite you to a Naturalization Fair Saturday, August 20, 2011 10:00am- 2:00pm Most Holy Trinity Parish 1300 N. Greasewood, Tucson, AZ Necessary requirements to submit your application include:
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Support of the AZ Boycott

Posted May 6, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Support of the AZ Boycott

An Open Letter to Our Social Justice Allies: We Must Continue to Stand Strong in Support of the AZ Boycott! Recent Events Highlight the Importance of Unity and Perseverance We call upon our friends and allies in the social justice
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MIlitary Recruitment

Posted April 13, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

MIlitary Recruitment

Please distribute widely! Coalición de Derechos Humanos & Tucson Veterans for Peace invite you to a: Community Potluck: What You Should Know About Military Recruitment Friday, April 15, 2011 6:30pm Armory Park 220 S. 5th Avenue Join Derechos Humanos and
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Justice for Carlos Lamadrid!

Posted April 5, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Justice for Carlos Lamadrid!

For Immediate Release April 5, 2011 Contact:  Derechos Humanos: 520.770.1373
Press Conference Justice for Carlos Lamadrid Southern Arizona Communities Outraged by Another Shooting Death by Border Patrol Friday, April 8, 2011 4:00 pm Federal Building Tucson, AZ     Tucson-Southern
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Consuelo Walk/Run

Posted March 25, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Consuelo Walk/Run

Please help spread the word about this walk/run to raise awareness about cancer and support the Consuelo Aguilar scholarship! Walk/Run for Consuelo Aguilar Scholarship Sunday, April 3, 2011 7:30am Please see the MAS website for map of the run and
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Fight Back Fridays!

Posted March 25, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Fight Back Fridays!

ACTION ALERT!! Spread the word!! FIGHT BACK FRIDAYS!   Fridays 4pm State Building NW corner of Congress and Granada Tucson, Arizona State Senator Russell Pearce and other AZ lawmakers have introduced a barrage of draconian bills that attacks ALL Arizonans,
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Precious Knowledge

Posted March 22, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Precious Knowledge

Spread the word!  Support the struggle of some of the strongest warriors in our community! Free Screening of Precious Knowledge Thursday, March 24th 7pm Doors open at 6pm Watch the trailer here  
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End the War on the Border

Posted March 17, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

End the War on the Border

There will be a Border Justice contingent of groups who are working the war that has been declared on the southwest border– look for the “End the War on the Border” banner– bring signs, flags, banners, etc. Let’s represent! ———————–
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Scapegoating Migrants and Muslims

Posted March 14, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Scapegoating Migrants and Muslims

Monday, March 14, 2011 7:00 – 8:30pm Most Holy Trinity Parish, Guadalupe Hall 1300 N. Greasewood Tucson, AZ Speakers: George Dardess, former professor at Tufts University reads the Qur’an in Arabic and has given talks and workshops on Islam and
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An Evening with Hatem Abudayyeh

Posted March 14, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

An Evening with Hatem Abudayyeh

Derechos Humanos and the Tucson Committee to Stop FBI Repression invite you to a: Community Potluck: Stop the FBI Repression: An Evening with Hatem Abudayyeh   Friday, March 18, 2011 6:30pm Armory Park 220 S. 5th Avenue   Hatem Abudayyeh
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Protest SB1611

Posted March 14, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

Protest SB1611

  ACTION ALERT!! Spread the word!! FIGHT BACK FRIDAYS! Fridays 4pm   State Building NW corner of Congress and Granada Tucson, Arizona State Senator Russell Pearce has introduced SB 1611, a draconian bill that attacks ALL Arizonans, criminalizes school children,
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KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

Posted January 14, 2011 by Derechos Humanos

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

    Presentations and Workshops What are my rights?  What can I do if the police pull me over?  What are my rights when the Border Patrol stop me?   How do I know if my rights have been violated? Derechos
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