Lethal Force Policies Should be Revised by LAPD: FIOB

The fact that Los Angeles Police Commission has decided to exonerate Officer Frank Hernandez of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), after having caused the death of Manuel Jaminez Chux, an indigenous Guatemalan, has set a bad example because it leaves members of the migrant community in a vulnerable position in dealing with law enforcement. First of all, the Binational […]

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March 21, 2011 at 0 comments

The Right to Stay Home

The Right to Stay Home

by David Bacon JUXTLAHUACA, OAXACA, MEXICO -– For almost half a century, migration has been the main fact of social life in hundreds of indigenous towns spread through the hills of Oaxaca, one of Mexico’s poorest states. That’s made the conditions and rights of migrants the central concern for communities like Santiago de Juxtlahuaca. Today the right to travel to […]

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July 9, 2008 at 3 comments

Exigimos libertad al Profesor Romualdo Juan Gutiérrez Cortés

¡Información reciente! el Profesor Romualdo fue liberado y totalmente absuelto de culpa Fresno, Oaxacalifornia, Estados Unidos a 21 de octubre de 2002. Asunto: Exigimos libertad al Profr. Romualdo Juan Gutiérrez Cortés Lic. José Murat Casab Gobernador Constitucional Palacio de Gobierno Planta Alta Centro Oaxaca de Juárez, Oax. C. P. 68000, México P r e s e n t e La […]

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October 23, 2002 at 0 comments