This week, the Texas House passed SB 4, an anti-immigrant bill championed by Governor Abbott that will have detrimental effects on communities across the state.
Experts and Advocates Condemn Use of Deadly White Nationalist and Antisemitic Replacement Theory Rhetoric in Effort to Impeach DHS Secretary Mayorkas
Last Thursday, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene filed a privileged resolution to impeach DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas relying on language associated with the great replacement conspiracy theory. In her remarks on the House floor for the introduction of this resolution, Rep. Greene frequently used dangerous invasion rhetoric.
Experts and Advocates Condemn Speaker Mike Johnson’s Past Promotion of White Nationalist and Antisemitic Great Replacement and “Invasion” Rhetoric, 5 Years to the Day After the Attack at Tree of Life
The elevation of Rep. Mike Johnson (R-LA) to the Speaker of the House is concerning, considering his past promotion of the white nationalist and antisemitic great replacement theory. Now in the job, it is critically important that Speaker Johnson repudiate these beliefs and condemn in the strongest terms any form of antisemitism, racism, and bigotry.
Human Rights Defenders Demand Safe Return of Kidnapped Environmental Activists in Mexico on Nine Month Anniversary of their Disappearance
This week, October 15, marked the nine-month anniversary since the forced disappearance and kidnapping of Mexican environmental and human rights defenders Ricardo Arturo Lagunes Gasca and Antonio Díaz Valencia.
After months of organizing with the Eagle Pass Border Coalition and Rio Grande Valley allies, a victory for justice and human rights was achieved.