Monthly Archives: September 2009

Humanitarian Crisis: Migrant Deaths at the U.S.-Mexico Border

If you don’t have time to read the full 75-page report, click below to read a 5-page Executive Summary. ACLU’s Report: Humanitarian Crisis, Executive Summary Humanitarian Crisis-Executive Summary.pdf Humanitarian Crisis: Migrant Deaths at the US-Mexico Border Humanitarian Crisis Report –…

U.S.-Mexico Border Crossing Deaths Are a Humanitarian Crisis

September 30, 2009 SAN DIEGO – U.S., Mexican and international officials must recognize the deaths of migrants occurring during unauthorized crossings of the U.S.-Mexico border as an international humanitarian crisis and respond with reforms that make human life a priority,…

Pink-Haired Cardiff Student and ACLU Obtain an Apology for Principal’s “Clearly Inappropriate” Stereotyping

SAN DIEGO – Five elementary school students who temporarily dyed their hair pink and were summoned to the principal’s office and chastised for being “unmanly” and “effeminate” succeeded in having their records of detention removed from their school records. The…