Faces of Racial Profiling: BCC's Wesley Morris Shares Experience with Racial Profiling

     In this latest installment of the Faces of Racial Profiling video series, Wesley Morris of the Beloved Community Center (BCC), a social justice organization, in Gre...[Read more]

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    Visit Your Member of Congress during August Recess

    Join the immigrant rights and racial justice movements mobilizing across the country at this important time! Tell your Members of Congress that we need strong federal legislation to ban racial profiling. Urge you...[Read more]

    Border Patrol Ignoring Calls to Change Its Use of Force Practices


    Despite a September announcement from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on its commitment to alter its use of force policies and procedures, recent revelations from the Southern Borders Communities Coalition (SBCC) illustrate a lack of interest on following through with reforms.

    RWG Denounces Appeals Court Decision Blocking New York Stop and Frisk Reforms


    Contact: Sameera Hafiz, Director of Policy and Campaigns,, (w) 202.591.3309

    A Rally Against Mass Surveillance


    Join and thousands of activists for a rally against NSA surveillance this coming Saturday, October 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. Watch the video to learn more about the assault on personal communications and privacy rights.

    For more information about the rally, click here.

    RWG Welcomes Introduction of Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act

    Contact: Sameera Hafiz, Policy Director, (p) 202.591.3309

    October 2, 2013, Washington, D.C. – In an effort to catalyze the stalled immigration reform debate in the House, the Democratic Caucus has introduced the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act.  Rights Working Group (RWG) welcomes the introduction of this bill and the effort to get a real discussion on fair and humane immigration reform underway in the House.

    RWG Monthly E-News: October 2013


    RWG’s Margaret Huang was led away by police officers during the We Belong Together demonstration for immigration reform in Washington, D.C. Photo courtesy of Reform Immigration for America.





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