Monthly Archives: August 2019

POST DETENTION FAMILIES NEED HELP FINDING HOUSING

AUGUST 2019, AUSTIN, TEXAS APPEAL FROM A HARDWORKING IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY:  Hello, all.  The El Salvadoran family I’ve been helping has now been joined by the godparents of their youngest child and their two daughters (which means 8 people are now … Continue reading

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Why Buy Fair Trade?

Fair Trade What is it?    Fair Trade is a global movement that puts people and planet first by ensuring fair practices and living wages for workers, producers and sellers of all consumer goods.   For women in the global economy, fair … Continue reading

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The border and the environment

ESSAY on Mexican farmers’ displacement and Mexico’s rejection of genetically modified organisms.  “Farmers, NAFTA, and Global Agricultural Corporate Power” by Elvia R. Arriola, WOB Director. A visit to the Mexican border to view the conditions for workers in the maquiladoras often provides surprises … Continue reading

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