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Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
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HRI: Organizational Statement on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
5M ago
HRI fosters equity, celebrates diversity, and supports inclusion. We acknowledge diverse backgrounds and voices. Our visitors, volunteers, trustees, staff, and communities represented in the HRI family make us stronger. Each voice enables us to be better equipped to make positive impacts locally and nationally. Equity Society’s historical legacies and systemic barriers have created disparities in the communities we serve. We strive to actively oppose inequity in our internal practices and engagements with clients and community. HRI works to expand and enhance our organizational practices and o ..read more
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Celebrating Green Cards!
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
6M ago
Do you know what happiness looks like? For HRI, happiness looks like a safe human being. . . Look at these safe, secure and happy human beings! These safe human beings in their moment of utter joy when they no longer need to look over their shoulder, forever afraid. Please send them your best wishes. . . Their safety was possible by the dedicated work HRI continuously extends towards our clients. We believe immigrant rights are human rights, all families belong together, and asylum is legal. . . HRI exists thanks to the generous support of our community! Together, we must ensure that those ..read more
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Help Us Replenish Our Client Pantry!
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
6M ago
HRI’s Social Services provide a range of invaluable services to help clients live their day-to-day lives as they wait resolution for their immigration cases. We work hard to keep our clients from falling through the cracks. As part of these efforts, we keep a pantry of needful items and groceries that is open, free of charge, to our clients. Our supplies are suddenly running low, and we are prepping to ensure food and toiletries for our client community. Help us replenish supplies! Here’s what we need: Toiletries Items : (*marks most-in-need/indicate low supply) Our Toiletries Wish-list Sh ..read more
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A Deep Thanks!
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
6M ago
We’re incredibly thankful to everyone who has taken part in our July 4th Campaign by giving financially or sharing our call with their network. HRI wouldn’t exist without the generous support of our community! In case you missed it, it’s not too late to contribute. HRI’s work remains critical. We must ensure that those who come to us seeking safety are not returned to the dangers they have fled from in the first place. Thank you for joining us in protecting human rights and dignity of those we serve. HRI shares the worries of our friends and suppo ..read more
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HRI Statement: Roe Vs Wade
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
7M ago
Today we enter the second week in a post-Roe nation.  . It means that states–including Texas–have the green light to eliminate abortion care. . It means that communities who are already grappling with inadequate access to healthcare are even further endangered. . It means that Black, Indigenous, Latine, and other communities of color once again bear the brunt of the Texas government’s assault on human rights. . Today, we want to talk a bit about why: .  Many immigrant folx and folx of color lack health insurance–either because they are blocked (by law) from Excha ..read more
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HRI STATEMENT ON TERMINATION OF REMAIN IN MEXICO POLICY
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
7M ago
The Supreme Court of the United States held that the Biden Administration has the power to end the Remain in Mexico program, formally known as MPP. Under the policy, people seeking asylum were denied entry into the United States and were forced to wait in Mexico, often in dangerous areas while waiting for their case to be heard. In tandem with Title 42, MPP shut down our border for Black and Brown migrants seeking asylum. Today’s decision is one step towards restoring normalcy and dignity at our border. “We welcome the United States Supreme Court ruling which allows the Biden Administration ..read more
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HRI Mourns San Antonio Tragedy
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
7M ago
At the heels of World Refugee Day, HRI grieves the loss of over 50 lives that were abandoned in a truck in San Antonio, TX. Border militarization and anti-asylum policies like Title 42 and MPP have led people to take increasingly dangerous measures to reach safety—measures that too often cost them their lives. We mourn this horrific tragedy, and for the loved ones left behind, and we firmly call on Congress and the administration to restore pathways to safety before more lives are lost. As world rightly unites to support Ukrainian refugees, it also reminds us of the justice that has been long ..read more
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Join the fight of a lifetime, alongside those who cannot fight alone
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
7M ago
(click here to hear from HRI’s Executive Director, Bill Holston!) Every year about this time, we send out a financial appeal to friends like you. There’s a good reason for the timing. It’s almost the Fourth of July. And the mission of HRI closely aligns with the best of what the United States aspires to be. Our country has always claimed to be a place of refuge for others, even though it has not always lived up to that. The promise of living an authentic life free from persecution, abuse, or neglect, is something our clients all strive for and something that we fight alongside them to achieve ..read more
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HRI Connect’s Next Healthcare Session Announced!
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
by Maryam Baig
7M ago
THURSDAY / THURSDAY 7/14, 6-7:30PM Register for the link Regístrate para obtener el enlace Inscrivez-vous pour obtenir le lien https://bit.ly/hri-7-14 . . Learn how to eat well and keep your body in good health. Join us as we learn from Community Health Worker Melodie Short about dietary and nutritional benefits of various foods. This program is the third in a series of HRI Connect’s monthly health sessions from experts, designed to get you information you can trust. Coming soon: September – Teen Mental Health. Follow us for updates! . . Aprende a comer bien y a mantener tu cue ..read more
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