Useful Links

Environmental Health and Racial Equity in the United

Environmental Justice
& Housing in Colonias:

1. The Rhino in the Colonia – Lewis & Clark Law School
2. Colonias Dev. Council v. Rhino Environmental SVCS., INC.
3. The Colonia and the Landfill
4. Building a Brighter Future in the Colonias
5. Tierra del Sol Housing Corporate, Inc.

Community Youth Gardens:

1. Cultivando Tradición Garden Resource Manual

Farmworkers and
Farmworker Women:

1. Press Release: Farmworker Women Join the Immigration
2. Honoring Migrants on December 10 – Frontera NorteSur
3. The red, white and blue of ‘red or green?’ – High Country News
4. Alianza Nacional de Campesinas/Facebook
5. Farmworker Justice
6. ‘Dear Sister’ letter to Time Magazine 

CDC News Features

1. Advocating for Women Farmworkers as we Commemorate Women’s History Month
2. Invita Consulado de México a la Semana de Asesorías Legales Externas del 18 al 22 de marzo

Immigration and Human Rights:

1. American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
2. National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (NNIRR)
3. Coalicion de Derechos Humanos
4. Border Network for Human Rights


1. We Make Change: Community Organizers Talk about what They
2. Desert Exposure July 2009 Colonias Development Council
3. Environmental Health and Racial Equity in the United
4. August 15, 2014 | Commonweal Magazine
5. NM Supreme Court rules in favor of community input | New Mexico Environmental Law Center
6. Chapter 6: “Environmental Permits.” Environmental Justice: Law, Policy and Regulation (3rd Edition by Clifford Villa, et al, (Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press, 2020)

Other relevant links:

1. Somos Un Pueblo Unido
2. NM Center on Law and Poverty
3. USCIS Forms –
4. Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc
5. NM Comunidades en Accion y de Fe
6. Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Las Cruces (CCDLC)
7. NM Environmental Law Center
8. Emergency Housing Guide

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