Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 2/8/08  and contains information from public web pages.

Mr. Jose R. Matus

Wrong Jose R. Matus?
 
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

131 Total References
Web References
The solution is "a humane law" ...
www.inlibertyandfreedom.com, 8 Feb 2008 [cached]
The solution is "a humane law" to help people who are already here be reunited with their families without risking their lives, said Jose Matus, director of the Tucson-based human-rights group Derechos Humanos.
"It's an unfortunate part of U.S. policies," said Matus.
cannabisnews.com: Citizens Patrol Leaves Site of Bust
www.cannabisnews.com [cached]
Their presence has heightened tension on the border, said Jose Matus, director of the Tucson human-rights group Coalición de Derechos Humanos/Alianza Indígena sin Fronteras.
With armed civilians patrolling, Matus said, "It becomes very dangerous for innocent people on the border.We feel it should be stopped right now."
Matus called on the federal government to investigate the group, something that appears to have begun.
...
"This is very scary," said Jose Matus, director of Derechos Humanos.
...
Their presence has heightened tension on the border, said Jose Matus, director of the Tucson human-rights group Coalición de Derechos Humanos/Alianza Indígena sin Fronteras.
With armed civilians patrolling, Matus said, "It becomes very dangerous for innocent people on the border.
FOX11AZ.com | News for Tucson, Arizona | News | Local
www.fox11az.com, 1 Mar 2004 [cached]
For Jose Matus, executive director of Derechos Humanos in Tucson, the criminal deportations are just another example of the anti-immigrant hysteria being pushed by the U.S. government and justified under the claim of fighting terrorism.
"We're against this policy.They're just using the war against terrorism to deport people for what in many cases are minor crimes," said Matus.Under the U.S. law, foreigners can be removed for violations ranging from murder to shoplifting and other crimes.
May « 2007 « NativeWeb
blog.nativeweb.org [cached]
Such discussions between human rights organizations is significant, as the Alianza Indigena Sin Fronteras Project Director Jose Matus recently stated, "The social change and justice movement must come together as one human movement and develop alliances with indigenous rights, immigrant rights, LGBT, labor, religious groups, youth, and other people of color human/civil rights movements to foster leadership development in order to promote common purposes, mutual support and resource sharing among organizations.
LOCATE ALSTON BANNERMAN FELLOWS | Center for Social Inclusion
www.centerforsocialinclusion.org, 18 Nov 2010 [cached]
Jose Matus Tucson, AZ Fellow from 2010 For more than 30 years, Jose Matus has been a ceremonial leader of the Pascua Yaqui tribe's Yaqui community of South Tucson and a human rights activist. As Executive Director of Coalicion de Derechos Humanos (The Human Rights Coalition), Jose organized community efforts to address anti-immigrant hysteria and the growth of vigilante groups along the border. He initiated a law enforcement monitoring project to document Border Patrol abuses of immigrant rights and engaged young people in conducting Know Your Rights workshops and guerilla theater. In 1997 Jose founded Alianza Indigena Sin Fronteras (Indigeous Alliance without Borders) to continue his long-standing advocacy for indigenous rights and cultural sustainability. With members from seven tribes whose ancestral lands span the US-Mexico border, Alianza campaigns for their right to cross the border unimpeded. Jose also nurtures collaborations with academics, young people, and other grassroots organizations to fight for the humane treatment of all border crossers and protection of the borderlands environment and sacred sites.
Other People with the name "Matus":
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.
zirhbt201304