Democracy in Texas?: TCRP Human Rights Report on Faulty Voter Registration Procedures

Get the report in pdf format (1.3 MB): The Texas Civil Rights Project has released a 63-page human rights report on defective and inadequate voter registration procedures at the state and local level, which result in thousands of Texans not having the opportunity to register to vote, as the law requires, or not having their […]

Migrant Deaths at the Texas Border: TCRP Human Rights Report (Summer 2013)

SEARCHING FOR THE LIVING, THE DEAD, AND THE NEW DISAPPEARED ON THE MIGRANT TRAIL IN TEXAS From the Executive Summary Thousands of men, women, and children have died in their attempts to cross the U.S.-Mexico border since 1994. Official numbers from U.S. Department of Homeland Security place the total number of border deaths at around […]

TCRP Newsletter: The Texas Civil Rights Reporter

The Texas Civil Rights Project’s Newsletter is published twice a year, once in the spring and once in the fall. If you have an idea for a newsletter article, would like to volunteer to help produce the newsletter, or would like to receive our newsletter, please send an email to Please click on an […]

Paso del Norte Civil Rights Project Newsletter

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TCRP 2012 Human Rights Report: AISD Inequitable Funding and Vestiges of Segregation

COMPLETE REPORT HERE [PDF 2.6 MB] Blackshear Elementary School “We Are the World so We Better Learn About It” Supporting Spreadsheets (XLSX) Public Funding (2007 – 2012) [798 KB] Regression Analysis [145 KB] PTA Tax Data [59 KB] See the Press Release at the TCRP Blog View Press Exhibits [PDF 178 KB] View Press Coverage […]

Audio: Texas Prisoners Suffer in Record Temperatures

TCRP Media TCRP Prisoners’ Rights Attorney Scott Medlock interviewed by David Babb, Producer/Host of The Prison Show, KPFT 90.1 FM – Houston (TCRP mp3 player) Texas Inmates Complain of Sweltering Prison Conditions By Brandi Grissom In letters from his prison cell at the McConnell Unit in Beeville, Susan Fenner’s son describes miserably hot and dangerous […]