The Death of Anastasio Hernández-Rojas

June 6th, 2010 Permalink

  Demonstrators on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border gathered Thursday for a binational vigil to protest the killing of Anastasio Hernández-Rojas, a Mexican national who died after being beaten and tasered by federal agents during the deportation process at the San Ysidro-Tijuana crossing. One hundred protestors chanting “justicia, justicia,” marched across the pedestrian bridge […]

Anastasio Hernandez
 
Demonstrators on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border gathered Thursday for a binational vigil to protest the killing of Anastasio Hernández-Rojas, a Mexican national who died after being beaten and tasered by federal agents during the deportation process at the San Ysidro-Tijuana crossing. One hundred protestors chanting “justicia, justicia,” marched across the pedestrian bridge spanning Interstate 5, as the rush hour traffic below blared their horns in support, to the border fence where they met with activists on the Tijuana side to observe a minute of silence near the site where Hernandez was killed.

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