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text Tucson City Council Votes to Oppose Trump's Border Wall, Militarization by Center for Biological Diversity
Resolution Calls for Ban on Business With Border Wall Contractors...
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 10:14AM
image Trump’s NAFTA Renegotiation & Labor And National City Teacher’s Union Defends Families 480_nafta_poverty_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio looks at the response of labor and the AFL-CIO to Trump's plan to renegotiate NAFTA. AFL-CIO's Celeste Drake and FLOC President Baldemar Valasquez as well as Al Rojas of LCLAA Sacramento are interviewed. Also WorkWeek looks at the ICE arrests of National City school kids parents and the affects on the children and teachers as well as the action of the teachers union....
Posted: Thu Jun 8, 2017 9:27AM
image Detained Immigrants on Hunger Strike in Northwest Detention Center 480_ice-free-zone_1.jpg by NWDC Resistance / Resistencia al NWDC
The hunger strikers are putting their lives on the line because immigrant detention is already a matter of life or death....
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 2:44PM
audio Free Yeimi Galindo Madrid: Marching on May Day for Sanctuary for All (audio/mpeg 15.6mb) by WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views
On Monday, May 1st, organizers for New Orleans' Center for Racial Justice's Congress of Day Laborers/Congreso del Jornaleros, STAND With Dignity, and other faith, labor, and community allies marched to call for freedom, jobs, justice, and sanctuary for all. The March stopped in front of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) building to submit an application for the release of Ms. Yeimi Galindo Madrid, who is currently held in Immigration Detention Facility away from her two young ...
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 11:41AM
audio Interview with Arely Westley of BreakOUT! (audio/x-wav 203.1mb) by WTUL News and Views
"BreakOUT! is a real good family more than an organization. We are a family where we love and support one another."...
Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2017 3:39PM
text Lawsuit Targets Trump's Border Wall, Enforcement Program by Center for Biological Diversity
Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva Joins Center for Biological Diversity in Suit Against DHS...
Posted: Wed Apr 12, 2017 2:13PM
image No Funds for Border Wall in FY 2017? – Fight Shifts to FY 2018 480_build-bridges-not-walls.jpg by via Earthjustice
Latino, Environmental, Civil Rights, and Border Communities hold their ground against Trump’s wall...
Posted: Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:04PM
audio Jenny Yanez on Solidarity with the Muslim Community (audio/mpeg 11.5mb) by WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views
Jenny Yanez joins WTUL News and Views in the studio to discuss how folks can stand in solidarity with the local Muslim community....
Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 11:39AM
text In condemned remarks, HUD Secretary Ben Carson calls slaves “immigrants” by Lynda Carson
People have allegedly been around for the last 195,000 years or more, and slavery has existed since before written history. The slavery era insurance registry reveals a lot of information about slavery!...
Posted: Mon Mar 6, 2017 9:07PM
image Milo Yiannopoulos's Book and Speaking Invitation Canceled 480_h12_milo_yiannopolous-maga_1.jpg by Democracy Now!
White nationalist Milo Yiannopoulos is facing widespread backlash after he appeared to endorse pedophilia—leading to the cancellation of upcoming speaking gigs, as well as the publication of his book....
Posted: Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:26PM
audio Interview with Jeanette Vizguerra in Denver Sanctuary Church in Spanish (audio/x-wav 272.7mb) by paz
Community activist Jeanette Vizguerra of Denver has received notice she could soon be deported to her home country of Mexico. Vizguerra's case has gained attention since she became one of the first undocumented immigrants in Colorado to share her story with the public. An attorney for Vizguerra says she could be eligible for a special visa to remain in the U.S. after she recently cooperated with police who investigated a crime committed against her. Vizguerra was arrested for driving with...
Posted: Sun Feb 19, 2017 11:07PM
document Trump Administration's Plan to Use 100,000 National Guard Troops as Deportation Force trump-national-guard-draft-memo.pdf_140_.jpg by la resistencia
The AP revealed an detailed plan written by the Trump administration to use the National Guard in 11 southwestern states as a deportation force to kidnap and forcibly remove as many people as possible from the country. The states of California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana were included in the plan. Trump craves his very own Operation Wetback. Team Trump denies that they intended to carry out the plan and call the document a d...
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 12:22AM
text Labor Files Friend of the Court Brief Against Muslim Ban by Solidarity Forever
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has made the briefs and livestream of the 2/7/17 hearing available to the public without having to use PACER due to the high interest in the case State of Washington v Trump, 17-35105, on the Muslim ban. The long list of friend of the court (amicus) briefs and other items of interest may be found here....
Posted: Tue Feb 7, 2017 8:04PM
text For Immediate Release: Scholars' Response to Travel Ban by California Scholars For Academic Freedom
We, California Scholars for Academic Freedom,** join thousands of colleagues across the nation to express our outrage against the Executive Order signed by Donald Trump establishing a 90-day suspension of visas and other immigration benefits to nationals of seven countries with a majority Muslim population. These countries are Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Yemen, Libya, and Somalia: http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/27/politics/donald-trump-refugees-executiveorder/index.html....
Posted: Sun Feb 5, 2017 6:36PM
text Milo Yiannopoulos' false narratives and liberals cherry picking the left. by Lloyd Hart
Milo Yiannopoulos, like most inexperienced intellects propose false narratives too attack ideas like feminism....
Posted: Sun Feb 5, 2017 7:14AM
text The Unsung Heroes of American Democracy by Dr Mohammed Daud Miraki
This is a small commentary expressing my gratitude for the wonderful support of fellow Americans when we Muslims felt vulnerable, Thank You...
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:24PM
image Trump’s Border Wall Will Harm People, Halt Recovery of Jaguars, Other Wildlife 480_arizona_jaguar_el_jefe_2015_conservation_catalyst_and_the_center_for_biological_diversity_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
TUCSON, Ariz., January 25, 2017 — President Trump is expected to announce today that his administration will pursue a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, a project that would perpetuate human suffering, harm border communities and halt the cross-border movement of jaguars, ocelots, wolves and other wildlife. Among animals, the wall would be particularly harmful to highly endangered jaguars. Two jaguars have been photographed north of the border in recent years, but the U.S. population will nev...
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 4:37PM
image IG Leaflet: LET THEM IN! 480_20170129_no_ban__no_wall__let_them_in_ld-800w.jpg by Internationalist Group
No Ban, No Wall – Full Citizenship Rights for All! Smash Racist Ban on Muslims, Refugees LET THEM IN!...
Posted: Sun Jan 29, 2017 4:16PM
text Federal Court Grants Stay in Challenge to Trump Immigration Ban by American Civil Liberties Union
NEW YORK, January 28, 2017 — A federal judge tonight granted the American Civil Liberties Union’s request for a nationwide temporary injunction that will block the deportation of all people stranded in U.S. airports under President Trump’s new Muslim ban. The ACLU and other legal organizations filed a lawsuit on behalf of individuals who were subject to the ban. The lead plaintiffs have been detained by the U.S. government and threatened with deportation even though they have valid visas to ...
Posted: Sun Jan 29, 2017 1:35AM
image #DisruptJ20: Call for a bold mobilization against the inauguration of Donald Trump 480_no-peaceful-transition-disrupt-j20_1.jpg by NO PEACEFUL TRANSITION
We call on all people of good conscience to join in disrupting the ceremonies....
Posted: Fri Nov 11, 2016 3:23PM