Dreamers March, Protest In DC To Save DACA

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Washington, DC - A group of Dreamers, recipients of Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status that allow undocumented immigrants who arrived in the US as children to remain, marched 250 [...]

Immigrant Youth Walking For DACA Rally At Philadelphia Liberty Bell

By Cosecha, Popular Resistance -

On Tuesday, February 20th the 11 undocumented youth and allies who began The Walk to Stay Home, a 15-day walk from New York City to Washington DC, arrived at the Liberty Bell in [...]

Immigrant Youth Launch Walk To Stay Home From New York To D.C.

By Staff, Theseedproject.us -

NEW YORK, NY -- On Thursday, February 15th 11 undocumented youth and allies began The Walk to Stay Home, a 15-day walk from New York City’s Battery Park to Washington D.C.’s Martin Luther King [...]

DACA Protests Erupt After Schumer Announces Budget Deal

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams.org -

Arrests followed the mass demonstrations that kicked off after the top Senate Democrat celebrated a spending deal with Mitch McConnell As Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) proudly [...]

The Fight For Immigrant’s Rights; DACA And Beyond

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG Radio. -

In 2017, President Trump repealed Obama's executive order for young immigrants, Dreamers, called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), which allowed them temporary status in the United [...]

Lessons From Immigrant Rights Organizer: We Are Not Our ‘Productivity’

By Alan Pelaez Lopez, Rewire.news -

When I started organizing as part of DREAM Act mobilization in 2010, I had high hopes: I thought the act would be my way out of poverty, fugitivity, and uncertainty. But I never thought: At the [...]

The Moral Obligation To Provide Sanctuary

By Roxana Tynan, huffingtonpost.com -

Other unions and employers can take additional steps to provide protections. Companies and nonprofits should have a plan in place for how to respond in the case of a workplace raid. They should [...]

Undocumented Youth & Allies Protest U.S. Capitol For DACA

By Fight for the Dream, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Staff for Fight for the Dream. On December 7, 2017 at about 2:00 pm, immigrant youth and allies gathered in Emancipation Hall at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center to demand permanent protection [...]

Latino Officials Arrested In Dream Act Protest Outside Trump Tower

By Ilana Novick, www.alternet.org -

By Ilana Novick for AlterNet - While Donald Trump was threatening to destroy North Korea in his first major speech to the United Nations, Reps. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY), Luis V. Gutierrez (D-IL) [...]

Demonstrators Shout Down Pelosi At San Francisco DREAM Act Event

By Staff, www.sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com -

By Staff of CBS - Pelosi unsuccessfully attempted to calm down the chanting students. “You’ve had your say, and it’s beautiful music to our ears,” Pelosi said. But when they interrupted again, [...]

Dreamers Make Clear: ‘No Deal Without Us!’

By Jessica Corbett, www.commondreams.org -

By Jessica Corbett for Common Dreams - 'We are not your bargaining chip,' say activists following late-night meeting between Democratic leaders and president. As Democratic leaders and President [...]

Trump Pandering To Racists With Repeal Of DACA

By Abraham, www.blackalliance.org -

By Abraham for BAJI - NEW YORK, NY – This morning Attorney General Sessions announced that the Trump Administration will rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which [...]

Raising Up Black Immigrants In The DACA Debate

By Sarah Anderson, www.inequality.org -

By Sarah Anderson for Inequality - By canceling a program that grants work permits and deportation protection for undocumented immigrants, the Trump administration has upended the lives of [...]

Ending DACA Would Be Cruel And Senseless

By Jesse Mechanic, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Jesse Mechanic for The Huffington Post - President Trump has unofficially set forth plans to dismantle the Consideration for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). According to [...]

Ending DACA Lowers Wages And Taxes, Degrades Labor Standards

By Daniel Costa, www.epi.org -

By Daniel Costa for Economic Policy Institute - Tuesday morning Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Trump administration will “wind down,” and in six months, end Deferred Action for [...]

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