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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
audio New Orleans: Undocumented immigrants hold 24 hr vigil to protest unconstitutional arrests (audio/mpeg 24.9mb) by WTUL News and Views
Undocumented immigrants hold 24 hour vigil. Detainees continue to be prosecuted by US Attorney Kenneth Polite facing felony reentry charges and permanent separation from their partners and children in the New Orleans area for exposing the unconstitutional nature of their arrests....
Posted: Fri Sep 2, 2016 9:17AM
image WW CA Farmworkers Getting 8 Hour Day & Attacks On Workers Comp By DIR and Governor Brown 480_farmworker_on_strawberry_killed_graphic_1.jpg by KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek radio looks at the California legislature vote for an 8 hour day for agricultural workers and overtime with Al Rojas, a founder of the United Farmworkers of America. WorkWeek then examines the increasing attacks on California's injured workers through deregulation and control by the insurance industry of Workers Compensation...
Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2016 8:28PM
audio Supreme court vote 4-4 continue to Block Millions of DACA/DAPA Executive Order (audio/mpeg 11.7mb) by paz
NO DAPA? NO DEPORTATIONS. The Supreme Court just put approximately five million undocumented parents back at risk of deportation and continued the exclusion of those who wouldn’t have qualified.Meanwhile, abusive immigration enforcement agents operate unchecked: raiding refugee families, brutalizing people near the border, and putting our loved ones into detention centers and deportation proceedings....
Posted: Tue Jul 5, 2016 11:06AM
text Britain to vote on staying in or leaving the EU by Julian Silverman
Next week, Britons will vote on whether to stay in or leave the European Union. If the "leave" vote wins, it will increase the racism and xenophobia in Britain... and be used by similar forces here in the US....
Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2016 8:02PM
text We won't fight for any post. Proletarians have no national homeland by AntiWar Internationalist Movement
Our Homeland is our Class...
Posted: Sat May 7, 2016 4:44PM
document SPLC survey: Presidential campaign leading to widespread fear, bullying in schools splc_the_trump_effect.pdf_140_.jpg by via Southern Poverty Law Center
(April 13, 2016) A survey of approximately 2,000 teachers by the Southern Poverty Law Center indicates that the presidential campaign is having a profoundly negative impact on schoolchildren across the country, according to a report released today....
Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2016 3:00AM
text For the first time, a team of refugees will compete in the Olympics by Libby Nelson
More than 100,000 refugees have already arrived in Greece in 2016 alone....
Posted: Fri Mar 4, 2016 1:44AM
text UNITE HERE Condemns ICE Raids Targeting Central American Women and Children by via UNITE HERE Local 483
LOS ANGELES, CA, January 7, 2016 — Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Monday that ICE officials detained 121 adults and children in Georgia, Texas, and North Carolina over New Year’s weekend, all of whom are in the process of being repatriated. In response, UNITE HERE, a union of 270,000 hospitality workers across the U.S. and Canada, joins immigrant advocacy groups nationwide in denouncing the ongoing Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deportation raids di...
Posted: Thu Jan 7, 2016 11:54PM
audio Adelina Nicholls, executive director de GLAHR Habla de Redadas por ICE En Georgia, USA (audio/x-wav 345.1mb) by paz
Adelina Nicholls, executive director of GLAHR who is now handling 5 cases (that appear to be already transferred to a South Texas facility) The raids that DHS announced days before Christmas seem to have started in the Atlanta area on January 2nd. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents barged into homes, even when asked for warrants at the door, removing mothers and children as young as 4 years old. By mid-day the phone at the Georgia Latino Alliance for Human Rights (GLAHR) was ...
Posted: Sun Jan 3, 2016 10:43PM
text Greek conscripts: 'we won't take part in fighting migrants' by Diktio Spartakos
A collective statement on the migrant crisis from “Diktyo Spartakos” (‘Spartacus Net’), a far leftist formation inside the Greek army, and signed by conscript soldiers from 50 different units....
Posted: Sun Nov 8, 2015 10:16PM
text Fall 2015 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Alert! by Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network
Migrant’s Human Rights Violations, Syria Refugee Crisis – Proudly Made by U.S.A. + Dump the Trump!...
Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 8:00AM
text Refugees themselves, Iraqis volunteer to help others reach safety in Germany by Rebecca Murray
Many have travelled from war-torn countries like Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan by boat, train, car and on foot. All that's left is navigating the Austrian and German police cordons on the bridge linking the two neighbouring countries....
Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2015 12:48AM
image Deplorable images in asylum-seekers reception center 120_hungary_asylum_seekers.jpg by Amnesty International
The shocking images of scores of refugees and asylum-seekers being thrown food by Hungarian police at a registration center in Roszke underscores the deplorable conditions facing those being held by the Hungarian authorities, said Amnesty International today....
Posted: Fri Sep 11, 2015 10:12AM
audio Immigrant Rights Noise Demo at 5th District Federal Court in New Orleans (audio/mpeg 7.3mb) by WTUL News and Views
Interviews with immigrant rights activists in New Orleans to protest the federal lawsuit that blocks President Obama's deferred action programs from being implemented....
Posted: Mon Jul 13, 2015 5:46AM
text Lives of Somali Americans in Minnesota by Ahmed Said
Lives of Somali Americans in Minnesots...
Posted: Wed May 13, 2015 11:22PM
image Francisca from PuenteAZ Interview on SB01070 5years later/ Joe Arpio on settingthestandard 120_puentelogo_web-5.jpg by paz
Francisca from PuenteAZ Interview on SB01070 5years later/ Joe Arpio on settingthestandard On June 18, 2014, alongside our members who have been arrested in workplace raids, we filed a lawsuit against Arpaio, Montgomery, and MCSO challenging two state laws that turn immigrants into felons simply for working to provide for their families. We are requesting an immediate injunction and permanent halt to the workplace raids and to expunge the records of raid victims who continue to face discr...
Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2015 12:47AM
text Misguided Border Security Bill Threatens Public Lands by Center for Biological Diversity
TUCSON, Ariz.— Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Rep. Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.) today jointly introduced the “Arizona Borderlands Protection and Preservation Act” in the U.S. Congress. A press release from Sen. McCain’s office claims that the bill is necessary to grant border security personnel full access to federal lands along the Arizona-Mexico border, including national parks, wildlife refuges, forests and monuments....
Posted: Wed Mar 18, 2015 5:33PM
text CBP Unveils Body-Worn Camera Testing Locations by American Civil Liberties Union
WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection today unveiled the locations where it will begin its pilot testing of body-worn cameras. The pilot marks the latest effort by CBP to respond to the concerns of border residents about the alarming trend of excessive use of force incidents by its officers and agents....
Posted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 2:54PM
text The Other Interview: Escape from North Korea by Amnesty International
This is the harrowing story of Park Ji-hyun who was born in North Korea. In the 1990s the country experienced a wide scale famine that killed up to a million people. After her family was displaced, Ji-hyun was left to care for her dying father....
Posted: Fri Feb 6, 2015 6:22PM