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imageBiden administration to use San Diego Convention Center to detain 1,400 migrant children
by Norisa Diaz (WSWS repost)
The opening of a detention center in downtown San Diego is an attempt to give the US government’s anti-immigrant policies a facelift as more than 14,000 children remain in federal custody....
Posted: Thu Mar 25, 2021 8:46AM
textUnemployment myth and "Migrantization" of precarity by Claudia Spengler and Johanna Neuhauser
Involuntary unemployment is afflicted with many prejudices, which impute a supposed lack of motivation and utility to those affected. Although these prejudices are easy to refute, politicians and representatives of the media cling to the neoliberal notion of individual guilt in unemployment. Unemployment has primarily structural causes and thus requires the assumption of political responsibility....
Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2021 7:04AM
imageBiden launches barbaric attack on immigrants
by Eric London (WSWS repost)
The scenes playing out across the US-Mexico border disqualify the US government from ever lecturing the world on “human rights.”...
Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2021 9:14PM
textFighting the "Immigrant Threat" by Lola Loustaunan
Milkman shows how the flux of low-wage immigrants into the U.S. workforce in recent decades is “not the cause either of the massive economic restructuring that began in the 1970s or the accompanying growth of economic inequality and labor degradation,” but precisely a consequence of these developments....
Posted: Tue Feb 2, 2021 6:59AM
imageKumeyaay Urge Biden: Halt Border Wall Construction, Repair Damage
by Brenda Norrell
Kumeyaay gathered for ceremony and sent a message to President Biden: "Keep your word. Stop the border wall construction and repair the damage."...
Posted: Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:00AM
imageAll Workers Must Support Honduran migrants and refugees
by Repost of WSWS article by Andrea Lobo
Two months after hurricanes Eta and Iota devastated the region and as the pandemic crisis continues, caravan members are escaping conditions of absolute destitution. Capitalist governments line up to thwart workers' pursuit of life, liberty, and happiness....
Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 10:52AM
textWinter 2020 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Digest and News Alert! by Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network
As Immigrant Detain, Deport and Dying Under Trump, What’ll be Biden Mean for Immigrant Rights?...
Posted: Wed Dec 2, 2020 8:28AM
imageUnwelcome Party at Palantir's New Denver HQ
by Demo Day After Palo Alto Goodbye Protest
Protesters gathered outside Palantir's new headquarters at 1555 Blake Street in Denver for an "unwelcome party" on September 22, one day after demonstrators staged a "good riddance party" for the data-mining company in front of its previous HQ in Palo Alto....
Posted: Tue Oct 6, 2020 9:00PM
imageProposed California Reparations Study leaves out Indigenous and Afro-Latino Heritage
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
The State of California may make incremental steps to mitigate past egregious actions taken before, during and after US Statehood beginning September 9, 1850. AB 3121 chooses not to mention the "hidden figures" of our Indigenous / Afro Latino California Heritage, by design....
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:48AM
textFall 2020 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Immigrant News Alert! by Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network
ICE Is Leaving Immigrants To Die In Detention, Trump Used Looted Venezuelan Public Money To Build Border Wall With Mexico...
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:08AM
imageSan Diego "Honk for Justice" Calls for the Release of people in ICE Detention
by repost
Author Pedro Rios serves as director of the AFSC’s U.S./Mexico Border Program and has been on staff with AFSC since 2003. He is a steering committee member of the Southern Border Communities Coalition, which brings together over 60 organizations along the Southern border working to support migrants and border communities....
Posted: Sun Apr 5, 2020 4:49PM
imageArizona border wall contractor's parent company is among world's most polluting companies
by Brenda Norrell
The parent company of Southwest Valley Constructors -- now building the border wall, violating all federal protection laws, destroying endangered species and bulldozing the pristine Sonoran Desert -- is a global mining and construction corporation that is listed as one of the most polluting companies in the world....
Posted: Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:09AM
imageThe Evolution of Trump’s Attacks on Immigrants
by Leon Kunstenaar (Photo and Text)
Racism meets Big Data...
Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:58PM
imageAntifa is not an organization
by Anonymous
This isn't a conspiracy theory with loose threads. There's no jumping off of Occam's Razor or lizard people, or Mandela effect here - THIS IS REALLY HAPPENING IN FRONT OF OUR EYES. If you're not angry, ashamed, and afraid - you're not paying attention....
Posted: Fri Aug 2, 2019 10:53AM
textFighting the Causes of Flight by Jens Berger
The refugee debate is back again but only the symptoms are in the spotlight. Refugees are fought instead of the causes of flight. The political failure is as dreadful as the forgetfulness of the media and politics. For the first time, more than 70 million persons are fleeing from war, persecution and conflicts. Every two seconds a person becomes a refugee....
Posted: Mon Jul 29, 2019 3:05AM
textTrump Blames Migrants for Appalling Conditions at Detention Centers by Jake Johnson via Common Dreams
Reposted from Common Dreams under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License....
Posted: Thu Jul 4, 2019 5:54PM
imageAmerican Independence Day 2019
by Tom Mackaman (WSWS Repost)
This article, reposted from the World Socialist Web Site, recalls and examines the elementary proposition, first established in 1776, that the United States is a nation of immigrants....
Posted: Thu Jul 4, 2019 8:33AM
imageTrump to launch military-style immigration raids nationwide this weekend
by Eric London (WSWS Repost)
The Trump administration is intentionally seeking to inflame a mood of terror among immigrant workers and their families and friends. Press leaks suggest that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) will launch a military-style round-up of undocumented immigrants in 10 major US cities Sunday-- including San Francisco....
Posted: Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:03AM
imageTrump administration to evict 55,000 children of immigrants from public housing
by Eric London (WSWS Repost)
Under a fascistic government rule targeting immigrants, 108,000 people in the United States face eviction and homelessness....
Posted: Mon May 13, 2019 9:29AM
textHUD moves to force undocumented immigrants from public housing by Lynda Carson
In an effort that pits public housing tenants against one another, reportedly last Wednesday evening on April 17, 2019, the Trump administration and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced a new proposal to force undocumented immigrants from our nation’s public housing units!...
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:35AM