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textOctober: California Protests Operation Guardian by Raza Rights
Preparation continues for the march/rally planned for San Ysidro, Ca. on Sat. Oct. 2nd against 10 years of Operation Guardian and the neoliberal policies and theft against the people of LatinoAmerica. ALSO on Oct.16th, there will be a statewide march against Immigration Raids, for legalization for all and against the government's anti-immigrant policies....
Posted: Mon, Sep 6, 2004 3:01pm PDT
textThank Immigrants for the Contributions They Make by Jonathan Scop
"Immigrants are not taking a `toll' on America; they are America. Immigrants are not asking for red carpets of any sort; they'd merely like an opportunity to raise healthy, secure families, to contribute to society, to live the American dream."...
Posted: Sat, Sep 4, 2004 11:16am PDT
textRadical Film Series "The Fall of the I Hotel" Tues Night! by Heads Up Collective
This coming Tuesday, August 31st, we'll experience a piece of local radical organizing history with "Fall of the I-Hotel". Bring your friends! This one is a benefit for the Chinese Progressive Association, one of the original tenants of the I-Hotel....
Posted: Mon, Aug 30, 2004 9:26am PDT
text8/30: Community forum- Immigrants analyze ballot initiatives by Mobilize the Immigrant Vote 2004 Campaign
Monday, August 30, 2004 5 - 8 PM Grace Urban Ministries 3265 - 16th St., San Francisco...
Posted: Mon, Aug 30, 2004 12:22am PDT
textAugust 27 New York City Immigrant Workers Speak Out! by Lee Siu Hin
First of the week-long Counter RNC Mobilization in New York City No Immigrant Bashing! Support Immigrant Rights! No To Sweatshops! End The Racism On The Community!...
Posted: Fri, Aug 20, 2004 1:34pm PDT
textDefense Contractors Wage War On Arab, Muslim and Anarchist Americans by Defense Contractors Wage War On Arab, Muslim
First Draft: Recent reports of FBI harassment of activists have gone national. The FBI has been visiting activists, their neighbors, families and employers in a bid to intimidate those planning on protesting the political conventions. These events are reaching the news now because these latest FBI actions are face to face and in person. Under such circumstances it is impossible for the FBI to hide themselves behind anonymity....
Posted: Tue, Aug 17, 2004 9:21am PDT
textdrivers licence by jullio arredondo
Posted: Wed, Aug 11, 2004 4:24pm PDT
textCheck out "Uprooted" at "Televising the Revolution; Radical Film Series" by Heads Up
Our next feature film, "Uprooted: Refugees of the Global Economy" is showing Tuesday, July 27th. Bring your friends! This one is a benefit for the National Network of Immigrant & Refugee Rights, who produced the film we are showing....
Posted: Mon, Jul 26, 2004 10:18am PDT
textWhat the big, fat filmmaker left out by First Nation's
Why have anti-terrorism laws and measures generally targeted people of Mexican, Central and South American descent? For example, Operation Tarmac, targeting airport workers, has not caught a single terrorist, but it has caught lots of Mexicans. Also, why are terror-inducing anti-immigrant raids being conducted under the same pretext, targeting these same communities?...
Posted: Fri, Jul 23, 2004 12:13pm PDT
text7/27 - March against INS raids! by upton sinclair
Tues. July 27, 1:00pm Meet at the Montgomery BART station and march to 630 Sansome St, in front of the immigration building....
Posted: Tue, Jul 20, 2004 6:12am PDT
text Immigrants: Know your Rights! by upton sinclair
Food and childcare will be provided. For more information, call: (415) 487-9203...
Posted: Tue, Jul 20, 2004 6:16am PDT
textContact ADC if Approached by the FBI by American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) has noted a recent wave of reports from across the country indicating that FBI agents are contacting Arab and Muslim Americans, including citizens, for what has been described as voluntary interviews. ADC would like to remind members of the Arab, Muslim, and Arab-American communities that equal protection and due process rights are afforded to everyone, including non-citizens, in the United States....
Posted: Mon, Jul 19, 2004 5:34pm PDT
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Posted: Fri, Jul 9, 2004 2:18pm PDT
textStatement from Arturo Rodriguez, UFW Pres., Condemning Deportation of the Cuevas Family by upton sinclair
This family epitomizes the American dream and the contributions immigrants make to American society....
Posted: Thu, Jul 1, 2004 9:17am PDT
textOver 400 Detained in Southern California Immigration Sweep by Democracy Now (repost)
In the past month, immigration agents have arrested hundreds of undocumented workers and immigrants in Southern California in sweeps conducted well inside the US/Mexico border that are causing widespread fear and charges of racial profiling in local immigrant and Latino communities....
Posted: Thu, Jul 1, 2004 9:18am PDT
textHeroes’ Farewell For Cuevas Family: Communities Continue Struggle by upton sinclair
But even as lawmakers turn a deaf ear and fail to protect their constituents, the Cuevas campaign has given hope to other families. According to the Support Committee for the Cuevas Family, more undocumented Filipino families have stepped forward to ask for assistance with legalizing their status after decades of working in the country and raising their families....
Posted: Wed, Jun 30, 2004 8:00am PDT
textMarch Against INS Intimidation by Monterey Bay CLC AFL-CIO
The campaign begins with a five-day march that begins Tuesday, June 29, at 8 AM at the King City Park (take the Canal St exit and go right on Division St). On Tuesday evening marchers will rally at Patriot Park in Greenfield after marching through the town. Marches and rallies will follow each day, moving north to Soledad, Gonzalez, Chualar and arriving in Salinas on Saturday. A similar campaign will move through towns to the north of Salinas during the following week, arriving again in ...
Posted: Tue, Jun 29, 2004 8:33am PDT
textLabor Continues to Join Struggle to Stop the Deportation of the Cuevas Family by upton sinclair
The Alameda Central Labor Council passed a resolution last Monday supporting the campaign to stop the deportation of the Cuevas family, and the Million Worker March Organizing Committee decided to endorse the campaign last night at their meeting....
Posted: Mon, Jun 28, 2004 2:36pm PDT
textChronicle story about Immigration Raid Press Conference by repost by Jeff G
Thanks to kick-ass media work by the coalition of immigrant rights groups who put it on, we got a good write-up in the usually-hostile Chronicle. --Jeff G...
Posted: Fri, Jun 25, 2004 4:22pm PDT
textSanta Barbara County Supervisors Support Drivers License Bill by Harley Augustino
At 12pm on Tuesday, June 22nd, the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors voted to support SB 1160, the new drivers bill that will ensure that all drivers have access to proper training and insurance....
Posted: Tue, Jun 22, 2004 7:24pm PDT