BY Carlos Montes | United States | 9/01/07
With Republicans leading the way, in June 2007 the U.S. Senate voted not to proceed with immigration reform.
BY Abdi Maya | Chicago, IL | 8/26/07
A hundred supporters of Elvira Arellano and her son Saul gathered here, Aug. 19, in the pouring rain outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) building.
BY Staff | Los Angeles, CA | 8/26/07
More than 4,000 people marched here, Aug. 18 in support of immigrant rights
BY Arthur Henson | Newark, NJ | 8/25/07
The Aug. 4 killings of three college students in the Vailsburg section of Newark, New Jersey has become national news.
BY Carlos Montes | Los Angeles, CA | 8/23/07
met Elvira Arellano briefly on Aug. 18, at Los Angeles’s Placita Catholic Church, after our pro-immigrant rights march in downtown.
BY Staff | Los Angeles, CA | 8/13/07
“The struggle continues for legalization and to beat back the new attacks of the Bush administration, including the new policy of beefing up ICE enforcement at worksites and further militarization the border,” says Carlos Montes, one of the organizers of the planned Aug. 18 mass march for immigrant rights.
BY Fight Back! Editors | United States | 6/21/07
In the spring of 2006 millions of Latino and other immigrants rallied against the Sensenbrenner bill, HR4437, that would have criminalized the undocumented.
BY Staff | Los Angeles, CA | 5/22/07
The Los Angeles Police Commission hearing on May 8 drew hundreds of angry protesters demanding that Los Angeles Police Department officers be fired and prosecuted for attacking the peaceful Mexican/Latinos families gathered at Macarthur Park on May 1.
BY Staff | Los Angeles, CA | 5/10/07
100,000 enthusiastic demonstrators took the streets here May 1.
BY Brad Sigal | United States | 5/04/07
Hundreds of thousands of immigrant workers and their supporters marched in cities around the U.S. on May 1, International Workers Day.