Thursday April 25, 2019
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BY staff | Portland, OR | 2/16/19
City council members voted to leave the Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF) on February 13. After months of town halls and rallies organized by councilwoman Jo Ann Hardesty and activist groups in Portland, the amendment passed in a three to two vote. Mayor Ted Wheeler was one of the two voting to remain in the task force.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | Minneapolis, MN | 12/23/18
President Trump refused to honor the budget agreement made by Democrats and Republicans, demanding funding of his border wall as a part of the Continuing Resolution to fund the federal government.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 12/22/18
At 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, December 22, nine of 15 agencies of the federal government will shut down over President Trump’s demand for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/19/18
With national attention focused on the recent death of a seven-year-old girl in Customs and Border Control custody, Senator Amy Klobuchar, a potential candidate for president in 2020, has suggested that she is willing to negotiate a deal with Trump to provide funds for a border wall.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/07/18
Immigrant rights activists celebrated as the Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously, at their final meeting of the year, December 7 to create a new Minneapolis Municipal ID.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 11/30/18
Father Jose Sigfredo Landaverde from the Mission Faith, Life and Hope is undertaking a hunger strike, as of November 30, in solidarity with the mothers of the migrant exodus.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 11/24/18
As national attention has focused on the caravan of Central American refugees winding its way through Mexico towards the U.S.-Mexico border, immigrants and their allies in Minnesota will rally in support of the caravan on Friday, November 30.
BY Jim Byrne | Tucson, AZ | 11/22/18
On November 13 around 50 people gathered in front of the Federal Building in downtown Tucson to demand that President Trump remove over 5000 troops deployed to the border.
BY Michael Sampson | Jacksonville, FL | 11/02/18
It is important for Black people here to show solidarity with the Central American caravan and support caravan members’ demands and rights for a better life.
BY staff | San Jose, CA | 10/30/18
“Coast to coast - the Freedom Road Socialist Organization condemns President Trump’s plan to issue an executive order against birthright citizenship,” said Masao Suzuki, chair of the FRSO Joint Nationalities Commission.
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