My name is Aura Hernández. I am originally from Guatemala, and I have been in sanctuary since March 1 of this year as a result of the harsh immigration policies of Mr. Donald Trump.
How Student Activism Shaped My (Our) Life (Lives): On the 25th Anniversary of the ‘Chicana/Chicano Studies Now’ Movement at UCLA
The faculty center sit-in led to a subsequent 14-day hunger strike. Ultimately, this led to an agreement between the UCLA administration and student activist leaders.
The award-winning author, recognizing his protected status, based his career and existence on misogyny, to the point that he could no longer differentiate the sexism portrayed in his fiction from his real life mistreatment of women—particularly women of color.
We believe a right to a job is a human right.
A 15-year-old immigrant from El Salvador came to Long Island to escape the formidable MS-13.
Ask yourself if you are really standing with the oppressed when many of the ones inspired by this struggle are the historical oppressors.
Wall Street won the hurricane recovery fight.
For the rise of the sinvergüenzas is upon us.
This is my opinion and that of thousands of Nicaraguans, regarding the last five days
We must also reject the labels, categories and typologies that divide us: educated versus uneducated; citizen versus undocumented; and undocumented youth (good immigrants or “the innocent ones”) versus undocumented parents (bad immigrants or “the sinners”).
Showing so much strength in the face of hate, supporters of SB 54 have been educating.
It’s notable that so few people weighing in on this debate even recognized Puerto Rico as a site of the African diaspora.
As practicing immigration attorneys, we believe that calls to abolish ICE should extend to ICE counsel, since ICE attorneys play an integral role in the deportation process by securing the deportation orders that ICE deportation officers later carry out.
Cuando ese ochenta por ciento de los caminantes iniciaron el camino, los empujó la pobreza en este país.
When the people of my country of Honduras decide to leave, they do not leave because they lack love for Honduras, but because the need demands it.
I never met my grandfather, my dad’s dad. His name was Jesús De Loera-López.
Research in education shows the importance of having diverse teachers and staff.
But more than anything else, what is bothersome is the reality that we usually need white people on our side to begin with. It all shows just how disempowered most of our communities truly are.
Rightly or wrongly, this is the moment many Cubans in exile have been waiting for since the early 1960s.
This is a big deal that will cause only more problems in the end.