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ICE Canceled Their Request for 45K N95 Masks, and Now They Should Donate the Ones They Have (OPINION)

While a canceled request for N95s is a move in the right direction, the agency must take it a step further. The fact remains that ICE still holds an untold amount of PPE being used for raids.

  • Apr 6, 2020
  • 11:20 AM

How to Celebrate Easter With La Familia During COVID-19

This Easter Sunday you should only see abuelita through the computer screen

  • Apr 3, 2020
  • 10:47 AM

RAICES Action Democratic Debate Statement Says That Candidates Must Call for Release of All Immigrants at Risk of Coronavirus

“At a time when our undocumented sisters and brothers are uncertain if they can get health care if they have symptoms of COVID-19, we need answers,” RAICES Action said.

  • Mar 16, 2020
  • 11:51 AM

#DignidadLiteraria and PRESENTE Respond to 30-Day Follow-Up Meeting With Macmillan USA

#DignidadLiteraria sees clear effort, urges for concrete measurable results.

  • Mar 12, 2020
  • 3:57 PM

Immigrant Rights Group RAICES Action Releases Candidate Scorecard Ahead of Super Tuesday

“This scorecard represents the values, vision and principles that matter to us and the policies that are contained in the Migrant Justice Platform,” RAICES Action said in a statement.

  • Mar 3, 2020
  • 9:30 AM

NALEO: Nearly 280,000 Latino Voters in Colorado Expected to Cast Ballots in 2020 Election

Latino voters expected to play a critical role in the outcome of the Colorado Democratic Primary.

  • Mar 2, 2020
  • 7:39 AM

NALEO: Nearly 230,000 Latino Voters in North Carolina Expected to Cast Ballots in 2020 General Election

“We fully anticipate the Latino community will have a decisive say in what is widely considered to be a toss-up state this November,” NALEO’s Arturo Vargas stated.

  • Feb 29, 2020
  • 3:17 PM

DNA Testing for Immigrants Doesn’t Prove Family Bonds (OPINION)

Would all the children in your family (or extended family) pass the biological litmus test?

  • Feb 28, 2020
  • 9:12 AM

NALEO: Nearly 2.2 Million Latino Voters in Texas Expected to Cast Ballots in 2020 Election

Latino voters expected to play a critical role in the outcome of the Texas Democratic Primary.

  • Feb 26, 2020
  • 1:30 PM

After No Mention of Immigration in Tonight’s Debate, RAICES Action Demands an Immigration Policy Debate

It is a shame that immigration was, once again, not debated tonight.

  • Feb 25, 2020
  • 11:01 PM

PRESENTE.ORG and #DIGNIDADLITERARIA Urge NY Gov Cuomo to Investigate Systematic Discrimination in Hiring and Book Publishing

Following nationwide call to action in the wake of AMERICAN DIRT, published by Macmillan/Flatiron, activists denounce the “Big Five” for publishing only 300 Latino books out of 300,000 published each year.

  • Feb 25, 2020
  • 9:28 AM

NALEO: Nearly 4 Million Latino Voters in California Expected to Cast Ballots in 2020 Election

Latino voters expected to play a critical role in the outcome of the California Democratic Primary.

  • Feb 24, 2020
  • 1:11 PM

NALEO: More Than 238,000 Latino Voters in Nevada Expected to Cast Ballots in 2020 Election

Latino voters expected to play a critical role in the outcome of the Nevada Democratic caucuses.

  • Feb 19, 2020
  • 4:35 PM

Open Letter to DNC and Democratic Candidates: Don’t Look Away From Immigration in the Debate

As the candidates take the debate stage on Wednesday, the first question that should be asked is this: What lessons have Democrats learned from their failed approach to immigration in the past?

  • Feb 18, 2020
  • 4:57 PM

An Invitation to Oprah Winfrey From #DignidadLiteraria

We are writing you in the context of your book club’s widely-promoted “all sides” discussion on American Dirt in Tucson being recorded on Thursday, February 13th.

  • Feb 12, 2020
  • 10:07 PM

Run, Unapologetically, Run (OPINION)

If you want to be a voice in this critical time in this country, then don’t hesitate.

  • Feb 12, 2020
  • 1:39 PM

Trump’s Rhetoric and Policies Are Threatening the Health of US Latinos (OPINION)

If the “pro-life” movement is truly “pro-child” and “pro-family,” its supporters should no longer tolerate, let alone support, Trump’s anti-immigrant stance.

  • Jan 23, 2020
  • 3:42 PM

Migrant Justice Settles Discrimination Lawsuit With Vermont DMV

Federal case over immigration information-sharing ends.

  • Jan 15, 2020
  • 3:07 PM

Let’s Make Reunification and Comprehensive Reparation THE Top Priority of the New Year

We need to think very carefully about the extent and type of services and treatment these children and families require longer term to start to heal from the trauma they’ve experienced.

  • Jan 8, 2020
  • 3:24 PM

Lawmakers Join the Call to Hold the FCC Accountable in Puerto Rico

During the final months of 2019, powerful Democratic politicians have called for an investigation into the collapse of Puerto Rico’s communications networks following Hurricane María in 2017.

  • Jan 6, 2020
  • 5:33 PM

Georgia Department of Driver Services Takes First Steps in Securing Justice for Puerto Ricans Unlawfully Denied Driver’s Licenses

The firing and demotion of the senior officials came amid a report issued on December 17 by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation detailing “deficiencies in investigative procedures” that were inconsistent with DDS protocol.

  • Dec 18, 2019
  • 2:41 PM