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text Letter to Governor Jerry Brown from immigrant youth led groups across California repost 2012-09-15 2:48 PM
Governor Brown: Sign the TRUST Act! Don't sign a symbolic driver’s license bill. (text/plain)

text Retenes fin de semana de la Independencia / Independence Day checkpoints (14-15/sep/2012) Checkpoint response 2012-09-14 12:15 PM
Muy pocos retenes se anuncian para este fin de semana pero seguro que habrá más de los anunciados. Si miras un retén en su vecindario, usa esta información para avisar a la gente de tu comunidad. Lo que hemos notedo en Checkpoint response es que en base de estas redes de comunicación, se ha podido forjar comudidades que resisten activamente estas práticas policiales y que avanzan la causa de derechos humanos. Para mayor información , escribe al correo electrónico noretenes@gmail.com <br><br> Few checkpoints are announced this weekend but there are certain to be more. If you see a checkpoint in your neighborhood, use that information to warn those in your community. What we've noticed at Checkpoint response is that communities that actively resist these police practices and that advance human rights can be built upon upon those communication networks. For more information, write to noretenes@gmail.com (text/html + 1 comment)

image DREAMers confront Sheriff Baca on Deportations, 6 arrested Rockero 2012-09-10 3:01 PM
DREAMers confront Sheriff Baca on Deportations, 6 arrested
Thursday, September 6, 2012 <br><br> LOS ANGELES - While other immigrant rights organizations were getting bogged down in DACA paperwork<sup>1</sup>--many of them charging for the service--the DREAMers, never content to rest on their laurels despite their enormous accomplishment, realized the necessity of advancing the movement. Over ten years of organizing has made them masters of political strategy, timing being their forte. And last Thursday was no exception. (image/jpeg + 2 comments)

text Licenses for All! • Townhall Jorge Lopez 2012-08-07 7:09 PM
Licenses for All Townhall Meeting Stop Deportations Saturday, August 18, 2012 12:30pm until 2:30pm Please come and learn about the campaign to pass a new law: driver’s licenses for all. Defend our rights & stop the car impounds. LAPD, Sheriff Baca stop cooperationg with ICE! Also come and learn about immigrant rights & the struggle for legalization. Free T-shirts for first 10 people. Where: Benjamin Franklin Library 2200 East 1st. Street & Chicago St. LA, CA 90033 Centro CSO: (Community Service Organization) and Southern California Immigration Coalition www.csosite.org www.immigrationcoalition.org www.facebook.com/Centro CSO (text/html + 2 comments)

text Summer 2012 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Alert! Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network 2012-07-01 9:04 PM
Dream Come True: Obama Administration Announces Relief for DREAMers! BUT SB 1070 Continue, DREAM Still Long Ways to Go ! (text/html + 1 comment)

text The Unstoppable Dreamers Mark Engler 2012-06-22 8:37 AM
"Courage begets more courage. One sacrifice inspires another... instead of deciding it was advantageous to cave to anti-immigrant racists, Obama looked for a way to please a mobilized and dissatisfied Latino base. We have the DREAMers to thank.." (text/plain + 6 comments)

image SF IMMIGRANT FILM FESTIVAL: CALL FOR ENTRIES 2012! CN 2012-06-17 6:00 PM
SF IMMIGRANT FILM FESTIVAL: CALL FOR ENTRIES 2012!
Works in Narrative, Animated, and Documentary Short, regardless of the original production format, and the date when it was completed, are considered. Submissions should be not longer than 30 minutes. (image/jpeg)

image Retenes del fin de semana del Día Memorial / Memorial Day weekend checkpoints (25-28/may/2 Checkpoint response 2012-05-26 12:45 AM
Retenes del fin de semana del Día Memorial / Memorial Day weekend checkpoints (25-28/may/2
¡Póngase abusado raza! Este fin de semana memorial va a haber un montón de retenes. A la gran cantidad de retenes también se suman varias patrullas de saturación, las cuales no constan esta lista. Cuidado también que la policía siempre realiza más retenes de los que se anuncian por la prensa. Si Ud. Mira algún retén en su área, favor de alertar a su comunidad al igual que la línea de retenes al 909-992-0440. Otra cosita: muchas de las agencias, al parecer, no están respetando la ley AB 353, la cual permite que un conductor cuyo único delito es manejar sin licencia (a excepción de que la licencia sea suspendida o revocada) llame a un conductor con licencia para recoger el carro antes del fin del retén. Este es su derecho, ¡pero lo hay que reclamar! Si no respetan este derecho suyo, les pedimos que marquen al mentado número para reportar el abuso. Con cuidado, ¡y que siga la resistencia! <br><br> Get wise, people! This Memorial Day weekend there will be numerous police checkpoints. In addition, there will be many saturation patrols, which are not listed here. Please be aware that the police always conduct more checkpoints than they announce through the media. If you see a checkpoint in your area, please alert your community as well as the checkpoint hotline at 909-992-0440. One more thing: it appears that many agencies are not respecting the law AB 353, which permits a driver whose only infraction is driving without a license (with the exception of suspended or revoked licenses) to call a licensed driver to retrieve the car prior to the conclusion of the checkpoint. This is your right, might you must demand that it be respected! If they do not honor your rights, we ask that you call the aforementioned number to report the abuse. Be careful, and keep up the resistance! (image/jpeg + 1 comment)

image Living in Sweden and the meaning of ‘subhuman’ - Intrepid Report Ritt Goldstein 2012-04-17 12:28 PM
Living in Sweden and the meaning of ‘subhuman’ - Intrepid Report
Reports indicate devastating 'structural discrimination' against minorities, a recent headline charging "Swedish society forces immigrants to emigrate". And, more Swedes emigrated in 2011 than at any other time in the nation's history. (image/jpeg)

image Student Activists Receive Gertrude Welch Peace and Justice Award Sharat G. Lin 2012-03-24 8:20 AM
Student Activists Receive Gertrude Welch Peace and Justice Award
Student Advocates for Higher Education (SAHE) was honored by the San José Peace and Justice Center for the service, activism, tenacity, and courage of its students, and especially of its undocumented members. Representatives Mike Honda and Zoe Lofgren participated in the ceremony held at San José State University. (image/jpeg)

text May Day 2012: National Mobilization For Immigrant Workers Rights! Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network 2012-03-13 11:29 AM
We are calling A national day of multi-ethnic unity with youth, labor, peace and justice communities in solidarity with immigrant workers and building new immigrant rights & civil rights movement! Wear White T-Shirt; organize local actions to support immigrant worker rights! (text/plain)

text Spring 2012 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Alert! Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network 2012-03-08 11:09 AM
In This Issue: 1) May Day 2012 Call To Action! 2) The NDAA's Historic Assault on American Liberty 3) ‘Trespass Bill’ will make protest illegal 4) ICE Detainee Death in CA 5) Immig detention is no hospitality suite 6)3/23 Newark, NJ :Conf on Immigrant Detainees (text/html)

image Sheriff Arpaio and Cronies Exposed in Federal Court scott huminski 2012-02-11 2:45 PM
Sheriff Arpaio and Cronies Exposed in Federal Court
The criminal conduct of Arpaio Exposed (image/jpeg + 2 comments)

text Protest: ELA Police Checkpoint Jorge 2012-02-04 11:03 AM
Protest: ELA Police Checkpoint Friday, Feb. 3: 7:00 pm Stop Car Impounds in ELA; Whittier and Hoefner Ave. (text/plain)

image BREAKING: Five Arrested at Protest Outside HLS Office. LA-IMC 2012-01-25 2:45 PM
BREAKING: Five Arrested at Protest Outside HLS Office.
SAN BERNARDINO 1/24/12 2:45pm – Five immigrants rights activists have been arrested outside a Homeland Security Office in San Bernardino about 40 minutes ago. Protesters sat down in the intersection in front of the office in an act of civil disobedience to protest US immigration policy. (image/jpeg + 17 comments)

text Sinai Torture Camps Stephen Lendman 2012-01-17 12:26 AM
torture (text/plain)

text Under Obama, guest-worker visa policy creates left-right conflict The Daily Caller 2012-01-12 6:07 PM
Under the Obama administration, skilled foreign professionals like doctors and software engineers find dim hope in Emma Lazarus’s poetic lamp lifted “beside the golden door.” (text/plain)

image "Día del Latino" en Occupy Riverside / Occupy Riverside's Latino Forum Celebrates Rockero 2011-12-19 12:38 AM
"Día del Latino"  en Occupy Riverside / Occupy Riverside's Latino Forum Celebrates
Sábado, 17 diciembre 2011<br> RIVERSIDE (California) - El Foro Latino de Occupy Riverside hoy celebró tres meses de la existencia del movimiento "Occupy" con comida tradicional, música de resistencia, y piñatas en el Parque Fairmount de esta ciudad del interior del sur de California. <br><br> Saturday, December 17, 2011<br> RIVERSIDE (California) - Occupy Riverside's Latino Forum celebrated three months of the movement's existence with traditional foods, music of resistance, and piñatas at Fairmount Park. (image/jpeg)

image Festival de Cine Inmigrante de San Francisco muestra realidad de jornaleros extranjeros C.N. 2011-11-26 5:03 PM
Festival de Cine Inmigrante de San Francisco muestra realidad de jornaleros extranjeros
La travesía, obstáculos y abusos padecidos por la comunidad migrante será mostrada el 30 de noviembre en el City College-Mission y el 3 de diciembre en el Centro del Pueblo (image/jpeg)

image A FILM FESTIVAL FOR THE IMMIGRANTS RHD 2011-11-25 7:20 PM
A FILM FESTIVAL FOR THE IMMIGRANTS
The SF Immigrant Film Festival will be held on November 30 and December 3, at the City College of San Francisco, Mission Campus, and at Centro del Pueblo, on Valencia St. (image/jpeg)

text Israel deports flotilla activists Huwaida 2011-11-06 10:04 AM
Israel is deporting eh 27 activists from the freedomwaves flotilla (text/plain + 27 comments)

text November 2011 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Alert! Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network 2011-10-28 12:58 PM
Occupy the Wall Street Occupy the ICE!! Many activist across the county are occupying their community to protest again the greedy top 1% and the corrupted U.S. government policies, immigrant rights activist should also joining this powerful movement to occupy their local Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office to protest against their racist anti-immigrant policies! (text/html)

text Brazilian in the USA x Americans in Brazil F?bio de Oliveira Ribeiro 2011-10-14 7:17 AM
Brazil should begin to study legislation to restrict the entrance of Americans here, as well to impede them of they have access to our job market. (text/plain)

image Protest Obama in L.A. Coalition Against Insecute Communites 2011-09-26 2:47 PM
Protest Obama in L.A.
The Coalition Against Insecure Communities calls on all communities in Los Angeles to mobilize on September 26, 2011 to demand that President Obama immediately end the "Insecure Communites" program. (image/jpeg)

text Immigrants Are Undocumented, Not "Illegal" Leo E. Laurence, J.D. 2011-09-18 4:47 PM
The following resolution, principally authored by Zenger?s associate editor Leo E. Laurence, was unanimously approved by the Committee on Diversity of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) August 18 and will be presented to the SPJ at its national convention in New Orleans September 25-27. (text/plain)

image Arizona Invites More Gabby Giffords Style Murder/Violence scott huminski 2011-09-16 5:56 AM
Arizona Invites More Gabby Giffords Style Murder/Violence
Arizona and Sheriff Arpaio are actively protecting a friend of the Sheriff who has threatened to 'wipe out' a family in AZ and to 'kill' an AZ woman. (image/jpeg + 4 comments)

text Fall 2011 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Digest and News Alert! Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network 2011-08-29 3:28 AM
In This Issue: Obama skewers the immigrant justice movement (Pg 1); Obama Puts Bandage on Broken Immigration System (Pg 2); Obama's new deportation policy is PR spin (Pg 3); Immigration Appeals (Pg 4); Immigration and Mass Incarceration in the Obama Era (Pg 4); (text/html)

text Sheriff Joe Arpaio - Civil Rights Violations at U.S. 9th Cir. - San Francisco scott huminski 2011-08-19 6:01 AM
Sheriff Joe's behind the scene scheming with a close lifelong friend is exposed in the United States 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco. (text/plain)

audio Is the U.S. involved in Mexico's Drug War? J. Pe?a, G. Sandoval, E. Valdovinos, L. Vogel 2011-08-11 5:56 PM
There is evidence to suggest that the U.S. is involved in the Mexican Drug War through financial and intelligence institutions. (audio/mpeg + 2 comments)

audio Is a new congressional immigration reform likely to produce more border militarization? Andrea Alvares, Juan Osuna, and Edgar Quiroz 2011-08-11 5:45 PM
Democrats have proposed plans for immigration reform that will create new paths to permanent residence for 11 million qualifying undocumented residents while simultaneously strengthening border security and surveillance. (audio/mpeg)

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