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Hundreds Testify Against Texas Anti-Immigrant Bill SB 4, Which Would Terrorize Immigrant & Latino Community

Friday, February 3, 2017

Houston, TX — Yesterday and today, immigrant youth from Houston, Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, the Rio Grande Valley, College Station, Beaumont, and across Texas converged on the State Capitol to launch their UndocuTexas campaign to protect the immigrant community from attacks on sanctuary policies and a longstanding tuition equity law. Hundreds from all over Texas took […]

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Immigrant Youth Network Decries Trump’s Expected Homophobic and Transphobic Attack

Monday, January 30, 2017

Washington, DC – Today, news stories broke foreshadowing another series of executive directives  by the new President to continue dragging the country backwards. After launching his mass deportation agenda through a series of executive directives last week, he is rumored to be preparing to take aim at the LGBTQ community, children and families by encouraging […]

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Trump’s Deadly Border Wall Has Begun At Our Airports

Saturday, January 28, 2017

El terrible muro de la muerte de Trump ha comenzado en los aeropuertos Washington, DC – People of color with valid permission to enter the United States, including refugees desperately seeking safety, have begun being denied entry to the United States. The denials and imprisonment of innocent people is the first visible sign of Trump’s […]

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An Attack On One Of Us Is An Attack On All Of Us

Friday, January 27, 2017

Un Ataque A Uno De Nosotros Es Un Ataque A Todos Nosotros Washington, DC – Today, Donald Trump enshrined his racist, Islamophobic feelings and primal instincts by signing an executive attack on Muslim immigrants. The orders come just days after Trump signed orders, which kicked off his mass-deportation plan by dramatically increasing the number of […]

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Trump’s Executive Orders Mark Start of Mass Deportation & Reversing Lady Liberty’s Promise

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Washington, DC – Today, Donald Trump is expected to sign two massive executive directives to begin the mass deportation of immigrants and reversing Lady Liberty’s promise. Just days after appointing a leader of the designated hate group FAIR as the Chief of Staff at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency, Trump is expected to […]

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United We Dream Stands In Loving Solidarity With the Protectors Of Our Water & Land

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Washington, DC – Today, Donald Trump issued executive attacks on indigenous peoples and the earth in favor of energy corporations by deciding that the Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines would proceed in spite of widespread outrage and community organizing. Eli Cuna, Field Director of United We Dream, issued the following statement, “The defenders at […]

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