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After Immigrant Youth Shut Down Border in Peaceful Protest of Child Detention Camp, Greisa Martinez Rosas, UWD Deputy Executive Director, Profiled, Targeted and Detained by Deportation Force EL PASO, TEXAS – This morning, Greisa Martinez Rosas, United We Dream Deputy Executive Director, and DACA beneficiary, was pulled from the security line at the El Paso International Airport by agents of …

250 Shut Down Border Crossing At Tornillo, TX | At Site of Child Detention Camps, Immigrant Youth & Community Escalate Pressure To Stop the Deportation Force

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

Immigrant Youth and Community Members From Border States Demand #FreedomForImmigrants For Immediate ReleaseContact: Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812Isaac De Luna (NM) | idelunanavarro@unitedwedream.org | 505.633.0270Chris Valdez (TX) | chris@unitedwedream.org | 713.352.8197 Tornillo, TX – Today, hundreds of ‘freedom warriors’ from across the Southwest – TX, NM, AZ and CA – shut down the Port of Entry in Tornillo, TX  to …

Conservative Supreme Court Justices Attack Workers

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

“The urgency for all people to rise up and resist, register to vote and make our voices heard is crystal clear.” For Immediate ReleaseContact: Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Washington, DC – Today, conservative justices on the US Supreme Court decided to undermine the ability of workers to organize. Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director and Co-Founder …

UWD FL: Trump’s Executive Order “Ending Family Separations” Will Not Free Families From Detention Camps

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

The Latest Order Does Not End Trump’s “Zero Tolerance” Policy; Immigrant Youth Oppose Sen. Rubio’s Statement That Families Must Be “Detained & Maintained” For Immediate ReleaseContact: Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Miami, FL & Washington, D.C. – Today, Donald Trump signed an executive order which will result in entire families being locked up at the border. The order does …

NMDT: Trump’s Executive Order Ending Family Separations at the Border Does Not Stop Inhumane Deportations

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

The Latest Order Does Not End the “Zero Tolerance” Policy; Immigrant Families Seeking Asylum Will Continue to Be Caged Indefinitely and Their Children May Now Face the Same For Immediate ReleaseContact: Isaac De Luna | idelunanavarro@unitedwedream.org | 505.633.0270Flaviano Graciano | flavianograciano@gmail.com | 505.305.8637 Albuquerque, NM & Washington, D.C. – Today, Donald Trump signed an executive order putting an end to family …

The Deportation Force Must Be Stopped

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

“The world has now seen the brutality of the racist deportation force and locking  up families doesn’t change that.” For Immediate ReleaseContact: Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Washington, DC – Today, Donald Trump signed an executive order to lock up families at the border. The order does not change his mass deportation and “zero tolerance” …

NMDT: Republicans in Congress Propose Dangerous Enforcement Bills

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The House is set to vote Thursday on two anti-immigrant bills For Immediate ReleaseMedia Contacts:Local: Isaac De Luna | idelunanavarro@unitedwedream.org | 505.633.0270Flaviano Graciano | flavianograciano@gmail.com | 505.305.8637National: Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Albuquerque, NM & Washington, D.C. – On  Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan will bring up two immigration bills to the floor in a move to kill a discharge petition …

ICYMI: New Detention Camp For Immigrant Minors Sparks Outrage, Mobilizes Thousands in Texas & New Mexico

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

Immigrant leaders from United We Dream and NM Dream Team Continue to Call for Congress to #AbolishICE & #AbolishCBP to Stop Abuse & Violence Towards Immigrant Families For Immediate ReleaseContact: Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267Chris Valdez | chris@unitedwedream.org | 713.352.8197 El Paso, TX – Sunday, immigrant leaders from United We Dream (UWD) and NM Dream Team (NMDT) joined over 1,000 activists, community members, …

Amidst Attacks from Republicans, Immigrant Youth Mark 6th Anniversary of DACA

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For Immediate ReleaseContact: Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Washington, DC – Today marks the 6th anniversary of the date President Obama announced the creation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA). The program provided two year, renewable protection from deportation and work permits for about 800,000 undocumented young people and its creation …

Paul Ryan Announces Trump’s Immigration Plan 2.0

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

The House is set to vote on two anti-immigrant bills next week For Immediate ReleaseContact:Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Washington, DC – Last night, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced he will bring up two immigration bills to the floor in an effort to kill a discharge petition started from members of his own party. …