Immigrant Youth on Texas’ SB 4 Court Decision: “We are Here to Fight and Here To Stay!”

Chris Valdez Press Releases

Continue Push for Local Policies to Stop Deportation, Separation of Families, Racial Profiling and Defund Hate For Immediate Release Contact: Chris Valdez | chris@unitedwedream.org 713-352-8197 Austin, TX – Today, the conservative 5th Circuit Court of Appeals refused to uphold the SB 4 injunction previously issued by a lower court last year and has forced the law, in its near entirety, …

Goodlatte’s Anti-Immigrant Bill is As Bad as it Gets

Bruna Bouhid Press Releases

Immigrant Youth Oppose Bills Designed to Hunt Down and Deport Our Community For Immediate Release Contact:  Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202-850-0812Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Texas: Chris Valdez |  chris@unitedwedream.org | 713-352-8197 Washington, DC –  Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte’s (R-VA) is expected to introduce the Securing America’s Future Act, an immigration proposal that includes dangerous anti-immigrant …

On International Women’s Day Women Rally Outside Miramar ICE Office to Demand Dignity and Justice for All Immigrants

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

For Immediate ReleaseMedia ContactsLocal: Melissa Taveras |  melissa@floridaimmigrant.org | 786 663 6690Maria Bilbao | masuncionbilbao@unitedwedream.org | 786 470 5773National: Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Miramar, FL – Today, on International Women’s Day, immigrant women and community leaders rallied outside the Miramar ICE Office to condemn the conditions of the facility and send a reminder to the community that they …

In Cities Across the Country, Immigrant Youth and Allies Demand Congressional Republicans Protect Immigrants from Trump’s Deportation Agents

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

In a Chorus of Joyful Rebellion, Say: Protect Immigrant Youth Now! For Immediate Release Contact:Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812 Cities Nationwide – Throughout the last week and on March 5th, immigrant youth took action in cities across the country and in Washington, DC to call on Republican House Members to protect immigrant youth from …

Immigrant Youth and Allies Say: Enough Political Games, Protect Immigrant Youth Now!

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

For Immediate ReleaseMedia Contacts:Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202-850-0812Samy Olivares | solivares@populardemocracy.org | 929-285-9623María Ponce | maria.ponce@seiu.org | 202-394-2139 ***MEDIA ADVISORY ***MARCH FOR DREAMSMONDAY, March 5 @ 11AM,American History Museum Washington, D.C. – On Monday, March 5th, we reach the cruel deadline that Trump gave Congress to fix the crisis he started when he rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood …

SCOTUS Announcement Means Some Immigrant Youth Can Continue to Renew DACA Applications

Bruna Bouhid Press Releases

Most Immigrant Youth Remain Unprotected As Nearly 1,000 Plan To Mobilize on March 5th to Demand Immediate Action from Congress For Immediate Release Contact: Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org| 202-850-0812 Washington, DC – Today, the United States Supreme Court announced that it will not take up the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) case as Jeff Sessions and the Department of …

City of Miramar, FL Condemns ICE Agents’ Mistreatment of Immigrants After Community Leaders Speak Out Against Abuse

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

Under Trump, ICE Agents at Miramar Have Quadrupled Check In Requirements for Immigrant Families Subjecting Them to Wait Outdoors for Hours With No Bathrooms, Parking Spaces, Waiting Areas and Shelter from Weather For Immediate ReleaseMedia ContactsLocal: Maria Bilbao | masuncionbilbao@unitedwedream.org | 786.470.5773National: Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org |  202.793.2267 Miami, FL – Yesterday, immigrant leaders and people of conscience testified against …

Immigrant Youth Stand with Survivors of Parkland Mass Shooting & Will Take the Streets on The March for Our Lives

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

Say, “We will take the streets together because we believe in a future where everyone can feel safe in their schools and in their homes.” For Immediate Release Contact: Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812 Washington, DC – On March 24th, immigrant youth will march in solidarity with the courageous survivors of the mass shooting at …

Trump’s Mass Deportation Plan Fails As He Kills Bipartisan Progress on Immigration. Again.

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

Washington, DC – Today, by a margin of 39/60, the Trump immigration plan failed in the U.S. Senate while bipartisan measures to protect immigrant youth were rejected by most Republicans after Trump worked to kill them. Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director and co-founder of United We Dream said: “Today’s Senate vote makes clear that Trump’s racist mass deportation plan has zero …

Schoolmates, Immigrant Youth and Advocates Fight to #FreeDennis from Detention Camp

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Send Message to Houston ISD and Harris County: “School is for Education Not Criminalization and Deportation!” For Immediate ReleaseContact: Chris Valdez |  chris@unitedwedream.org | 713-352-8197 Houston, TX – Today, friends and advocates of Dennis Rivera-Sarmiento gathered on a press call to demand his release from ICE detention and for Houston Independent School District to adopt policies that allow undocumented students …