‘United We Dream’ and ‘Black Lives Matter: Houston’ Debut Move Into The Future, a Public Art Installation Celebrating Houston’s Black and Brown Youth Power

Houston, TX – Today, United We Dream and Black Lives Matter: Houston unveiled Move Into the Future, a public art installation at Emancipation Park, that honors and celebrates Black and brown youth leaders who have built undeniable power and alliances in the fight for immigrant and racial justice across Texas. The sculpture, designed by artist […]

ICYMI: UWD’s Texas Advocacy Associate Calls Out Governor Abbott Prioritizing His Anti-Immigrant Agenda While 70,000 Texans’ Are Left Without Power and Heat

Texas – DACA recipient and Texas Advocacy Associate of United We Dream, Juan José Martinez-Guevera wrote an eye-opening piece in the Texas Signal calling out Governor Abbott and his Republican allies for prioritizing their anti-immigrant and xenophobic agenda instead of protecting Texan’s from a repeat of of last year’s devastatingb winter freeze.  As a Texan, Juan describes the […]

Texas State Legislature Prioritizes Disenfranchising Black and brown Texans Instead of Passing Proactive Policies to Help Our Communities

Austin, Texas – This week, the Texas state legislature approved redrawn electoral maps in an attempt to cement Republican control of the state for the next decade through gerrymandering. While 95 percent of the population growth in Texas since the 2010 census is attributed to Black and brown communities, the power of these communities has deliberately […]

Texas Democrats Must Do Everything in Their Power to Block Abbott’s Second Anti-Immigrant Sham Session

Austin, Texas – Earlier this week, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced a second special session of the Texas Legislature – set to begin at noon today – in an attempt to ram through cruel, unpopular anti-people legislation. These harmful Republican bills include the voter restriction legislation that prompted Texas Democrats to break quorum last month and anti-immigrant bills intended to […]