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Wisconsin Republicans Introduce Discriminatory, Anti-Immigrant Bill in the Senate

Friday, May 26th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   SB275 is the companion bill to AB190, and aims to have public employees, local police, and sheriffs act as Immigration agents       MILWAUKEE — Late Thursday night, Republican State Senators introduced a companion bill to the anti-immigrant bill AB190 that seeks to turn public […]

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No Hate in Our State!

Stop the Anti-Immigrant Bill AB 190! Yes to Driver’s Licenses! No 287g in Milwaukee! No more deaths and abuses by the Sheriff’s Office! Here you’ll find everything you need to urge Scott Walker and your legislator to oppose the discriminatory, anti-immigrant bill AB190, support returning driver’s licenses for immigrants, and pick a Sheriff for Milwaukee County […]

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¡Únete a Voces para marchar el 23 de mayo en contra de McDonald’s con la Lucha por $15!

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Join Voces on May 23rd at the Fight for $15 March on McDonald’s!

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Sheriff Clarke Is Unfit for any Office

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESPAÑOL ABAJO   Sheriff Clarke Is Unfit for any Office  ​​​​​   In an interview Wednesday afternoon on right wing talk radio, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke announced he will leave office next month for a job with the Trump Administration as an […]

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The 16 best signs from Wisconsin’s May 1st Day without Latinxs, Immigrants & Refugees to Resist Trump & Sheriff Clarke

On May Day — International Workers Day — Milwaukee joined immigrant and worker rights organizations in hundreds of cities nationwide to resist Trump’s attacks on our communities! 1. Strike for Justice! ¡Huelga por la justicia! Over 30,000 workers went on strike, withdrew their children from school, and closed their businesses (150+ businesses closed) to join […]

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30K+ March and Strike in Milwaukee to Resist Trump and Sheriff Clarke

Monday, May 1st, 2017 | Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   30K+ March and Strike in Milwaukee to Resist Trump and Sheriff Clarke  Wisconsin joins the May 1st nationwide Day without Immigrants to resist Trump’s war on immigrants Tens of thousands went on strike and withdrew their kids from school, 140+ businesses  closed (partial list […]

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MONDAY: Wisconsin Day without Latinxs & Immigrants Demands Gov. Walker Remove Sheriff Clarke; Statewide March in Milwaukee

Friday, April 28th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     MONDAY:  Wisconsin Day without Latinxs & Immigrants Demands Gov. Walker Remove Sheriff Clarke; Statewide March in Milwaukee    Monday, May 1st is a “Day Without Latinxs, Immigrants, & Refugees” in Wisconsin and a Day without Immigrants nationwide In Wisconsin, tens of thousands […]

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Buses to Milwaukee on May 1st / Buses a Milwaukee el 1ro de mayo (español abajo)

ENGLISH Appleton: Leave at 8am Catholic Church St. Teresa, 213 E. Wisconsin Ave. Call 920-739-1226 to reserve your seat. Suggested donation: $10. Beaver Dam: Leave at 10am from 408 S. Spring St., call 920-344-4127 to reserve seats. Suggested donation: $10 Beloit: Leave at 9:45am from St. Jude Catholic Church (737 Hackett St). Seats: 608-312-3577. Suggested donation: $10. Green Bay: […]

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Voces de la Frontera Responds to Sheriff Clarke’s Latest Tantrum

Monday, April 24th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESPAÑOL ABAJO   Voces de la Frontera Responds to Sheriff Clarke’s Latest Tantrum    Clarke demands Milwaukee County, City & MPS repeal policies supporting immigrant community members Ahead of May Day march, Clarke demands local elected officials “cease their association” with Voces de la Frontera […]

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