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Sheboygan Shuts Down Hate Resolution (with photos)

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | ESPAÑOL ABAJO Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman | 414.469.9206 | sfreeman@vdlf.org   Sheboygan Shuts Down Hate Resolution Following a rally of over 500 community members, Sheboygan Common Council defeats anti-immigrant resolution 14-1 The rally was organized by Voces de la Frontera’s Sheboygan Chapter. Photos below.   SHEBOYGAN, WISCONSIN – On Monday night, […]

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Neil Gorsuch Won’t Stand Up to Trump’s Attacks on Immigrants

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman | sfreeman@vdlf.org | 414.469.9206 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Neil Gorsuch Won’t Stand Up to Trump’s Attacks on Immigrants MILWAUKEE – With Senate Republicans expected to begin hearings on Donald Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the US Supreme Court next week, advocates are speaking out about why Gorsuch is wrong […]

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By Signing Up for 287g, Sheriff Clarke has Signed His Resignation

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman | sfreeman@vdlf.org | 414.469.9206 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESPAÑOL ABAJO   By Signing Up for 287g, Sheriff Clarke has Signed His Resignation   MILWAUKEE – In a Wednesday afternoon Facebook post, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke published a letter of intent he is sending to Immigration and Customs Enforcement formally requesting 287g […]

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Wisconsin Republicans Reintroduce Anti-Immigrant Legislation that Sparked Uprising

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESPAÑOL ABAJO Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman | sfreeman@vdlf.org | 414.469.9206 Wisconsin Republicans Reintroduce Anti-Immigrant Legislation that Sparked Uprising Bill aims to have public employees, local police, and sheriffs act as Immigration agents MILWAUKEE – Yesterday, Republican state legislators John Spiros, Jesse Kremer, and Steve Nass began seeking co-sponsorship for anti-immigrant legislation […]

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Voces de la Frontera Responds to Disgraceful State Supreme Court Ruling on Clarke Suit

February 24, 2017 ESPAÑOL ABAJO Voces de la Frontera Responds to Disgraceful State Supreme Court Ruling on Clarke Suit MILWAUKEE, WI – This morning a majority of the Wisconsin Supreme Court overturned rulings by a Circuit Court judge and a unanimous Appeals Court and held that Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke does not have to […]

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Following Today’s Day Without Immigrants, the Movement must Escalate to a General Strike on May 1st

Thursday, February 16th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Following Today’s Day Without Immigrants, the Movement must Escalate to a General Strike on May 1st to Demand Trump Rescind Executive Orders on Immigration Today, tens of thosands of immigrant workers and business owners have gone on strike and closed their businesses in resistance to […]

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Voces de la Frontera Responds to Sheriff Clarke

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Voces de la Frontera Responds to Sheriff Clarke In response to Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke’s remarks concerning the 287g program and his desire to aid Donald Trump’s efforts to separate millions of immigrant families, Voces de la Frontera issued the following statement from Executive […]

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With Immigrants’ General Strike to Stop Rogue Sheriff, Wisconsin Escalates the Resistance to Trump

Monday, February 13th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE With Immigrants’ General Strike to Stop Rogue Sheriff, Wisconsin Escalates the Resistance to Trump Today was a “Day Without Latinxs, Immigrants, & Refugees” in Wisconsin Thousands went on strike and withdrew their kids from school, 150+ businesses  closed (partial list here) to stop Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke from […]

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Monday will be a Day Without Latinxs, Immigrants, & Refugees in Wisconsin

Friday, February 10th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Monday will be a Day Without Latinxs, Immigrants, & Refugees in Wisconsin Thousands will strike, close businesses, take their kids from school and march at 11am in Milwaukee to stop Milwaukee County Sheriff and Trump ally David Clarke from turning sheriffs into Immigration agents […]

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Bus Information for February 13th

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: Departs at 9am, 908 S. Spring St., 920-344-4127 Suggested Donation: $ 10 Green Bay: Departs at 8am at 2280 E. Mason St. $ 20 tickets available at Cristiana Nueva Vida Bookstore (1739 […]

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