Voces on Milwaukee Unrest: Solidarity with Sherman Park

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 ESPAÑOL AQUÍ MILWAUKEE — In response to the civil unrest in Milwaukee’s Sherman Park neighborhood following the killing of Sylville Smith by the Milwaukee Police, Voces de la Frontera issued the following statement:  “We echo the call for the immediate release of the video of the police killing of Sylville Smith and […]

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Voces de la Frontera Condemns State Violence Against Teachers in Oaxaca

Voces de la Frontera Condemns State Violence Against Teachers in Oaxaca Milwaukee – Voces de la Frontera issued the following statement in support of the protest action held Friday night in Milwaukee outside of the Mexican Consulate in solidarity with Oaxaca. “As an organization of students and teachers organizing to resist efforts to privatize public […]

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Supreme Court Blocks DAPA and DACA+, Community Vows to Keep Fighting / Corte Suprema mantiene el bloqueo en DAPA y DACA+

US Supreme Court Deadlocks on DAPA & DACA+, Community Vows to Keep Fighting June 23, 2016   MILWAUKEE – Today, the US Supreme Court deadlocked in a 4-4 split on President Obama’s executive actions on immigration, leaving in place a lower court ruling blocking the measures. The programs, known as Deferred Action for Parents of Americans […]

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Immigrant Community Responds to Wisconsin ICE Raids

Immigrant Community Responds to Wisconsin ICE Raids MILWAUKEE – Today Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced they had arrested 39 people in raids throughout Wisconsin in the past month. Voces de la Frontera issued the following response: “ICE claims their raids make communities safer, but in fact ICE makes us all less safe by traumatizing […]

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Love and Solidarity with the LGBT Community / Amor y solidaridad con la comunidad LGBT

  Love and Solidarity with the LGBT Community MILWAUKEE — Following the horrific massacre of 49 people – many Latinx – at a gay bar in Orlando, Voces de la Frontera issued the following statement: “Our hearts are broken by the incomprehensible violence, and we share all our love with the LGBT community that is hurting […]

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Gracias a todxs que han donado para hacer el 1ro de mayo un éxito

¡Muchas gracias a todxs que han donado para apoyar la causa, y por favor apoya a estas empresas locales y organizaciones comunitarias que apoyan nuestra lucha! Thank you to all who have donated to support our struggle, and please support these local businesses and community organizations that support our movement!

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Gov. Walker Signs Anti-Immigrant Bill SB533

Monday, April 25th, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESPAÑOL ABAJO Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org Gov. Walker Signs Anti-Immigrant Bill SB533 *Voces de la Frontera will hold a press conference on Tuesday, April 26th, at 11am at at 1027 South 5th Street to announce a community response*  Immigrant community promises massive mobilization on May First and urges City of Milwaukee […]

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Appeals Court Orders Milwaukee Sheriff to Reveal Information about Deportation Collaboration

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 ESPAÑOL ABAJO Contact:  Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org Appeals Court Orders Milwaukee Sheriff to Reveal Information about Deportation Collaboration Advocates can now obtain information on a rolling basis concerning Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke’s policy of turning people over – including US Citizens – to Immigration agents for deportation MILWAUKEE – Ruling today in Voces de la […]

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Victory! “Anti-Sanctuary” Bill Defeated, Wisconsin Immigrant Communities Call on Gov. Walker to Veto Anti-ID Card Bill

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESPAÑOL ABAJO Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, Voces de la Frontera, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org  “Anti-Sanctuary” Bill Defeated, Wisconsin Immigrant Communities Call on Gov. Walker to Veto Anti-ID Card Bill *Photos and timeline of past months’ organizing below* Last night, the Wisconsin State Senate adjourned for the year without taking up Assembly Bill 450, a bill […]

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Job Opportunities at Voces / Oportunidades de trabajo en Voces

Madison organizer Job Description Lead Youth Organizer Job Description 2015 (1) If you are interested in volunteering with the organization, please call us at (414) 643-1620, or email primitivo@vdlf.org.

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