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Urge Your County Supervisor to Support the Pro-Immigrant, Anti-Hate Resolution!

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In Face of Trump’s Attacks, Milwaukee County Declares Support for Immigrants & Refugees

Thursday, January 26th, 2017 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESPAÑOL ABAJO     ICYMI: In Face of Trump’s Attacks, Milwaukee County Declares Support for Immigrants & Refugees   As Trump bars all refugees, walls off the country, and builds a deportation force, Milwaukee County pro-immigrant, anti-discrimination resolution advances   MILWAUKEE, WI – On […]

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January 14th Organizing Toolkit / Herramientas para organizar para el 14 de enero

INAUGURATION OF THE RESISTANCE: Statewide March for Immigrant and Refugee Rights – ENGLISH BELOW   INAUGURACIÓN DE LA RESISTENCIA: Marcha estatal para los derechos de los inmigrantes y refugiados   sábado, 14 de enero, 11am • Marcha de Voces de la Frontera • 1027 sur de la calle 5 en Milwaukee   El 14 de […]

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Voces de la Frontera Pledges Resistance following Trump’s Deportation Threats & Extremist Appointments

Voces de la Frontera Pledges Resistance following Trump’s Deportation Threats & Extremist Appointments  At Wisconsin mass meetings, hundreds of immigrant workers and supporters commit to strike and mobilize massive protests against coming attacks (photos below) ESPAÑOL ABAJO (more…)

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Trump’s Election Means Our Relentless Defense 

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 ESPAÑOL ABAJO MILWAUKEE, WI — Following last night’s election of Donald Trump as President, Voces de la Frontera announced a series of community forums throughout Wisconsin. The first is at St. Rafael Catholic Church (2059 S 33rd St in Milwaukee) at 1pm on Sunday, November 13th (more info here). The second forum is at […]

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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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