Unprecedented Latino Voter Participation Leads to Post-Election Rallies Calling for Federal Immigration Reform

(MILWAUKEE)— After turning out an unprecedented number of Latino voters for the 2012 elections, today Voces de la Fronterawill join a coalition of the largest and most powerful grassroots immigrant rights groups in the country holding vigils and rallies calling for humane immigration reform from re-elected President Obama and the US Congress. Over the last four years, over one million people […]

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Alderman Donovan Misses the Point on the Palermo Worker’s Strike

Milwaukee Ald. Bob Donovan got a few things right when he spoke out yesterday about the conflict at Palermo’s Pizza. The conflict and the boycott are very serious and workers deserve the right to organize a union. What Alderman Donovan got wrong was saying that calling for a national boycott is going “way overboard”.  Over 90 workers have been […]

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Rally to Mark Obama Administration Release of “Deferred Action” Relief Process for Undocumented Youth

MADISON, WI- Beginning today, hundreds of thousands of undocumented youth will be able to apply to stay in the United States without fear of deportation for at least two years, through the Obama administration’s “Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals” form.  Today marks the beginning of a new chapter & new hope in their lives. […]

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