Media Alert: Immigrants, Allies Organize Emergency Action To Call on Democrats to Deliver Path to Citizenship Just Days Before October 31st Deadline

Action Will Take Place In Front of Sen. Baldwin’s Milwaukee Office on Thursday, 10/28 ESPAÑOL ESTÁ EN LA SEGUNDA PÁGINA ABAJO FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/26/21 (STATEWIDE – WI) – With just days remaining before Speaker Pelosi’s October 31st deadline to pass the Build Back Better reconciliation bill, Voces de la Frontera and allies are organizing […]

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Thousands Participated in “Day Without Latinxs & Immigrants” Strike in Wisconsin, Increasing Pressure on Democrats to Pass Citizenship for Millions This Year

Photo credit: Joe Brusky/MTEA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/12/21 ESPAÑOL EN LA 2DA PÁGINA ABAJO (MILWAUKEE, WI) – On Monday, October 11, in just one week of organizing, thousands of immigrant and Latinx essential workers, more than 160 small businesses and over 200 students from across Wisconsin participated in a Day Without Latinxs and Immigrants statewide […]

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Ahora o nunca: día sin Latinxs e inmigrantes por la ciudadanía

English page 2 below Aquí hay un PDF del volante para correr la voz. Día sin trabajo, sin escuela, sin compras. El futuro está en tus manos. ¡Háganos que respeten nuestra humanidad! Día de la Raza – lunes, 11 de octubre 11 a.m. 733 W Mitchell St, Milwaukee (Nueva oficina de Voces de la Frontera) *Habrá […]

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Media Alert: A Day Without Latinxs & Immigrants -Thousands Will Go On Strike in Statewide March in Milwaukee on Monday to Escalate Pressure on Democrats to Pass Citizenship This Year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/08/21 ESPAÑOL EN LA 2DA PÁGINA ABAJO (MILWAUKEE – WI) WHAT: This Monday, October 11, Indigenous Peoples Day, thousands of immigrant and Latinx essential workers and their families from throughout Wisconsin will participate in a Day Without Latinxs and Immigrants. This is a day of no work, no school, no shopping to […]

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Latinxs and Immigrants in Wisconsin to Spark Wave of Economic Actions Nationally on Monday to Win Path to Citizenship

Español en segunda pagina FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/06/21 (STATEWIDE – WI) – Immigrant essential workers and Latinxs in Wisconsin announced Tuesday that they will hold a statewide Day Without Latinxs and Immigrants strike and march on Indigenous People’s Day, Monday, October 11. Thousands of Wisconsin’s growing Latinx and immigrant workforce, multiracial youth and allies are […]

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No excuses: Democrats Must Deliver Citizenship This Year

Immigrant Rights Movement to Escalate After 2nd Parliamentarian Ruling, Holding 9 Meetings Across Wisconsin This Week to Prepare for Day Without Latinxs and Immigrants Strike Español en segunda pagina FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 29, 2021 (STATEWIDE – WI) – Wednesday afternoon, the Senate Parliamentarian rejected a second proposal from Congressional Democrats to include a path […]

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Reuniones urgentes de miembros y comunidad

English on page 2 below ¡Estamos en la fase final para ganar la ciudadanía para millones! No podemos dejar pasar esta oportunidad. Únase a nosotros en nuestras próximas reuniones de miembros. Red de Trabajadores Esenciales: miércoles, 9/29, 7pm, 1027 S. 5th St, Milwaukee. Para preguntas o para el enlace de la reunion virtual, llame al […]

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Immigrants and Allies Demand Democrats Deliver on Citizenship After Parliamentarian Ruling

Over 100 Wisconsin Immigrant Essential Workers, Dreamers, Allies Hold Rally in Milwaukee Before Departing to D.C. for National Mobilization FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 20, 2021 Español Abajo (MILWAUKEE, WI) – On Sunday evening the Senate Parliamentarian issued an opinion excluding a pathway to citizenship for essential workers, farmworkers, Dreamers and TPS recipients in the Build […]

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Immigrants: The Unsung Heroes of the Pandemic

ESPAÑOL ABAJO By Christine Neumann-Ortiz Labor Day is a day that we honor the contributions of working people. This Labor Day, in the midst of a global pandemic, it is only fitting that we take time to honor the contributions of immigrant essential workers who are the unsung heroes working on the frontlines while many […]

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Nationwide Participatory Art Project Comes to Milwaukee, Joined by Immigration Advocates, Local Leaders to Urge Congress to Pass a Pathway to Citizenship for Millions this Year

“Inside Out 11M” part of nationwide effort to create portrait of America ESPAÑOL ABAJO MILWAUKEE, WI — This Friday, August 27th, “Inside Out 11M” will be in Milwaukee to provide immigration advocates, local leaders and community members with a unique platform to amplify their voices in urging Congress to enact legislation this Fall to create […]

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Breaking: Big Step Towards Citizenship for All Passes U.S. House of Representatives

Voces de la Frontera Applauds All Three Wisconsin House Democrats for Standing with Immigrant Families in Support of Historic Legislation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 24, 2021 ESPAÑOL ABAJO (STATEWIDE) – Earlier this afternoon, Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives passed a historic budget resolution that includes $105 billion to create a long overdue pathway […]

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Major Breakthrough: Senate Democrats Pass Historic Resolution Creating a Pathway to Citizenship for Millions of Immigrant Essential Workers

Voces de la Frontera Applauds Sen. Tammy Baldwin and Senate Democrats for Supporting Biden’s Budget Resolution; Urges House Democrats to Pass It Later This Month PRESS RELEASE: 8/12/21 CONTACT: Anna Dvorak 414-469-0118; anna@vdlf.org ESPAÑOL ABAJO (MILWAUKEE, WI) – Early Wednesday morning, Senate Democrats passed a historic $3.5 trillion budget resolution that invests over $100 billion […]

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Press Release: Voces de la Frontera Sends Our Condolences to Richard Trumka’s Family on the Tragic News of His Passing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8/9/21 CONTACT: Anna Dvorak 414-469-0118; anna@vdlf.org Left: Trumka (left) marches with Voces members on May Day in 2011 in Milwaukee. Right: Trumka (left) joins the late Phil Neuenfeldt, former President of the Wisconsin AFL-CIO; Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera; and Mike Rosen, past President of AFT Local 212 on […]

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Most Recent Attack on DACA Underscores Urgent Need to Pass Permanent Pathway to Citizenship for Millions of Dreamers and Essential Workers

Español abajo en la segunda página Did you hear about the latest ruling on DACA that happened last Friday? If not, read more here and see our press statement below. In summary, the DACA program has been partially ended. DACA will remain and be allowed for renewal for current recipients but new applications cannot be […]

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La Gran Marcha por las Licencias y la Ciudadanía

Día 1/9. La delegación sale de la oficina de Voces Milwaukee con el mensaje: “Biden: Hazlo Grande, Hazlo Valientemente. Ciudadanía para todos!”photo credit: Joe Brusky / MTEA See English on Page 2 Below Únase a los Trabajadores Esenciales Inmigrantes de Wisconsin en una marcha histórica de 9 días iniciando desde Milwaukee el 20 de junio […]

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May Day 2021

Este sábado, primero de mayo, únete a Voces de la Frontera Action y a La Red de Trabajadores Esenciales VDLF para exigir que la Administración Biden y al Congreso se cumplan sus promesa a: PARAR LAS DEPORTACIONES, ALIVIO DE COVID PARA TODOS, y CIUDADANÍA PARA TODOS. On Saturday May 1, join Voces de la Frontera […]

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La Hora Llegó! : Ciudadanía para los trabajadores y las familias esenciales

The Time is Now! : Citizenship for Essential Workers & Families English Below Por décadas, Voces y el movimiento por los derechos de los inmigrantes han estado luchando por la protección permanente y la ciudadanía para lxs 11 millones de inmigrantes indocumentados que viven en nuestro país. La Marcha Hacia la Victoria – Una gira […]

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore and Milwaukee Black Leaders Stand with Voces de la Frontera in Demanding Relief, Recovery, and Citizenship for All.

Mandeeq Abdulahi, Voces de la Frontera and YES! member at Riverside High School, spoke to how inclusive COVID relief is a Black and Brown issue at Saturday’s press conference: “This pandemic has disproportionately affected both the Black community and the Latinx and Immigrant community in this country. Our struggle is linked, and so is our […]

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Declaración conjunta de la comunidad de Wisconsin sobre el acto de terrorismo interno de Trump en el Capitolio de los Estados Unidos

PARA MÁS INFORMACIÓN:  Jacquelyn Kovarik 414-436-9822 jacquelyn@vdlf.org  (Milwaukee, WI) – Voces de la Frontera, la Alianza Cívica Musulmana de Wisconsin, WI Will Win, la Mesa Redonda Afroamericana de Wisconsin, la NAACP de Milwaukee, Nuestra Revolución de Wisconsin, la Asociación de Mujeres Hmong Americanas de Milwaukee (HAWA), Justice Wisconsin, Leaders Igniting Transformation (LIT), A Better Wisconsin […]

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Wisconsin Joint Community Statement on Trump’s Act of Domestic Terrorism at the US Capitol

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Jacquelyn Kovarik 414-436-9822 jacquelyn@vdlf.org  On Friday January 8th, we released a Wisconsin Joint Community Statement in response to the violent insurrection at the US Capitol on January 6, 2021. Over the weekend and early this week we received a wave of interest from other organizations across the state, expressing their desire to […]

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DICIEMBRE DE 2020 QUE DICTAMINA LA PLENA REINSTAURACIÓN DE DACA: PREGUNTAS FRECUENTES Y RECURSOS

Arte: “Los sueños son más fuertes que el miedo” de Melanie Cervantes. Como resultado de la orden de la corte, el 7 de diciembre de 2020, el gobierno publicó un aviso de que, a partir del 7 de diciembre de 2020, el gobierno está aceptando solicitudes de DACA por primera vez, solicitudes de renovación sin […]

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December 2020 Ruling to Fully Reinstate DACA: FAQs and Resources

Art: “Dreams are stronger than fear” by Melanie Cervantes. As a result of the court’s order, on December 7, 2020, the government published a notice that, as of December 7, 2020, the government is now accepting first-time requests for DACA, renewal requests regardless of expiration date, and advance parole requests, based on the terms of the DACA […]

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Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Directora Ejecutiva de Voces de la Frontera, nombrada una de las Mujeres del Siglo de USA Today

PHOTO: GARY C. KLEIN, USA TODAY NETWORK , ILLUSTRATION: USA TODAY NETWORK Esta semana, Christine Neumann-Ortiz, cofundadora y directora ejecutiva de Voces de la Frontera, fue nombrada como una de las Mujeres del Siglo de USA Today. Este prestigioso premio fue otorgado a 10 mujeres influyentes de Wisconsin. Entre las galardonadas se encuentran la senadora […]

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Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera, Named one of USA Today’s Women of the Century

PHOTO: GARY C. KLEIN, USA TODAY NETWORK , ILLUSTRATION: USA TODAY NETWORK This week, Christine Neumann-Ortiz, co-founder and executive director of Voces de la Frontera, was named as one of USA Today’s Women of the Century. This prestigious award was bestowed to 10 influential women in Wisconsin. Her fellow awardees include Senator Tammy Baldwin, former […]

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Victory for Strauss Workers!

Photo by Jessica Schmidt. On Friday, August 14th 2020, the Voces de la Frontera Essential Workers Rights Network hosted a press conference outside the Voces de la Frontera office in Walker’s Point to publicly announce the Strauss Workers Settlement with Strass Brands, Inc. You can watch the full recorded press conference here on our Voces […]

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FIRMAR LA PETICIÓN PARA EXIGIR JUSTICIA PARA LOS TRABAJADORES DE STRAUSS

Firma la petición para exigir justicia para los trabajadores de Strauss aquí: https://p2 Gracias a todes lxs que se presentaron a nuestro piquete/protesta en Strauss Brands, Inc. el viernes. La cobertura de la protesta fue noticia nacional y esperamos que esto ponga más presión en Strauss para cumplir nuestras demandas. Foto por Joe Brusky/ the […]

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Sign the Petition to Demand Justice for Strauss Workers

Petition to demand justice for Strauss workers: https://p2a.co/j9hn7qi Thank you to everyone who showed up to our picket/protest at Strauss Brands, Inc. on Friday. Coverage of the protest made national news and we are hoping that this puts more pressure on Strauss to meet our demands. Photo by Joe Brusky for the Milwaukee Teachers’ Education […]

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Justicia para los trabajadores de Strauss: Protesta del viernes 7 de agosto

Por favor, confirma tu asistencia a nuestro evento en Facebook para que sepamos cuántas personas pueden esperar. También, por favor, siéntase libre de invitar a su familia y amigos al evento de Facebook. ¡Queremos que la mayor cantidad de gente se presente el viernes! Puede leer nuestra carta de demandas a Strauss aquí, que también […]

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Justice for Strauss Workers: Friday, August 7th Protest

Please RSVP to our Facebook event so we know how many people to expect. Also please feel free to invite family and friends to the Facebook event. We want as many people to show on Friday as possible! Also please sign our petition directed at Strauss, highlighting our five core demands. Signing this petition is […]

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Re: Retaliation, Prejudice, & Wrongful Termination for Social Security No-Match Letter(s) for Strauss Workers

Re: Retaliation, Prejudice, & Wrongful Termination for Social Security No-Match Letter(s) for Strauss Workers Attn: Strauss Company, Human Resources                                                    July 27, 2020 Voces de la Frontera, is a statewide member led organization that advocates for immigrant and racial justice and the rights of working people.  Since April 22, Voces filed a complaint with […]

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Re: Represalias, prejuicios y despidos injustos por la carta de no coincidencia de la seguridad social para los trabajadores de Strauss

Re: Represalias, prejuicios y despidos injustos por la carta de no coincidencia de la seguridad social para los trabajadores de Strauss A la atención de: Strauss Company, Recursos Humanos 27 de julio de 2020 Voces de la Frontera es una organización dirigida por sus miembros en todo el estado que aboga por la justicia inmigrante […]

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El jefe de policía de Milwaukee, Morales, es una decepción. Sus comentarios son bienvenidos.

El jefe de policía de Milwaukee, Alfonso Morales, ha sido una decepción, no sólo para Voces de la Frontera sino también para algunos de sus aliados.La carta que se reproduce a continuación, dirigida a la Comisión de Bomberos y Policía de Milwaukee, expresa la opinión de Voces sobre su falta de contacto significativo con las […]

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No Work, No School, No Buying: Latinxs and Immigrants Calling for a Wave of National General Strikes for Citizenship

Day Without Latinxs and Immigrants Strike In Wisconsin Will Take Place On Monday, 10/11 Español en segunda pagina FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/04/21 What: On Tuesday, October 5 at 11 a.m CST, Voces de la Frontera will hold a virtual press conference to announce a statewide, Day Without Latinxs and Immigrants general strike on Monday, October […]

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