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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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Alivio y Acción: Un mensaje de Christine Neumann-Ortiz de Voces de la Frontera.

Lo que necesita saber sobre el primer paquete de alivio económico que acaba de pasar más nuestros próximos pasos en la lucha por legalización. [English Translation] What you need to know about the first federal relief package and our next steps in the fight for legalization. Hi, this is Christine Neumann Ortiz from Voces de […]

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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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Art: “Dreams are stronger than fear” by Melanie Cervantes.

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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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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IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY MEMBERS RESPOND TO ADMINISTRATIVE RELIEF

MILWAUKEE – In response to President Obama’s November 20th announcement that the White House will take executive action on immigration, Voces de la Frontera released the following statement:  “We welcome this historic step towards equality that comes as a result of the tireless efforts of community members,” said Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera. “We know […]

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White House Immigration Relief Delay: Politics Over People

In response to the President’s announcement that he will again delay executive action on immigration, Christine Neumann-Ortiz, exective director of Voces de la Frontera, released the following: “Today’s news is a clear statement from Washington that once again, politics trumps the lives of people. Six years ago, President Obama was elected on a pledge to pass immigration […]

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Statement: President Obama Has No Reason To Delay Executive Action

In reaction to President Obama’s June 30th immigration comments, Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera, issued the following statement: “Today for the first time, the President promised to act independently of a failed Congress to modernize our immigration policies through executive action.  He has no reason to wait, and every day that he […]

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GOP Immigration Principles Do Not Address Crisis of Family Separation

Milwaukee, WI –  In response to the Republican principles for immigration reform released yesterday, below is a statement from Christine Neumann-Ortiz, executive director of Voces de la Frontera: The Republican Party can and must do more than what has been offered up by their document yesterday. The absence of concrete legislation means that it is open to interpretation as to […]

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2014 Annual Assembly (Asamblea Anual)

 Photo: Voces de la Frontera On January 25th, Voces de la Frontera held its Annual Assembly – a collective, democratic meeting for our members to determine our yearly agenda. At this meeting we planned our projects and priorities for this year. As the Obama administration approaches a heartbreaking two million deportations, immigrant families organized to […]

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