Wisconsin Joins National October 5th Actions Calling for Path to Citizenship and An End to Deportations

More than 100 events planned for Saturday across the country, including Milwaukee, Racine, Kenosha, and Green Bay On October 5th, immigrant families and organizations nationwide will escalate pressure on both President Obama and the Republican-led House, calling on the President to use his executive authority to end deportations  – and on Congressman Paul Ryan to introduce […]

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104 Women, Including Racine Grandmother and Granddaughter, Arrested for Protesting House’s Inaction on Immigration Reform

Voces de la Frontera organizer Cecilia Anguiano, 25, and her grandmother Luz Maria Hernandez, 75, were arrested today in Washington DC in the largest civil disobedience for immigration reform yet.  Both are from Racine, and are calling on Rep. Paul Ryan to move his colleagues in Congress for an immigration vote this year.  (Photo by […]

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A Crossroads

Speech by executive director Christine Neumann-Ortiz, delivered on September 2nd at Milwaukee’s Labor Day march & rally: “The fight for immigration reform is a fight about rights on the job.  It is about eliminating the threat of retaliation for reporting abuse, stolen wages, and dangerous working conditions.  It is about the right to organize with […]

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