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Mijente Principles of Unity

June 30th, 2018

EnglishEspañolPortuguês These are our Mijente Principles, to help us remember and guide us in struggle. 1. We are Latinx and Chicanx people that are part of movements for justice and self-determination for all people. We are pro-Black, pro-indigena, pro-worker, pro-mujer, pro-Lesbian Gay, Bi, Trans and Queer, pro-migrant because we hold all of those identities, and because our […]


Safety & Travel Tips for San Diego #FreeOurFuture

June 29th, 2018

Nothing here should be taken as legal advice. Consult a trusted attorney for information specific to your case. Jump to specific sections: Preparing to Travel Traveling by Bus/Car/Van Traveling by Plane Communicating Securely In San Diego Participating in Direct Action   A NOTE FROM MIJENTE We are excited about the actions taking place in San […]


National “Chinga La Migra” Organizing Tour Targets ICE, Launches at Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma

June 4th, 2018

The tour will kick off with a ‘noise and light’ demonstration at the NW detention center (1146 East J Street, Tacoma, WA) on Monday, June 4th, from 8-11 pm. Seattle, WA – On June 4th Mijente will launch the “Chinga La Migra/ Abolish ICE” tour to tell the story of what the deportation crisis under […]


Chinga La Migra: Morristown Tennessee

June 3rd, 2018

In early April 2018, ICE raided a meat packing plant outside of Morristown, Tennessee. But ICE did not act alone, Tennessee Highway Patrol and local police diverted traffic and Tennessee National Guard opened up its facilities and functioned as a temporary immigrant detention center. Chinga La Migra Tour is coming to Morristown Tennessee on June [...]


Chinga La Migra: Chicago

May 30th, 2018

In Chicago, Chinga La Migra is hosted by OCAD, an undocu-led organization that has trained hundreds of leaders on the front lines, fighting wide-spread immigration raids. The Chinga La Migra tour is building off of the work OCAD has done pressing Chicago to live up to its promise of being a Sanctuary city, at the [...]


Chinga La Migra: Seattle

May 19th, 2018

Chinga La Migra tour is kicking off in Seattle on Sunday June 3rd. We are gonna make some noise outside of the NWDC. But that's not all we are going to do in Seattle, come back soon for updates and remember to #ChingaLaMigra! We are kicking off in Seattle on June 4th with NWDC Resistance [...]


Chinga La Migra: North Carolina

May 19th, 2018

North Carolina has been a major site of resistance against agressive immigration raids. Last year,  high school teachers made headlines fighting back against ICE raids that targeted their students. Since then, community members from Greensboro, to Hendersonville to Asheville have been organizing and fighting back against la Migra in their communities, even crashing an ICE [...]


Voto de Mayo: National Latinx Mobilization for Stacey Abrams

April 24th, 2018

Stacey Abrams has the chance to be a national example of a progressive candidate of color who prioritizes the health and safety of our communities, defend immigrants and people of color over incarceration and criminalization, and if elected could be the first Black woman to be Governor in the history of the United States. This year, Mijente […]


5 Ways to Support Ale During Her Hearing #ReleaseAle

April 9th, 2018

After 4 weeks in detention, beloved activist and Mijente member Alejandra "Ale" Pablos finally received a date for her bond hearing! Ale has been held without bond since being taken into custody during a regular check-in with ICE on March 7. The bond hearing is Ale's chance to be released, but she needs everyone's support [...]


A Letter to Mijente: “I’m Fighting with You”

April 4th, 2018

Mijente member Alejandra Pablos has been in ICE custody since March 7th. She wrote these powerful words to fellow members to show her love and gratitude.