The scene is a sprawling housing development in Buckeye, Arizona. Its likely that this is a neighborhood that was hit hard during the housing foreclosure crisis of years past. Buckeye is in Maricopa County, which seems unreal given you feel like you’re actually halfway to L.A. heading out that way from downtown Phoenix. A knock [...]Read
The following is general information about the process and potential risks for undocumented immigrants who are traveling to Puerto Rico for Mijente’s Lanzate 2016 in San Juan. Although it was vetted by immigration attorneys and experienced organizers, it is not legal advice. Consult a trusted attorney before making decisions about your case.Read
Because in times like this we need to see Latinx queer love. We need to love Latinx queer love.Read
Target: Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Emanuel’s previous statements meant he was already on record and we knew that the Governor wasn’t going to change his mind, so we needed to find someone who would stand up to him instead. Demand: Do not allow Governor Rauner's fearmongering to impact Chicago. Pledge to maintain a welcoming city and [...]Read
You don’t have to speak English to get your frozen custard this summer.Read
Recently, I saw a friend of mine share a news article about 20-year-old Angel Cruz “mysteriously” dying in Cook County jail. I hadn’t known him well but I had seen him in the hallways in school.Read
Ensuring the safety and rights of Milwaukee residents who wish to register their dissent will require the absence of Sheriff Clarke from such events and a proactive plan to prevent profiling and violence against protesters.Read
It’s become clear that his rallies are not just political events but mobilizing moments for active hate groups to amass.
I, and other students who are at the receiving end of his maniacal statements, are in direct danger.
We already face systemic violence but we’re increasingly becoming targets of attack by his followers on and off Trump’s campaign trail.
Within the last week, a young black woman was pushed and shoved by Trump supporters who yelled racial slurs at her at a rally in Kentucky. While in Michigan, Trump gave his supporters permission to be violent with protestors, saying that he would defend them in court.Read
am very excited and deeply humbled by the opportunity to work with the brave human beings on the frontlines of the fight for racial justice. As part of the team, I hope to help strengthen organizing that builds power to achieve the wins our communities deserve. “Read