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Eight House Members Join Nearly 200 Pro-Immigrant Rights Leaders, Activists, and Allies in Civil Disobedience

Eight House Members Join Nearly 200 Pro-Immigrant Rights Leaders, Activists, and Allies in Civil Disobedience

(GETTY IMAGES) Pro-Reform Movement Pledges Oct 5-8 Actions Are Only the Beginning of More Hard-Hitting Activities to Come to Get Congress to Pass Immigration Reform This Year Washington, DC – Today, Latinos, immigrants, faith...

Thousands to gather in National Mall for massive immigration rally, march

Thousands to gather in National Mall for massive immigration rally, march

(Photo By Douglas Graham/CQ Roll Call)) Sandra Lilley, NBCLatino–There might be a shutdown in Washington, but it is not stopping a massive rally in the nation’s capital to ask Congress to pass immigration reform....

Mexicanos en Exilio launch: Pedaling for Justice

Mexicanos en Exilio launch: Pedaling for Justice

Mexenex–Carlos Gutierrez, 35, had a beautiful wife, two young children and a thriving business providing concessions for major sporting events in his home state of Chihuahua, Mexico. In 2011, his life changed forever. Local...

The (un) “Safe Act”

The (un) “Safe Act”

Immigrant Justice Network–Some Republicans in the House of Representatives are trying to pass the (un) “SAFE Act” as their answer to federal immigration reform. This extreme bill provides no path to citizenship and will...

Immigration march draws hundreds

Immigration march draws hundreds

Photo By Kin Man Hui/San Antonio Express-News JOHN MACCORMACK, MYSANANTONIO.COM, SAN ANTONIO– Declaring that comprehensive immigration reform is long overdue, more than 250 people moved, chanted and sweated on a march through San Antonio’s...