Friday, March 31 6:30pm 77-02 37th Avenue Jackson Heights, NY 11372 Texto en Español Abajo Speakers (list in formation) Gladys Coloma, Outreach Organizer, Make the Road New York Farzana Linda, Community Organizer, Chhaya CDC Ariela Rothstein, NYC public school teacher, founding member TeachDream Sofia Arias, activist, International Socialist Organization Organized by P.S. 69 … [Read more...] about No Ban! No Deportations! How do we defend against the attack on imigrants?
Wednesday, March 1 6:30 Lehman College Student Life Building, Room 101 RSVP on Facebook! Donald Trump has hit the ground running with attacks on immigrants and refugees. Meanwhile, his far-right supporters have taken it upon themselves to harass and attack actual or perceived immigrants. Hear a socialist perspective on how we can defend our immigrant siblings and build a … [Read more...] about Defending Immigrants Under Trump
Wednesday, Feb 22 7:45pm NYU Global Center For Academic and Spiritual Life, Room 365 238 Thompson St (at Washington Sq S) New York, NY 10012 President Agent Orange unleashed his racism with executive orders to ban Muslims and increase militarization of the Mexico-USA border. His sickening executive hate crimes have already destroyed lives, wreaked havoc around the world, … [Read more...] about #NoBanNoWall! Let Them All In!
Wednesday, Feb 15 7:00pm Queens Pride House 76-11 37th Ave, 2nd Fl Jackson Heights, Queens Trump has wasted no time in making good on his racist, anti-immigrant campaign promises. In addition to his Muslim ban and call to build a wall on Mexican border, Trump's executive orders also ramp up ICE enforcement and threatens sanctions on any city that would limit cooperation with … [Read more...] about No Raids! No Deporations!
Its hard to imagine that just a decade ago, millions of immigrants took to the streets and successfully defeated anti-immigrant legislation only to be disappointed by failed promises of sweeping immigration reform. Instead, under Obama, immigrants have faced increasing detention and deportations. Today Trump has vowed not only to continue to separate families, but ramp up … [Read more...] about Alto a las deportaciones: From the 2006 Mega Marches to Fighting Trump's Agenda
SPEAKERS Érika Patricia Guerra Escalante On tour with Witness for Peace from El Progreso, Honduras Denise Romero Member of the International Socialist Organization and the Migrant Power Alliance The escalating influx of unaccompanied Central American Minors has brought desperately needed nation attention to the situations of poverty and violence from which these children are … [Read more...] about Imperialism, the Child Migrant Crisis, and Migrant Justice Today
The Socialism Series is a bi-weekly forum sponsored by the International Socialist Organization (ISO) to take up key questions facing the socialist movement and Left more broadly. In the next two months the series will focus on two themes: neoliberalism and the politics of oppression. We believe Marxism has a great deal to contribute to any understanding of these issues, and is … [Read more...] about Socialism Series: Marxism, Neoliberalism, and Immigration