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?
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
On August 7th, Barack Obama gave an address justifying a series of air strikes in Iraq by stating "When many thousands of innocent civilians are faced with the danger of being wiped out, and we have the capacity to do something about it, we will take action." This statement has been used by the U.S. government many times before to justify U.S. military intervention. The US used … [Read more...] about No More War in the Middle East!