updated Wed. August 17, 2022
March 30, 2018
It has quietly started cracking down not just on undocumented immigrants but also on legal immigrant rights outfits and activists. As I write in The Week,. In a bid to stifle the backlash against its harsh enforcement policies, federal agents are now targeting high-profile immigration activists in addition to theÃâÃÂ ...
March 16, 2018
3, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested Jean Motrevil, a prominent immigrant rights activist from Haiti who co-founded the New Sanctuary Coalition. According to ICE, Motrevil has several felony convictions for cocaine possession and served time in prison. He was ordered deported, butÃâÃÂ ...
March 15, 2018
Immigrant rights activists stand with local undocumented woman facing deportation. by Abril Preciado. Multiple immigrant rights activist stood outside the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office Wednesday in Harlingen in support of Eva Chavez, a mother of a special needs child who is now facing deportation. AA.
KUOW News and Information
March 15, 2018
Prominent immigrant rights activist Maru Mora Villalpando has asked a Seattle immigration judge to throw out her deportation case. Villalpando's lawyers claim the ... “The Trump administration has been targeting a lot activists for deportation in retaliation for their first amendment rights. It really is a veryÃâÃÂ ...
March 15, 2018
Immigrant rights activist Maru Mora-Villalpando speaks outside the U.S. immigration court building in downtown Seattle before her first deportation ... Last month, United Nations human-rights experts called on the U.S. to protect Mora-Villalpando and other activists from deportation, saying advocates forÃâÃÂ ...
Human Rights Watch
March 14, 2018
In recent months, US authorities have detained, initiated deportation proceedings against, and deported several immigrants' rights activists including a ... As an activist, Pablos's work reflects the reality that immigrant rights and reproductive justice are intertwined, organizing Latinxs to change policies thatÃâÃÂ ...
In These Times
March 12, 2018
Environmentalists Are Teaming Up With Immigrant Rights Activists To Stop Trump's Border Wall .... “They try to sell the border wall as something that's just happening in this rural, isolated community, that it's not going to affect anyone,” says Gabriel Sanchez, 30, an activist from nearby Mission, Texas.
March 8, 2018
But Pablos is now part of what appears to be a growing list of immigrant rights activists targeted by the agency. Recently, the case of Ravi Ragbir, the director of the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City who is facing deportation, made national headlines. In Colorado, ICE agents arrested Eliseo Jurado,ÃâÃÂ ...
The News Tribune (blog)
December 31, 1999
... the decision to invite Mora-Villalpando as a gesture from “concerned students, faculty and staff” designed to condemn the deportation case against her as “a new phase in President Trump's anti-immigrant crusade, essentially silencing protest and free speech by targeting known immigrant rights activists.”.