IOWA: Woman Intentionally Runs Over Black and “Mexican” Adolescents

Photo: 14-year-old Natalia Miranda after being run over and hospitalized in a racist attack outside of Des Moines, Iowa By Nélida Tello Over the past week, Nicole Marie Poole Franklin, 42, has been charged with attempted murder in two separate incidents after she intentionally drove her SUV into a 12-year-old Black boy, and 30 minutes later, ran over a 14-year-old Latina girl in Clive, Iowa … Continue reading IOWA: Woman Intentionally Runs Over Black and “Mexican” Adolescents

INDIA: Masses Take Streets to Condemn Anti-Muslim Immigration Law

Photo: Protesters face off with police in New Delhi last week against anti-Muslim immigration law. By Miriam Cordova For more than a week, New Delhi and other cities in India have been disrupted with mass protests after a new citizenship law passed which openly rejects Muslim immigrants from three neighboring countries. The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) has given rise to wide opposition because it unmasks … Continue reading INDIA: Masses Take Streets to Condemn Anti-Muslim Immigration Law

VIDEO: Speeches at Vigil for Veneranda Martinez in Austin

The above video showcases speeches from the night of Veneranda Martinez’s vigil in Montopolis. A working mother of three, Veneranda was killed by her estranged husband recently after repeatedly having called for police protection to no avail; her funeral was Thursday morning. During these speeches, the officiating priest and nonprofit representatives made calls for peace and respecting the authority of the police, whereas representatives from … Continue reading VIDEO: Speeches at Vigil for Veneranda Martinez in Austin

DETROIT: ICE Makes Hundreds of Arrests Through Fake University

Photo: Building listed at the address for the fake University of Farmington which ICE used as a way to entrap unsuspecting immigrant students. By Nélida Tello In recent months, 90 students from the University of Farmington (UF) have been arrested for immigration violations after being entrapped in the fake university created by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The university was shut down in January … Continue reading DETROIT: ICE Makes Hundreds of Arrests Through Fake University

LOS ANGELES: Students Stage Walkout as Supreme Court Approaches DACA Verdict

Photo: Students in Los Angeles walked out of class and marched through the streets in protest against the possible termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) program By Serran Soledad Earlier this month, students from California State University (CSU) and Los Angeles Unified School District staged a walkout in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) program as the Supreme Court … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: Students Stage Walkout as Supreme Court Approaches DACA Verdict

Nuevas Políticas de la Administración de Trump Persiguen a los Inmigrantes y Recolecta ADN

Foto: El presidente de los EEUU, Donald Trump, ha intensificado sus políticas reaccionarias de inmigración en un intento de impulsar su campaña de reelección Este artículo es una traducción. Por Nélida Tello La administración Trump anunció el viernes pasado que se propone rechazar las solicitudes de visado de los inmigrantes que no puedan probar que tienen seguro médico o que podrán pagar los gastos de salud … Continue reading Nuevas Políticas de la Administración de Trump Persiguen a los Inmigrantes y Recolecta ADN

New Trump Administration Policies Persecute Immigrants, Collect DNA

Photo: US President Donald Trump has stepped up his reactionary immigration policies in an attempt to boost his reelection campaign By Nélida Tello The Trump administration announced last Friday that it is moving to reject visa applications from immigrants who cannot prove that they have healthcare insurance or that they will be able to pay healthcare costs starting November 3. This followed the introduction of … Continue reading New Trump Administration Policies Persecute Immigrants, Collect DNA