Puente Movement

09

Nov2015
For Immediate Release Puente Responds to 5th Circuit Decision on DACA/DAPA ‘The President Now Has More Reasons to Do More to Stop Deportations’ Phoenix, AZ—In response to today’s 5th circuit ruling upholding the injunction against DACA and DAPA, Carlos Garcia of Puente says, “Ever since President announced the expansion of deferred action, instead ... Read More

21

Oct2015
For immediate release Contact: Caroline Picker, Puente, media@puenteaz.org, 510-501-7276 What: Press Conference Denouncing DCS Discrimination against Undocumented People When:  Thursday, October 22 at 11:00am Where:  Puente Movement office, 1937 W Adams St. Who: Perez Family, Attorney Jose Saldivar, Puente Samantha Perez was 15 years old when she was raped, became pregnant, and delivered her baby in ... Read More

21

Oct2015
For immediate release Contact: Caroline Picker, Puente, media@puenteaz.org, 510-501-7276   What: Speak out against new Phoenix PD hires during City Council public comment Where: Phoenix City Council Chambers, 200 W Jefferson St. When: TODAY, Wednesday October 21 at 3pm Who:  Puente, concerned community members After voters approved Proposition 104 allocating more money for public transportation, ... Read More
bertha’s family

14

Oct2015
Por Bertha Martinez Hace semanas que he estado viendo las noticias de lo que está pasando en Siria, viendo una y otra vez esa cruda y triste imagen de ese pobre bebe que perdió la vida ahogado, que en su escasa edad él y su familia buscaban ponerse a salvo de la guerra ... Read More

17

Sep2015
For Immediate Release Contact: media@puenteaz.org Schedule of Events: Rally and Press Conference for #ArpaioFreeAZ Thursday September 24 at 5pm  Legal Clinic for Victims of Arpaio and Public Art Installation of Arpaio's Legacy Thursday September 24 to Friday September 25, 11am to 6pm  All events to occur outside of the Sandra Day O'Connor Federal Courthouse, 401 W Washington St., ... Read More
Stop Hate

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Sep2015
Stop Hate

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Sep2015

03

Sep2015
For immediate release Contact: media@puenteaz.org On September 15th, one hundred women will set out from the York Detention Center in rural Pennsylvania on a one hundred mile pilgrimage concluding in Washington where the Pope is to meet with the President and address Congress. Three immigrant women from Phoenix will join the group, ... Read More

18

Aug2015
For Immediate Release Contact: Caroline Picker, Puente, 510-501-7276,media@puenteaz.org What:  Memorial and Press Conference for Justice for Jose de Jesus Where: Phoenix ICE Field Office, 2035 N Central Ave When:  Thursday, August 20 at 11:30am Who: Former detainees, people with family members in detention, Puente Arizona Visuals: Coffins and Bodybags to represent deaths in immigration detention On May 20, 2015, Jose ... Read More

11

Aug2015
Op-ed by Francisca Porchas Disponible en español aquí In the fallout from the death of Kate Steinle in San Francisco, two quotes keep running through my head: Hitler’s “Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it.” And Churchill’s “Never let a good crisis ... Read More
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