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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Mexican mother of four Norma Bernal was taking a stroll beside the dusty rail tracks that carve through this sprawling Phoenix suburb when she was stopped and questioned by local police. Living in the country illegally and unable to provide identification, she panicked, gave a false name and ...
Más de 40 manifestantes se reunieron el jueves en la tarde enfrente de la Oficina de Inmigración y Aduanas (ICE, en inglés) en Phoenix para demandar el fin a las deportaciones y a la separación de familias. El evento se centró en ...
By Carlos Garcia The balance may have changed on Capitol Hill, but in our neighborhoods the weight of the boot on our neck feels just as heavy regardless of what color tie the person standing on us is wearing. A few months ago when President Obama decided to once again postpone changing ...
Originally published at http://www.msnbc.com/melissa-harris-perry/watch/hunger-strike-activist-reunites-with-mother-246174276002
When José Valdez talks about his son Jaime, his eyes shine. “He is one of the sweetest young men you’ll ever meet,” José said on Wednesday through an interpreter. “I don’t say that just because I’m his father. He’s a young man who likes to help people. He thinks about humanity. ...
Op-ed by Cynthia Diaz “Cynthia! They’re taking your mom!” The sound of my dad’s shout woke me up at seven in the morning. I ran to the front door of our Arizona home that morning, where 10 agents in black uniforms surrounded my mom. Already handcuffed in ...
A group of three people and their supporters began camping out in front of the White House on Saturday, coinciding with a national day of action against continued deportations by Obama’s administration. And today, they’ve started an indefinite hunger strike. Jose Valdez, a 55-year-old construction worker from Arizona already knows ...
WASHINGTON -- Three immigration activists began a hunger strike on Tuesday outside the White House to demand their loved ones -- a mother, a son and a fiance -- be released from detention. The protesters have both a narrow objection to the Obama administration's deportation policy and a far broader goal. ...