Vote4Dream Part 2
After working non stop for more than a year, I was finally able to take some time off and visit my family in Morelos.
As soon as I arrived, my little cousins surrounded me, my aunt was making my favorite mole, Pinky (a dog) was whimping at me, uncle drunk in the corning, and I saw my grandma sitting down with her cat. I couldn't ask for a better welcome party.
So tonight on the Senate floor, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that there was no urgency to the current #DACA situation and that everyone can wait til March 5th. Has he been living under a rock!?
No Justice - No Pride 2017
The final two weeks at Capitol Hill were some of the most exhausting days. But it was great seeing everyone out there. I met new people who just keep on amazing me with their experiences, stories, and their initiative to be out here in D.C. to do something they've never done before. As you know, we didn't get a solution this year. Congress decided to push the date to Jan. 19.
Guadalupe García de Rayos
LGBTQ+ migrant organization, Trans Queer Pueblo, shut down Phoenix (White) Pride parade demanding the removal of law enforcement, removal of big corporate (Bank of America) sponsors, and commitment for a more inclusive pride.
No one should ever go through this.
Bazta Arpaio was a political campaign to vote out the hateful former Sheriff of Maricopa County in Arizona, Joe Arpaio. Bazta Arpaio was formed through the unification of three major immigrants rights groups and the best community organizing talent they had to offer.