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Report Condemns LAPD’s Mishandling of BLM Protests; Kentucky Tries to Make “Taunting” a Cop a Crime

Report Condemns LAPD’s Mishandling of BLM Protests; Kentucky Tries to Make “Taunting” a Cop a Crime

Los Angeles Police Department illegal detention of peaceful protesters and the officers’ excessive use of force was denounced. Photo: courtesy of Democracy Now! In California, a new report is denouncing the Los Angeles Police Department’s violent mishandling of racial justice protests last summer, sparked by the police killing of George…
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Rescue Plan

Rescue Plan

Todo mundo pendiente del tercer estímulo económico. Photo: Us.as.com By Isaac Cohen* With the narrow Democratic majority of 50-49, over the weekend, the US Senate approved the $1.9 trillion Rescue Plan proposed by President Joe Biden. It is called a “rescue plan” for a reason.  The US economy, even after…
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Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard Condemns Increased Deportations

Congresswoman Roybal-Allard welcomed reforms announced recently by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Director John Morton to the controversial Secure Communities program (S-Comm).  In a memo issued to agency personnel, Morton declared that orders to hold suspected undocumented immigrants would only be issued to local law enforcement departments for individuals who: A) have committed…
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Migrant Communities and Allies around the World Celebrate December 18, International Migrants’ Day

Chicago, IL – On December 4, 2000, the United Nations (U.N.) proclaimed December 18 as International Migrants’ Day, in recognition of migrant persons as being particularly vulnerable to violations of their basic rights.  Twelve years later, migrant organizations and their allies around the world speak out on this day to…
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Migrant Rights organization stands in solidarity with migrants in the United States

Also with migrants across the world who face racism and economic exploitation   December  18th   is  International  Migrants  Day  as  observed  by  the  United  Nations.    In the United States while many organizations observe this day, much work is needed to address the issues, struggles and attacks that  migrants, their families…
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