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These Activists Marched From Charlottesville To D.C. To Let Everyone Know That 'White Supremacy Is Real'

We previously reported that a coalition of activists were planning a 10-day march from Charlottesville to D.C. called The March to Confront White Supremacy.

Well, the march has been...

09/7/2017 | Blavity | Racial Justice

Juan González On De Blasio's NY: The Mayor Has Not Confronted The Affordable Housing Crisis

For nearly 30 years, Juan González used his column in the New York Daily News to expose massive corruption scandals and further the cause of social justice. He retired his column last year, but...

09/7/2017 | Gothamist | Connecting Elected Officials for ‘Local Progress’
09/6/2017 | Published by: Falls Church New Press
09/6/2017

Anti-Racism March Passes Through Falls Church

Anti-Racism March Passes Through Falls Church

The March to Confront White Supremacy trekked 118 miles over 10 days to reach it’s final destination at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C. earlier today, but not before making...

09/6/2017 | Falls Church New Press | Racial Justice

#Cville2DC marchers pledge to fight white supremacy in all its forms after 118-mile journey

WASHINGTON — They kept a grueling pace. 

More than 250 marchers completed a 118-mile journey from Charlottesville, Virginia, to the nation’s capital on Wednesday. A core group of faithful...

09/6/2017 | Mic | Racial Justice

Watch: pro-DACA activists sneaked into Trump International Hotel for a surprise

About 30 immigration activists made 5 pm dinner reservations on Wednesday for the restaurant on the first floor of the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC.

They entered dressed in...

09/6/2017 | Vox | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
09/5/2017 | Published by: Truth-Out
09/5/2017

Undocumented in Texas: Surviving Hurricane Harvey and the Repeal of DACA

Undocumented in Texas: Surviving Hurricane Harvey and the Repeal of DACA

Today we bring you a conversation about undocumented families seeking relief from Hurricane Harvey, the ongoing fight against an anti-immigrant bill in Texas, DACA and more with Greg Casar, a city...

09/5/2017 | Truth-Out | Connecting Elected Officials for ‘Local Progress’
09/5/2017 | Published by: citylimits.org
09/5/2017

‘A Declaration of War on Immigrants’: Reactions to Trump’s DACA Decision

‘A Declaration of War on Immigrants’: Reactions to Trump’s DACA Decision

The Trump administration announced on Tuesday that it would stop issuing permits under the Obama era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA and renew existing permits only over...

09/5/2017 | citylimits.org | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
09/4/2017 | Published by: NPR Marketplace
09/4/2017

The latest fight for employee rights: work schedule predictability

The latest fight for employee rights: work schedule predictability

Efforts to boost the minimum wage have gotten a lot of attention lately and proponents have scored some major victories. But workers rights advocates are now asking: What good is a wage boost if...

09/4/2017 | NPR Marketplace | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Activists Face Rain And Security Threats As 10-Day March Against White Supremacy Continues

Braving the rain, threats of violence and uncertainty over police permits, dozens of civil rights activists set out on the sixth day of their 118-mile trek from Charlottesville, Virginia, to...

09/2/2017 | The Huffington Post | Racial Justice
09/1/2017 | Published by: CityLab
09/1/2017

Which States Have Most to Lose From DACA Elimination

Which States Have Most to Lose From DACA Elimination

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday the end of an Obama-era program that has allowed almost 800,000 undocumented young people temporary relief from deportation and the ability to work...

09/1/2017 | CityLab | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

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