4/13: SPEAK OUT against licensing family detention (Karnes City)

Join us at this public hearing as for-profit, private prison company GEO Group seeks a child care license from the State of Texas. They are doing this in order to keep the Karnes family detention center open despite a judge's order to release the mothers and children locked up there.

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LOS ANGELES | Feb 11: Protest/rally to stop detaining and deporting refugees

Save the date! What:  Protest/rally to stop detaining and deporting refugees When:  February 11, 2016 Where:  Los Angeles, CA #FreedomNotReform #RefugeeRightsNow #EndFamilyDetention #CentAmRefugees #LibertadNoReforma #DerechosParaRefugiadosAhora #AltoALaDetencionFamiliar #RefugiadosCentroAmericanos For more information, visit: http://www.refugeerightsnow.com

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#FreedomNOTReform this July 2nd in LA!

"In the light of the 4th of July festivities, a day that allegedly represents “freedom” and “independence”, detained mothers and their children as well as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) immigrants unite to demand freedom for all detainees, as well as demand an end to family detention."

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What you can do: Take a field trip to immigration court.

Want to understand what’s going on with refugees, immigrants, and immigration courts? Go. Take a morning or an afternoon and visit the immigration court closest to you. Look. Listen. Draw. Take notes. Then talk about it. (Talk about it. Talk about it….) Most immigration hearings are public, although judges typically close cases when 1) either […]

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