Take Back the Vote National Conference

The California Election Integrity Coalition, a non-partisan voting rights organization, will host its Second Annual Take Back The Vote National Conference on October 7-8 in Berkeley, CA at the South Berkeley Senior Center, 2939 Ellis Street, corner of Ashby Avenue (near Ashby BART station). Over 30 nationally recognized election integrity leaders from across the country … Continue reading Take Back the Vote National Conference

Se puede decir que soy un soñador pero no soy el único

El martes, el cobarde-en-jefe Trump envió a su fiscal general (Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III) a declarar la dura decisión de rescindir el programa de Acción Diferida por Llegadas de la Niñez (DACA) a través del cual el Presidente Obama, por orden ejecutiva, había protegido más de 800,000 jóvenes inmigrantes indocumentados de deportación. Con DACA, se … Continue reading Se puede decir que soy un soñador pero no soy el único

You May Say I’m a DREAMer, But I’m Not the Only One

On Tuesday, coward-in-Chief Trump sent his toady Attorney General (Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III) to deliver the damning decision rescinding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program through which President Obama, by executive order, had protected more than 800,000 young undocumented immigrants from deportation. With DACA, we promised young DREAMers who were brought here as … Continue reading You May Say I’m a DREAMer, But I’m Not the Only One

Don’t take them from their homes

This cold-hearted administration has been unfailingly cruel to the immigrant families who bestow their work, their hard-earned money, their very lives upon this country they’ve chosen to be their home. But nothing, not the refugee and Muslim ban; not the ICE raids detaining and deporting thousands, leaving millions behind to live in fear—skip school, doctor’s … Continue reading Don’t take them from their homes

It’s Not a Town Hall Like You Promised

Whatever Senator Feinstein says, her speaking engagement on August 29 was not a town hall. In fact, public participation was actively discouraged at every turn, and as a result, constituents like us who would have prefered to participate in the evening’s policy discussion are instead forced to focus on the ways we have been shut … Continue reading It’s Not a Town Hall Like You Promised