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Immigrant Rights Are Workers Rights


This article first appeared in the Huffington Post. What does it mean to be an immigrant and a worker in the United States? With May 1 around the corner around the corner, it is a question worth asking. Immigrants are working families and they are under attack like never before in this country. Donald Trump’s Read More >>

Immigrant Children Are Trump’s Collateral Damage


This article first appeared on the Huffington Post. During the holidays, I spent a day with a group of children who had a message for Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez. These youngsters, who come from immigrant communities in Florida, told Mayor Gimenez that their wish for the holidays was that he protect their families from detainment and Read More >>

The GOP’s Anti-immigrant Agenda Is Forcing Children To Live in Fear


This article first appeared on the Huffington Post. In January, Florida’s Miami-Dade County became the first municipality to comply with Donald Trump’s threat to cut off federal grants from cities that refuse to force local police to enforce immigration law. This decision was reaffirmed when the Miami-Dade County Commission voted to uphold the Mayor’s decision by a 9-3 margin. Read More >>