immigrants

Targeting Undocumented Leaders, Trump Deportation Regime Escalates

January 17, 2018

As President Trump throws an immigration deal into limbo, federal agents are ramping up deportation efforts coast to coast. We are joined by prominent activist Maru Mora Villalpando of Seattle, who is being targeted for deportation; and by independent journalist Renee Feltz, who has been covering the deportation efforts against Ravi Ragbir and Jean Montrevil

Firing Back at Trump’s War on Immigrants, California Becomes First ‘Sanctuary State’

October 15, 2017

Assemblyman David Chiu, who authored bills that protect undocumented immigrants at home and at work, says attacks on immigrants undermine public safety

Immigration Reform

September 5, 2017
Across the country thousands protested, walked out of school and carried out civil disobedience against the decision

May Day

May 1, 2017
Since the 1990s, Washington, DC has been a sanctuary city for immigrants. Now, Republicans want to dismantle that protection status in cities across the United States and Democrats are doing little to stop them and in some cases are working with them

A Day Without Immigrants: Thousands Hold Boycotts and Demonstrations Against Trump

February 16, 2017

We bring you the voices of some of the thousands who are refusing to work, go to school, and shop and instead are rallying against raids and deportations carried out by the Trump administration

Trump Detains First DREAMER, Sparking Fears of Deportations Among DACA-Protected Immigrants

February 15, 2017

Protests are underway demanding the release of 23-year old Daniel Ramirez, who arrived in the United States as a child and obtained protections under Obama’s Deferred Action program

The Laura Flanders Show

July 25, 2016
Laura Flanders speaks to immigrant labor organizer Fahd Ahmed and human rights attorney Lamis Deek about anti-Arab racism, and also to Chicago teachers organizing against ‘education Apartheid’ and the School to Prison Pipeline.

Reality Asserts Itself - Medea Benjamin

February 19, 2014
Ms. Benjamin tells Paul Jay that when it comes to integrating foreign policy issues in broad united fronts, Democratic Party allied unions try to block it