News From: immigration

by Press and Media | on Jun 21, 2019

Traumatic Conditions for Children at the Border

Trump's failure to provide even the barest necessities for migrant children has turned the detention camps along the Southern border into inhumane prisons that are traumatizing the children that...

by Press and Media | on Jun 13, 2019

Protesting Trump's Family Separation Policy

Protests against Trump have been growing in popularity and as well as street theatre in the past three years. One protest against his policy of family separation at the border recently popped up in...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 07, 2019

UCOMM Live: Is "Trump's Not My President" Divisive?

As Kris and Donny were arguing the same point on immigration we also talked about protestors getting locked up in New York's state capitol over housing costs, West Virginia tries to take away...

by Daniel Hinton | on Apr 18, 2019

Sanctuary Union Stands Up To Trump

Unions are standing up to the Trump Administration on a laundry list of issues, from right-to-work and Janus to the government shutdown. A new front has opened up on immigration, as powerful unions...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 06, 2019

Unions Unite to Stop the Deportation of Member

On Tuesday, union leaders from SEIU 32 BJ and the Hotel Trades Council (HTC) joined local congressional representatives at a press conference calling on the Trump administration to release Baba...

by Brian Young | on Jan 28, 2019

Denver Threatens to Deport Striking Teachers

When employees band together to take action against their employer many different forms of intimidation are often used to silence them. Threats to their employment, blacklisting, and false promises...

by Press and Media | on Dec 17, 2018

7 Year Old Girl Dies in Trump Immigration Camp

This is sick, this is what the Trump voters delivered to us a 7-year-old migrant girl taken into Border Patrol custody dies of dehydration. Read more from the Washington Post.

by Press and Media | on Nov 05, 2018

NBC Airs Blatantly Racist Ad

Yesterday NBC ran the following Trump ad in Primetime that was so racist a number of TV stations have refused to air it. It is so bad we have to link to Twitter for you to see it: CNN refused...

by Press and Media | on Oct 02, 2018

Kids Being Moved Under the Cover of Darkness

The New York Times is reporting that Trump is moving immigrant children to detention centers on the border in the middle of the night to avoid scrutiny from the media. Read more below.

by AFL-CIO | on Aug 16, 2018

Union Members Call For End to Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy

On Wednesday, August 15th, thousands of union members from across the Labor Movement joined together in Philadelphia to mount the largest protest of its kind against Trump's policy of family...