National Day Laborer Organizing Network

Type: Organization
Name: National Day Laborer Organizing Network
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Hispanic AGENDA: Aug. 2, 2014

This week on Hispanic AGENDA: Latinos' views on gay marriage suggest tolerance, but what about acceptance? How challenging is it to be a proud Latino, while openly gay? We ask Ernesto Santalla, President of the Capital Area Gay & Lesbian Chamber of C ... [Published WJLA.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Inside the Beltway: Immigration rage festers on all sides

They will sing. They will pray. They will risk arrest.A coalition of faith groups promises “a massive act of civil disobedience” at high noon on Thursday in front of the White House. The rally includes immigrant-rights activists, bishops, nuns, rabbis ... [Published Washington Times - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Arizonans Join in Urging White House to Include Immigrants in Debate

WASHINGTON – Phoenix resident Gerardo Torres said immigrants have “ideas that are really going to help” communities affected by immigration policies – if only President Barack Obama would ask.Torres was one of a number of protesters outside the White ... [Published Tucson Weekly - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 3 reports

Everyone Is Already Unhappy With the Immigration Orders Obama Hasn't Announced Yet

Pro- and anti-immigration activists meet outside the Mexican consulate.  (ASSOCIATED PRESS)The White House is still weeks away from finalizing President Barack Obama's recently announced immigration executive orders, but that hasn't stopped Republicans ... [Published The Atlantic Wire - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

36 Powerful Photos Showing Not Everyone Wants To Turn Away The Children At The Border

Much of the media coverage of the unaccompanied minors crisis at the border has focused on anti-immigration protests. But in Texas, California, and elsewhere, many are supporting the children. Thousands of undocumented children and families have arrived ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Keep Your Eye On The Ball

It pays to keep pace with developing trends in union strategy. In the never ending Big Labor shell game of “shuffle the entities,” you never know when one or more of them could evolve or combine to create a new threat. This article highlights six “non-union” ... [Published Labor Relations Institute - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Will the president do what he can on immigration?

These days, the prospects for comprehensive immigration reform legislation look about as good the prospects for effective public transportation in Los Angeles. Since passing a Senate bill a year ago last June, Congress has proven itself incapable of further ... [Published The Hill - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Fairfield police chief facing lawsuit

FAIRFIELD, Ala. (WIAT)- The Southern Poverty Law Center and the National Day Laborer Organization Network have filed a lawsuit against Fairfield Police Chief Leon Davis, Jr. The suit stems from inquiries the groups say they filed under the Alabama Open ... [Published WIAT TV - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

LAPD's shift away from holding immigrants is part of national trend

Many local law enforcement agencies — including the LAPD — decided to reexamine their practices after a federal court ruled in April that an Oregon county was liable for damages after holding an inmate beyond her release date so she could be transferred ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Immigrant rights advocates to rally near Base

Port Hueneme, Calif. - As many as 100 people are expected to caravan from Los Angeles to Port Hueneme Tuesday afternoon to rally in support of the immigrant children temporarily housed at a Naval Base Ventura County shelter.The National Day Laborer Organizing ... [Published Ventura County Star - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Child Immigrants Have Little Choice

(Newser)–Child immigrants are suddenly at the heart of the illegal immigration debate —which strikes a chord with Pablo Alvarado, the executive director of the National Day Laborer Organizing Network, because once he led his teenage little brother to ... [Published Newser - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Opinion: I fled Central America, just like the children

Editor's note: Pablo Alvarado is the executive director of the National Day Laborer Organizing Network. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writer.(CNN) -- A few days after my little brother received death threats, he and ... [Published CNN - Jul 03 2014]

Quotes

"These are children, these are God's children and therefore they are our children" she concluded
... “We have one shot to convince him to do the right thing,” read a letter the group sent out to advocacy groups. "It is clear that the people best qualified to make the case to the President are those immigrants who are harmed by status quo.” Not surprisingly, none of the groups committed to a boycott."
...voices be heard directly by the president," Marshall Fitz, director of immigration policy at the Center for American Progress, said in an email. "I cannot make that pledge on behalf of CAP, but I told them that I would urge the administration to engage them directly."
"Glenn Beck is to the left of Barack Obama on child immigrants," said Chris Newman, legal director at the National Day Laborer Organizing Network. "Obama never filed a civil rights challenge against Arizona's law. He is an accomplice to the civil rights violation in Arizona."

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Hispanic AGENDA: Aug. 2, 2014 [Published WJLA.com - 7 hours ago]
US immigration protest movement gaining momentum [Published Al Jazeera - Jul 31 2014]
Inside the Beltway: Immigration rage festers on... [Published Washington Times - Jul 30 2014]
Arizonans Join in Urging White House to Include... [Published Tucson Weekly - Jul 30 2014]
36 Powerful Photos Showing Not Everyone Wants T... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 29 2014]
Everyone Is Already Unhappy With the Immigratio... [Published The Atlantic Wire - Jul 29 2014]
Illegal aliens protest in front of White House [Published American Thinker - Jul 29 2014]
Why Some Immigration Activists Want To Stop Mee... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 28 2014]
Undocumented immigrants call for W.H. boycott [Published Politico - Jul 28 2014]
Deportation program shows signs of cracks [Published MSNBC - Jul 24 2014]
Keep Your Eye On The Ball [Published Labor Relations Institute - Jul 24 2014]
On Faith: Epworth rethinks church experience fo... [Published Durham News - Jul 22 2014]
Daily Kos Will Boycott Next Year's "Netroots Na... [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 19 2014]
Will the president do what he can on immigration? [Published The Hill - Jul 16 2014]
7 Glimpses of Immigration Conflict in the U.S. [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 14 2014]
Activists ask Sheriff's Dept. to change policy ... [Published Wave Newspapers - Jul 12 2014]
Fairfield police chief facing lawsuit [Published WIAT TV - Jul 11 2014]
Fairfield PD sued for allegedly harassing Hispa... [Published MyFox Birmingham - Jul 11 2014]
SPLC sues Fairfield Police Chief Leon Davis for... [Published al.com - Jul 10 2014]
Victor Narro [Published KCET - Jul 09 2014]
L.A. Joins National Trend in Ignoring Federal I... [Published Governing - Jul 09 2014]
LAPD's shift away from holding immigrants is pa... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 08 2014]
Immigrant rights advocates to rally near Base [Published Ventura County Star - Jul 07 2014]
LAPD: 'Will No Longer Comply With Immigration A... [Published KTTV Fox 11 - Jul 07 2014]
LAPD stops heeding some federal immigration det... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 07 2014]
Child Immigrants Have Little Choice [Published Newser - Jul 03 2014]
Opinion: I fled Central America, just like the ... [Published CNN - Jul 03 2014]
City Council to Go After Companies, Bosses who ... [Published Brentwood Patch - Jul 01 2014]
6 Groups That Are Reinventing Organized Labor [Published Think Progress - Jun 27 2014]
LA City Council wants to regulate wage theft [Published SCPR - Jun 24 2014]
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36 Powerful Photos Showing Not Everyone Wants T... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 29 2014]
Much of the media coverage of the unaccompanied minors crisis at the border has focused on anti-immigration protests. But in Texas, California, and elsewhere, many are supporting the children. Thousands of undocumented children and families have arrived ...
7 Glimpses of Immigration Conflict in the U.S. [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 14 2014]
With immigration reform being put off until next year at the earliest, and with somewhere between 60,000 and 74,000 unaccompanied minors crossing the border illegally this year, America is divided over the humanitarian crisis taking place and the need ...
6 Groups That Are Reinventing Organized Labor [Published Think Progress - Jun 27 2014]
The National Labor Relations Act was enacted in 1935 to ensure protections for workers and employers and to encourage collective bargaining. In its preamble, Congress noted: “The inequality of bargaining power between employees who do not possess full ...
Immigrant Activists Push to Stop Deportations [Published TIME.com - Mar 18 2014]
(DENVER) — President Barack Obama’s surprise announcement last week that his administration would change its deportation policy to become more “humane” shows how the immigration battle has narrowed after months of congressional deadlock. More Prison ...
Immigrant Activists Push to Stop Deportations [Published Swampland - Mar 18 2014]
(DENVER) — President Barack Obama’s surprise announcement last week that his administration would change its deportation policy to become more “humane” shows how the immigration battle has narrowed after months of congressional deadlock. More Prison ...
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