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Immigration Law: What Now? JFK University // Pleasant Hill

Immigration Law: What Now? JFK University // Pleasant Hill

CCCBA and JFK University are sponsoring Immigration Law: What Now? Saturday, February 25, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm   Here’s Speakers! Flavio Carvalho, Esq. Helen Lawrence, Esq. Marco Garzon, Esq. Rafael S. Climaco, Esq. The Immigration Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association, the John F. Kennedy University College of Law, the JFKU Undergraduate […]

Latinx LGBTQ Film Festival // Salinas 1

Latinx LGBTQ Film Festival // Salinas

The Monterey County LGBTQ Collaborative invites you to a series of movies that feature lesbian, bisexual and transgender people, including LGBTQ youth, in Latinx communities in California and Mexico. Flyer, program and location is below. The screenings are free and we encourage you to invite friends and family members. The Festival is designed to increase […]

Aztec New Year: 19th anniversary of Calpulli Tonalehqueh // San Jose

Aztec New Year: 19th anniversary of Calpulli Tonalehqueh // San Jose

Weekend March 12, 2017 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM Emma Prusch Park 647 S. King Road, San Jose , CA (map + Spanish below) Join us to celebrate the 19th anniversary of Calpulli Tonalehqueh’s Aztec New Year the weekend of March 11-12th. This is a multi-cultural, family event in celebration of the Aztec New Year […]

Why Mexico Fell Apart, and How to Fix It [Denise Dresser] 1

Why Mexico Fell Apart, and How to Fix It [Denise Dresser] // Berkeley

Denise Dresser will speak about the demise of the “Mexican Moment” due to corruption, the mass kidnapping of students from Ayotzinapa, increasing violence, and economic mismanagement by the Peña Nieto administration. She will also focus on U.S.-Mexico relations in the Trump era, and what Mexican civil society and its political class can do to put […]

Bay Area restaurants Closed for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Bay Area restaurants Closed for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Bay Area restaurants join #DayWithoutImmigrants protest [Updating]. Excerpt SF Gate. Today (Feb. 16) is a #DayWithoutImmigrants, a protest aimed at President Trump’s policies surrounding immigration, walls and “extreme vetting.” The strike “aims to show the president the effect immigrants have in the country on a daily basis.” In the restaurant world, the protest has gained momentum […]

‘Day Without Immigrants’ movement is spreading across country for Feb 16, 2017

‘Day Without Immigrants’ movement is spreading across country for Feb 16, 2017

Should Latinos protest by not going to work? Also, not shopping, buying gasoline, and sending their children to school? EXCERPT: FUSION.NET Reports are surfacing about a potential national strike by immigrants on February 16th! It’s the latest in a growing movement to highlight the role immigrants play in the face of Donald Trump’s increasingly harsh […]

L.A. Immigrants Bring $233 Billion to the Economy.

L.A. Immigrants Bring $233 Billion to the Economy.

Attention Trump supporters! Immigrants prove that they pay billions of USA taxes. In one city, it’s about 7 billion dollars. Please see below! According to “so-called” Presidente Trump, immigrants are “criminals or even terrorists”, who not only “steal jobs” but also “leech” public services by not paying taxes. That’s just not true. And MANY reports have disproven […]

3 Steps To Fight Against Trump’s Deportation Force

3 Steps To Fight Against Trump’s Deportation Force

On Valentine’s night, a disturbing report emerged from Seattle, Washington, where immigration authorities arrested and detained Daniel Ramirez Medina, a 23-year-old DACA recipient. Excerpt America’s Voice. The DACA program, which temporarily shields beneficiaries from deportation, should have kept Daniel safe from Trump’s Deportation Force. Instead, the Trump Administration chose to disregard Daniel’s DACA status and arrested […]

The 16th Annual Brazilian Carnaval of Axé & Samba // SF

FOUR FREE Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras celebrations // SF

Mardi Gras Celebrations Carnaval San Francisco, the annual two–day festival and grand parade that takes place in San Francisco’s Mission District over Memorial Day weekend, is kicking off its season of events by hosting four free Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras celebrations at different venues in San Francisco. It’s for all ages on Tuesday, Feb. 28 […]

FREE Family Sunday! Pre-Hispanic Pottery @ SF Mexican Museum

FREE Family Sunday! Pre-Hispanic Pottery @ SF Mexican Museum

Bring your family to The Mexican Museum for a Sunday afternoon full of family-friendly activities. This Sunday, February 19 from noon to 4pm. Visitors are invited to take part in this free special art making workshop where they will be able to create and shape their own animal vessels out of air-dry clay.     […]