Posts Tagged as "Immigration"

Anti-Trump Protests Embolden Long Beach’s Diversity

Nov. 22, 2016 / By
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LGBTQ, Muslims, immigrants, women and communities of color gathered in Long Beach to march in protest against President-elect Donald Trump.

Long Beach Votes to Support Deported Father, Jose Alvarez

Nov. 19, 2016 / By
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Community gathered at city hall hoping to push the council to press the federal government to support humanitarian parole.

Día de los Muertos Altar Honors the Undocumented and Uninsured

Nov. 16, 2016 / By
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A Día de los Muertos altar at Hollywood Forever Cemetery honored the undocumented lives lost from lacking healthcare.

What Immigrant Communities Can Do to Prepare for Trump

Nov. 14, 2016 / By
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Experts say to keep a close eye on the president-elect’s transition team and his appointments for clues as to what to expect in 2017.

I Occupied the Freeway Last Night

Nov. 10, 2016 / By
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A Long Beach immigrant writes that joining hundreds on the 101 Freeway brought him both fear and hope as drivers joined them to ‘Dump Trump.’

Latinx Voters can be the “Unstoppable Giant”

Nov. 1, 2016 / By
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I didn't vote in 2012. But this year, it's different.

With DACA, CSULB Dreamer Returns from Mexico and with More Doors Open

Sep. 22, 2016 / By
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We update our profile of Jose Salazar, a former CSULB student body president and Dreamer who just returned from an emotional trip back home to Mexico.

Underrepresented, AAPI’s Urged to Sign Up for Immigration Relief

Aug. 29, 2016 / By and
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DACA is changing the lives of many undocumented immigrants -- including those who are Asian Americans or Pacific Islanders.

DACA Opens Doors for Former Student Body Prez at CSULB

Jul. 25, 2016 / By
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As CSULB's first undocumented student body president, Jose Salazar was never paid for his work. But DACA is getting him better jobs and a chance to reunite with family in Mexico.

LB Program Helps Dreamers Study Abroad, Reunite Family

Jul. 19, 2016 / By
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Cal State Long Beach professor Armando Vazquez-Ramos decided to take a couple of his undocumented students with DACA status to Mexico to reconnect with their roots and place of origin.

After Supreme Court Decision, Long Beach Communities Continue to Push for Dignity and Protection from Deportations

Jun. 23, 2016 / By
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"I am disappointed with the Supreme Court’s decision but that will not stop us from fighting,” says Alicia Morales, immigrant rights organizer in Long Beach.