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Stop GEO in McFarland!

Here, Jan Meslin recounts her experience at a recent community meeting in McFarland, CA, where GEO is actively lobbying for more immigration detention facilities.

I Quit My Job Because Of ICE. You Can, Too.

Jordon’s story went viral after he quit his job rather than help ICE tear families apart. He wants others to follow in his footsteps. When you learn CPR, one of the things you learn is that before beginning chest compressions, you need to get someone to call 911. If

Only Words

A Poem by William Lopez *TW: Deportation Violence* August 1, 2017 Many community members rallied at the airport to protest the deportation of a loved and valued mujer from a county in the Midwestern U.S. Her deportation is one of the 400,000 that occur every year, with each

Hunger Strikers Handbook

A project of the Northwest Detention Center Resistance Artwork: NWDC Resistance [Español abajo] The Northwest Detention Center (NWDC) in Tacoma, WA, is one of the largest immigration prisons in the country, with the capacity to hold up to 1,575 people. On Friday, March 7, 2014, over one thousand people

10 Affirmations to Help Undocumented Immigrants Turn Panic into Resistance

by Alan Pelaez Lopez ***Originally published on ***[***Everyday Feminism***](***:*** I have PTSD, but PTSD isn’t rare. See, I come from a community of predominantly Black and Indigenous undocumented immigrants from all over the world, and PTSD is something that a lot

La Luche Sigue / The Struggle Continues

Alex Mensing reflects on supporting the #Adelanto8 and over 50 hunger strikers at the Adelanto Detention Center over the past month Members of the Viacrusis Refugee Caravan. Photo Credit: Alex Mensing [en español abajo] One month ago, on June 12th, nine brave Central American asylum seekers refused to eat the