Tag Archives: Deportations

PDX Occupier: Restoring Trust, Breaking ICE’s Hold

via Portland Occupier. July 17: This does not look good. It is hot at 11 a.m. as I stand under a tree at the Martin Luther King Junior Worker Center, just south of the Interstate 84 overpass. There are about … Continue reading

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ICE ‘Secure Communities’ fully activated without recourse Washington State

via SeattlePI.com. May 13: Immigration program foes in Wash. seek local help SEATTLE (AP) — First, it was thought the full activation of the federal immigrant jail check program was up to the states. Then in Washington state, maybe it … Continue reading

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Anti-immigrant groups want E-verify in Oregon via CAUSA

From Causa Oregon. Jan 26, 2012: State Representatives, anti-immigrant groups want flawed E-verify in Oregon Anti-Immigrant groups with the support of Oregon State Representative Kim Thatcher (R), Oregon State Representative Jeff Barker (D) and others (listed below) will be introducing … Continue reading

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OCCUPY MAY DAY – GENERAL STRIKE

From Facebook:   BEGINNING MAY 1, 2012 NO WORK – NO SCHOOL – NO SHOPPING – NO BANKING – NO TRADING THE PEOPLE OF THE PLANET WILL TAKE TO THE STREETS   #OLA & #OLB are calling on all people … Continue reading

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Jan 24th – National Day of Action against Wells Fargo! [Tu, Jan 24]

From Portland Central America Solidarity Committee. Jan 10, 2012: Jan 24th – National Day of Action against Wells Fargo! On November 17th, 9 members of PCASC were arrested for standing in opposition to Wells Fargo’s investment in private prisons. Wells … Continue reading

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Deportations in Oregon tearing families apart – Nationally deportations are increasing

From USA Today. Dec 5: Deportations tear some families apart TIJUANA, Mexico – Few words are needed when Liliana Ramos talks by phone with her youngest daughter, age 11, back in Oregon. “Mostly we cry,” she says. “All the time … Continue reading

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