Five brave, committed immigrant rights activists participated in a civil disobedience when they blocked the entrance for DHS and ICE officials at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Downtown Los Angeles this past Monday, December 16th. Below is a picture of the five after they were released and check out the awesome video on Monday's action!Read More
VIDEO: ICE Monster Needs To Go; TRUST Act is the right choice for California!
In California, the State Legislature, and more importantly, the people, have spoken: we need to stop ICE from separating our families in California. The answer is simple: AB 04, the TRUST Act, must be signed by Governor Jerry Brown. The "ICE Monster" has deported hundreds of thousands in California since President Obama took office and over 1.5 million (and counting) immigrants have been deported. Some of them were deported for simply selling fruit on the street - we are better than that as a so...Read More
Statement on Current Immigration Reform Proposals & Action for Humane Immigration Policy
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 Dream Team Los Angeles’ Statement on Current Proposals for Immigration Reform Executive Summary: The Senate bill focuses excessively on militarization of the southern border and criminalization of the undocumented community, and unjustly excludes millions from legalization and citizenship; DTLA to continue to push for the expansion of Deferred Action for all undocumented immigrants and to press politicians to stand against the militarization of the border and a...Read More