Please Join Us for:
Dolores Street Community Services annual
Open Palm Awards
Tuesday, November 17, 2009
6PM - 10PM
The Blue Macaw - 2565 Mission St. (Mission and 22nd)
San Francisco, CA
The San Francisco Immigrant Legal & Education Network mourns the tragic loss of lives in Binghamton, New York today. As a Network that represents and provides services to Latino, Asian, African, and Arab immigrants in the Bay Area, we remain committed to working across all racial and ethnic communities to ensure that immigrants are educated about their rights and have access to legal services.
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Categories: Education Media
By STEVE SALDIVAR
On a recent Thursday evening, a new type of army began assembling in a nondescript Steuart Street conference room. The 24 men and women—most dressed in business attire—were to be part of a quick reaction force.
Tags: attorney pro-bono raids rapid response
Categories: Education Immigrant Rights
By NINA BERNSTEIN, NY TIMES
The raids on homes around the country were billed as carefully planned hunts for dangerous immigrant fugitives, and given catchy names like Operation Return to Sender.
Tags: border budget congress criminal enforcement immigration law security undocumented