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Slashing FEMA to separate families

September 18, 2018
Republicans are more concerned with illegally separating immigrant families than helping hurricane victims rebuild.
Republicans are more concerned with illegally separating immigrant families than helping hurricane victims rebuild.

Austin Becomes the First ‘Freedom City’ in Texas

June 20, 2018
Austin City Council voted unanimously to make Austin a ‘Freedom City’ after more than 100 Austinites testified in support of making the community safer for immigrants and people of color.
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Take Action: 5 Ways to Fight Family Separation

June 19, 2018
With each passing day, stories of the horrors experienced by families separated at the border — of children torn from their parents and housed in cages — continue to grow.
Take Action: 5 Ways to Fight Family Separation

Five Fast Facts on Trump's Kidnapping of Immigrant Children

June 19, 2018
The Trump administration is pushing around a lot of lies and misinformation about their "zero tolerance" and family separation policies.
Keep Families Together Progress Texas

Silence of the Wolves

June 18, 2018
Donald Trump has begun a policy of kidnapping immigrant children from their mothers and fathers and placing them in internment camps. In Texas.
Trump Concentration Camp Children Immigrants Texas

Families Belong Together Rallies in Texas

June 14, 2018
Join activists across the country today as we rally and march in protest of the new “zero-tolerance” immigration policy and the separation of immigrant families.
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Families Are Being Torn Apart in Our Own Backyard

June 12, 2018
The Trump administration’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy is a gross violation of human rights and moral decency. And what’s worse? This horrifying treatment of children is happening in our own backyard.

Supreme Court Decisions We’re Watching for in June

May 24, 2018
The Court is set to decide some really important cases by the end of June — cases covering a lot of issues that matter to and impact the lives of Texans, from LGBTQ equality and immigration to workers’, voting, and abortion rights.
Supreme Court Decisions We’re Watching for June 2018

FOX 7 Discussion: Migrants Face Opposition Upon Crossing into the U.S.

May 1, 2018
FOX 7 Austin’s Rebecca Thomas talked to Travis County GOP chairman Matt Mackowiak and, Glenn Smith from Progress Texas about migrants facing political opposition.
FOX 7 Discussion: Migrants Face Opposition Upon Crossing into the U.S.

Texans on Immigration: Poll shows growing support

April 20, 2018
Opinions on the latest Quinnipiac Poll show growing support for DREAMers and comprehensive immigration policy reform.
Texans on Immigration: poll shows growing support

Why the Citizenship Question on the 2020 Census Is Dumb

March 27, 2018
It's a blatant move by conservatives to scare immigrant communities and could undercount populations for congressional reapportionment.
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Trump's Humpty May Be Dumped Even Before He Can Build a Wall to Fall From

September 23, 2017
You might say that in the end, most wall builders wind up mocked as Humpty Dumpties.
Trump's Wall

John Cornyn ignores DREAMer

September 7, 2017
Watch how Texas Senator John Cornyn treats this brave DREAMer. Disgusting.  Footage via United We Dream

FOX 7 Discussion: States sue Trump for ending DACA

September 6, 2017
Fifteen states and the District of Columbia sued to block President Donald Trump's plan to end a program protecting DREAMers.

FOX 7 Discussion: President Trump ends DACA Program

September 5, 2017
President Trump has ended the program that protected millions of DREAMers from deportation.

Resist Trump’s Cruel DREAMer Decision

September 5, 2017
Call Cruz, Cornyn, and your congressperson
Stand with DREAMers

Texas Special Session, Explained

July 19, 2017
State lawmakers came back to the Capitol yesterday to take up Gov. Greg Abbott's twisted special session agenda. On the agenda - attacking the rights and lives of Texans. Again. So let's dive into what makes this session especially messed up.

Open Letter to Gov. Abbott and Texas Lawmakers: An Attack on Any Texan Is An Attack on All Texans

June 21, 2017
36 groups representing diverse voices across the state denounce the extreme politics driving the Texas legislative agenda and vow to fight back.