Author Archives: moratoriumondeportations

Immigration Prison – Shut it Down!

SHUT DOWN PLANS FOR AN IMMIGRATION PRISON IN GARY INDIANA Friday, April 29, at 5pm Glen Theater: 20 W. Ridge Rd. Gary, Indiana There are plans to build a new immigrant prison in Gary Indiana. A “public dialogue” is being organized … Continue reading

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DAPA and Reformist Politics: Taller y Discusion

Campaña Moratoria alas Deportaciones (MDC) llevo a cabo un taller sobre la reforma migratoria, militarización de la frontera y las acciones ejecutivas de Obama sobre inmigración. Pusieron al descubierto las funciones de algunas de las formas de cómo es que … Continue reading

Posted in Immigration Reform

En Solidaridad con Ayotzinapa y lxs 30,000 desaparecidxs

Comunidad Migrante Levántate!   20 de noviembre 2014 [English – click here] La Embajada de México en Estados Unidos distribuyó un comunicado “urgente” a sus consulados, instruyendo a “minimizar el impacto” de las protestas dentro de este país que se van … Continue reading

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Solidarity with Ayotzinapa and the 30,000+ disappeared

Rise up!  November 20, 2014 “We Want them All Alive – Vivos los Queremos” – Para Español Aga Click Aqui The Mexican Embassy in the United States sent out an urgent memo to all the consulates, instructing them to “minimize … Continue reading

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Fue el Estado – No Dialogue with State Terror!

Para Español Aga Click Aqui Protest at the Mexican Consulate – 204 S Ashland Ave, Chicago October 27, 2014, 4:00 PM They want us to believe that organized crime and “corrupt public officials” are responsible for the disappearance of the 43 students … Continue reading

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The border is the problem: Resisting the “humanitarian” solution to child migration

Recently, images of migrant prison warehouses on the US-Mexico border have been leaked to the media. These images are grotesque, illustrating the inhumane conditions of incarceration inside warehouses nicknamed “coolers” or “ice boxes”. This is where people who are captured … Continue reading

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MDC Launches New Campaign

[Español abajo] New Website and Campaign focus on exposing the ways powerful NGO’s co-opt, police and sell out autonomous struggles. http://chicagomdc.tumblr.com/ Announcing the 2014 Bullshit Organization of the Year Awards: June 5, 4:30PM – 6:30 PM Chicago: Meet at 55 … Continue reading

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What Happened on May Day 2014

(Inglés Abajo) Te invitamos a escuchar testimonios sobre como SEIU y la ICIRR se apropiaron de la manifestación del Primero de Mayo y usaron a sus coordinadores de desfile, junto a los cuerpos policiales contra grupos autónomos. Estos hostigamientos, encapsulaciones … Continue reading

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Procession, Vigil and Occupation at Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Depart Sunday, August 11 at 2PM: 3442 W 26th St Arrive: Sunday, August 11 at 7PM: Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 215 E Huron What: Funeral procession and occupation: Sunday night and Monday A few days ago, fourteen people ended their Hunger … Continue reading

Posted in Hunger Strike

Sad news today: Sarai Rodriguez is dying

Sarai Rodriguez (currently at John H Stroger Hospital) is one of the fourteen patients whose loved ones participated in the Hunger Strike for Health Care. Today, her doctors and family have notified us that she is dying. Hunger strikers are … Continue reading

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Notes on negotiations with Christ Memorial Hospital

A delegation of three Hunger Strikers participated in a two-hour with representatives from Christ Memorial Hospital today. Participants in the meeting include Tony Mooney Gardner, Manager of Public Affairs at Christ Medical Center and Chief Operating Officer of Christ Medical … Continue reading

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Hunger Strikers’ next target: Christ Advocate

Hunger strikers relocate to Christ Medical Center and refuse to leave until their demands are met. They are calling for solidarity! Please join them if you can: Wednesday, 10AM 4440 West 95th Street Oak Lawn, Illinois If you cannot be … Continue reading

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