Past as Prologue: The fight against the next Deporter-in-Chief must take place from the bottom up

For Immediate Release // Please Excuse Cross Posting January 21, 2017 Contact: Armando Carmona, 323-250-3018; armando@ndlon.org; Past as Prologue:  The fight against the next Deporter-in-Chief must take place from the bottom up Los Angeles, CA – As President Donald J. Trump is sworn into office, immigrant rights activists and people all over the country are…

Coalition Provides Blueprint on How LA County Should Protect Immigrants

For Immediate Release // Please Excuse Cross Posting January 10, 2017 Contact: Armando Carmona, 323-250-3018; armando@ndlon.org; Coalition Provides Blueprint on How LA County Should Protect Immigrants Groups Release Conclusions of Report on LASD Practices & Call on Sheriff and County Supervisors to Not Be Complicit in Trump’s Deportation Efforts Los Angeles, CA — On Tuesday,…

Interfaith and Community Leaders Convene a Posada To Seek Protection For Immigrants

For Immediate release // Media Advisory for December 22nd 2016 Contact: The Rev. Francisco Garcia, fgarcia608@gmail.com; Guillermo Torres, gtorres@gmail.com; Armando Carmona, 323-250-3018; armando@ndlon.org; Interfaith and Community Leaders Convene a Posada To Seek Protection For Immigrants Los Angeles, CA– On Thursday evening, Interfaith leaders from across Los Angeles will convene an interfaith posada, to walk together in prayer…

Interfaith Leaders Commit to Provide Sanctuary for immigrants; Urge Government, Community, and Other Faith Leaders to Join Effort

For immediate release // Media Advisory for December 21st 2016 Contact: The Rev. Francisco Garcia, fgarcia608@gmail.com; Guillermo Torres, gtorres@gmail.com; Armando Carmona, 323-250-3018; armando@ndlon.org; Interfaith Leaders Commit to Provide Sanctuary for immigrants; Urge Government, Community, and Other Faith Leaders to Join Effort   Los Angeles, CA– On Wednesday morning, December 21st interfaith leaders from across Los…

Legal Defense Fund Is Important First Step in Protecting Due Process For Immigrants

For Immediate Release // Excuse Cross Posting // December 19th 2016 Contact: Armando Carmona, armando@ndlon.org, (323) 250-3018 Legal Defense Fund Is Important First Step in Protecting Due Process For Immigrants Los Angeles – On Monday, the city of Los Angeles announced the creation of a $10 million dollar fund to “provide legal assistance for immigrants…

Day Laborer Network Statement on President-Elect Trump Labor Secretary Pick

For Immediate Release // Please Excuse Cross Posting December 8,  2016 Contact: Armando Carmona, 323-250-3018; armando@ndlon.org; Day Laborer Network Statement on Pres-Elect Trump Labor Secretary Pick Los Angeles— On Thursday, President- elect Trump announced the selection of Andy Puzder for Secretary of Labor, pending approval. Mr. Puzder is the CEO of Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr.…

Labor Organizations Launch Innovative New Phone App to Redress Wage Theft and Worker Abuses

For Immediate Release // Please Excuse Cross Posting November 21, 2016 Contact: IUPAT: Gavin McDonald, 202-351-8547, gmcdonald@iupat.org; AFL-CIO: Carolyn Bobb, 202-637-5018, Cbobb@aflcio.org; NDLON: Armando Carmona, 323-250-3018 armando@ndlon.org; The Worker Institute at Cornell: Prerna Sampat, 847-340-1658, ps828@cornell.edu Labor Organizations Launch Innovative New Phone App to Redress Wage Theft and Worker Abuses As Donald Trump Prepares to…

MALDEF AND NDLON ANNOUNCE JOINT IMMIGRANT CIVIL RIGHTS DEFENSE EFFORT

For Immediate Release // Please Excuse Cross Posting November 18th 2016 Contact: Sandra Hernandez, shernandez@maldef.org; Armando Carmona, armando@ndlon.org, (323) 250-3018 MALDEF AND NDLON ANNOUNCE JOINT IMMIGRANT CIVIL RIGHTS DEFENSE EFFORT Two Leading Immigrant Rights Organizations Establish Fund and Seek Donations (LOS ANGELES) – Less than two weeks after Donald J. Trump was elected president, two…

Student Toolkit: ICE out of schools, colleges, universities, and technical institutes!!

#SanctuaryCampus #ICEoutofSchools ICE out of all schools, colleges, universities, and technical institutes!! The last ten years have seen an unprecedented expansion of immigration enforcement programs seeking to entangle themselves with local and state institutions to advance unjust deportations. School officials and campus police departments have also been targeted and most are already sending information to…