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Pritzer and Lightfoot Will Not Aid ICE Raids

Pritzer and Lightfoot Will Not Aid ICE Raids

Mario A. Godoy

Ahead of ICE raids expected to begin on July 14, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that the city will not cooperate with any ICE raids and Govern...

What To Do If You Are Picked Up by ICE

What To Do If You Are Picked Up by ICE

Mario A. Godoy

152 people were picked up by ICE during raids in Chicago in June 2019. By the time you get to an ICE detention center, it may be too late. Statistical...

2 New Laws Protect Illinois Immigrant Rights

2 New Laws Protect Illinois Immigrant Rights

Mario

Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law 2 bills on June 28 that will protect Illinois immigrant rights against ICE and Trump attacks on immigrant communiti...

Lights for Liberty: Demanding An End to Detention Camps

Lights for Liberty: Demanding An End to Detention Camps

Mario A. Godoy

On July 12, Americans are pledging to come together to demand an end to migrant detention camps. El Paso, Texas; Homestead, Florida; San Diego, Califo...

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