‘It Was Either Food and Diapers for My Kids or DACA': Talking to Immigrants Hours Before the DACA Deadline  

MAYWOOD, Ca.—Iván Ceja landed at the Los Angeles International Airport at 11:30 p.m. Sunday night. A friend picked him up and they drove toward the California-Arizona state line to deliver 30 checks that would cover the DACA renewal fees for 30 applicants. At around 4 a.m. on Monday, Ceja met with immigrant rights…

Activistas en Los Ángeles luchan contra un sheriff que está en contra de ser un ‘estado santuario’

Los Ángeles–Cuando el Sheriff del Condado de Los Ángeles Jim McDonnell empezó a hablar en una mesa de inmigración el miércoles pasado, siete miembros del público se pusieron de pie y se voltearon. Cuando habló otra vez varios minutos después, otras 20 personas se pusieron de pie y se voltearon. Luego fueron 30…

How Activists in Los Angeles Plan to Fight Back Against a Sheriff Who Opposes a 'Sanctuary State' 

LOS ANGELES—When Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell started speaking on an immigration panel here Wednesday night, seven audience members stood among the more than 200 people in the crowd and turned their backs to the stage. Minutes later, when he spoke again, 20 people stood to silently protest. By the third…