Posts Tagged as "Immigration"

‘We can fight back:’ Community comes together to learn how to tackle issues undocumented immigrants face in Kern County

October 18, 2018 / By
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When an immigration officer conducts a warrantless arrest, it’s usually because the person has said too much or wasn’t aware of their rights.

Crowd gathers to protest rumored expansion of Mesa Verde Detention Facility

October 3, 2018 / By
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By Alejandra Alberto

“La gente unida, jamás será vencida,” — the united people will never be defeated — shouted a crowd gathered at Mesa Verde Detention Facility Thursday night to protest against rumors to expand the center.

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist coming to Bakersfield to discuss immigration and journalism

September 19, 2018 / By
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Sonia Nazario is coming to Bakersfield next month to discuss her experiences reporting on immigration and journalism.

Alejandra Alberto, South Kern Sol reporter, discusses the experiences of local undocumented youth on In the 661

April 10, 2018 / By
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South Kern Sol youth reporter, Alejandra Alberto, shares the story she wrote about DACA students and her experience reporting on this issue.

Lorena Lara talks about Faith in the Valley Kern’s efforts to protect undocumented youth on In the 661

April 9, 2018 / By
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Lorena Lara from Faith in the Valley Kern talks about what her organization is doing to protect undocumented youth in this segment of In the 661!

Exiled From Arizona, Immigrant Begins Anew in California

April 26, 2012 / By
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by Sugriel Reyes / New America Media

 

She sits in her room, absorbed in a book of homemade natural remedies.

The American Dream Continues in California

January 10, 2012 / By
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Miguel Saavedra hopes for the passage of the DREAM Act./by VERONICA RAMIREZ

by MIROSLAVA DE LEON

 

SOUTH KERN–For Dream Act students, whose hope is to attain ‘The American Dream,’ the dream is slowly becoming a reality.