They killed my husband and I was afraid that something will happen to my children. I saw about the caravan on television and I joined it.
My name is Tania Lisette. I come from Honduras. I’m 22 years old. I’m Sandra and I come from El Salvador. I’m 24 years old.
They tried to keep us from leaving Honduras. In México, there were buses. Everywhere is dangerous. Everything smells political to me.
I am from Guatemala – I joined in Chiquimula, both happy and sad. The majority is from Honduras, but also from Guatemala.
Immigrants and U.S. workers face the same enemy: the capitalist class, whose only solution is to ‘divide and conquer.’
This shutdown is about the erosion of American democracy and the subversion of our most basic governmental norms. – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
The Americans who approached the border on December 10, with their pastors, their ministers, their rabbis, imams, and religious leaders – had courage.
In December I traveled to the San Diego – Tijuana border where I had the honor of participating in “Love Knows No Borders”.
Interviews with participants in the march to the border. ‘Love Knows No Borders’ of December 10, 2018.
Estela Jiménez is one of the activists in San Diego, who has been organizing and collecting donations for the migrants in the Benito Juárez Sports Camp.
We help the guys connect with VA [Veterans Administration] benefits. We connect them with attorneys. We do the advocacy part to push legislation.
On December 15, Enrique Morones gave a warm welcome and a bit of history to volunteers who were bringing, sorting and loading cars with donations.
Pedro Ríos has worked with American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) for 15 years. He has been the director of the border program for 10 years.
ICE detention centers are present-day concentration camps. Corporations profit from human suffering.
We must not allow for a spokesman for the rich and a fascist to dictate to us what is good for this country.
The American Academy of Pediatrics warned that the thousands of children detained for months, will face risks to physical and emotional wellbeing.
“ICE has been a terrorizing force in my family and continues to terrorize immigrant communities across the country.” stated Mora-Villalpando.
The United States has played and still plays an active role in creating the conditions that force people to leave.
The Second Cooler is a documentary about illegal immigration shot primarily in Alabama, Arizona, and northern Mexico.