May 31, 2014 The Mayor of Somerville Joseph Curtatone has said no to the secure communities program, becoming the first Mayor to put limits on the federal program which became mandatory in 2013. Mayor Curtatone […]
April 26, 2014 To some mothers, this coming Mother’s Day will not be about them, it will be about something they consider to be a much greater cause! On Wednesday May 7th, mothers from around […]
February 1, 2014 Wednesday January 29th was the Massachusetts Trust Act lobby day at the State House. Community leaders and organizations came together in support of this state bill, which provides immediate relief from deportations, […]
July 6, 2013 The Senate passed the immigration reform bill that would give a path to citizenship to some of the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the U.S., bringing them out of the […]
November 26, 2011 The non-profit organization Centro Presente is turning 30 and they want you to be a part of their 30th Anniversary Gala event taking place on Saturday, December 10th at the Holiday Inn […]
June 11, 2011 On Monday June 6th, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick made the decision not to sign onto the “Secure Communities” program. Now, even though the program did not receive the Governor’s approval, the city […]
An immigrant advocacy group announced Monday that they are starting a campaign against the Boston Police Department’s participation in a federal program that automatically checks the immigration status of people who are arrested.