August 29, 2015 Lawrence is known as “The Immigrant City”. Therefore, we can say that the well-being of immigrants is paramount to the city’s government. The Lawrence City Council recently approved the Lawrence Trust Act […]
June 27, 2015 On Wednesday, June 24th Boston City Council unanimously approved a local resolution in support of immigrant children and their families. The resolution, promoted by the non-profit organization Centro Presente, has been sponsored […]
WBZ’s Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks with Franklin Soults from MIRA (Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advovacy Coalition).
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 […]
February 23, 2013 Immigration reform continues to be a hot topic in the entire country and especially in Washington DC. Earlier this week, a new national campaign was launched. It’s goal – to win citizenship for […]
Massachusetts immigrant advocates are set to gather at the State House in Boston to ask lawmakers to back a bill that will allows all state residents to apply for a driver’s license, regardless of their immigration status.
Immigrant supporters have registered 900 new voters during a naturalization ceremony for nearly 1,700 people in Boston.
President Barack Obama delivered a speech in the Rose Garden that sounded like music to the ears of as many as 800,000 young immigrants who have lived in the United States with fear of deportation.
More than 500 immigrants and their supporters are preparing to gather at the Massachusetts State House to press lawmakers to support issues that are important to foreign-born residents.
April 7, 2012 On Monday April 9th, more than 500 immigrants and advocates will come together to celebrate the 16th Annual Immigrants Day at the State House. This is the largest immigrant advocacy day of […]