[VIDEO] The Maquila Strike in Matamoros Challenges US Multinationals
More than seventy thousand maquila workers in northern Mexico are striking against poverty wages.
Jimena VergaraJanuary 23, 2019
The Deportation of Víctor Mejía: The Mexican State Under Trump
The deportation of Víctor Mejía from Mexico, known as “assisted return,” is a result of the Mexican state’s policy of purging as many migrants as possible, with little regard for basic human rights. Mexico’s National Institute of Migration (INM) has become the United States’ local immigration enforcer.
La Izquierda Diario MexicoDecember 8, 2018
Veterans Call on U.S. Troops to Refuse Border Deployment
The following letter by two U.S. veterans calls on active duty soldiers to refuse unlawful orders of policing the border with Mexico. With Trump’s threat of closing the U.S.-Mexico border completely and his authorization of deadly force against the migrant caravan, appeals to soldiers to question, organize and resist should be welcomed by all defenders of immigrant rights.
Left VoiceNovember 23, 2018
Journalist and Member of the Migrant Caravan is Violently Arrested in Tijuana
Victor Ricardo Mejía Martínez, a Honduran journalist, and member of the Refugee Caravan currently arriving at the US South border, was arbitrarily detained by the Tijuana police while he was recording the arrival of buses transporting members of the caravan.
Left VoiceNovember 21, 2018
CUNY Union Delegate Assembly Supports Migrant Caravan, Demands Asylum for Refugees
PSC CUNY represents more than 25,000 faculty and staff at the City University of New York. Delegate members also donated more than $600 dollars for aid to the caravan in Mexico.
Left VoiceNovember 13, 2018
The Militarization of the Border and the Tasks of Socialists
An immediate mobilization of workers and popular sectors — on both sides of the border — is necessary to demand the withdrawal of the National Guard and an end to deportations and Trump’s border wall.
Pablo OprinariApril 13, 2018