Victory Lap – NYC Delegation to American Eagle Headquarters

  New York, NY – “The action on Friday for the American Eagle campaign was exciting and eventful. Being part of the leading delegation at the headquarters I watched as the Bangladesh garment workers union representative, Amin, and Unite Here’s Local 100 Organizer, Milan, spoke with an executive. The conversation went well despite the fact […]

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Adiós Arpaio: Organizing The New Arizona

“My name is Karen. I am 16 years old and I attend Westview High School in Avondale, Arizona. I have been a volunteer with the Adiós Arpaio campaign for two months. Becoming a part of this campaign, where I can fight for the change I want in Arizona, has been the greatest decision I’ve made […]

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Northern California to Arizona Freedom Ride

Hello, my name is Justin and I would like to tell you about my second trip to Arizona to help register voters as part of the Adios Arpaio campaign. The decision to drive a van of twelve people fourteen hours each way to register voters was an easy one to make. The struggle for Immigrant […]

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Voter Registration Campaign in Phoenix

Over fifty leaders from around the West Coast and New Mexico brought their fire to Phoenix this weekend, pushing the intensity of our fight against the climate of fear in Arizona—home of SB 1070—to new heights. Clothed in red shirts and burning with sí–se-puede spirit, we registered hundreds of new voters who will stand together this […]

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Phoenix Rising!

Phoenix Rising!

I was raised in Phoenix. I’ve never seen the Latino community mobilize like this. Me and my fellow summer organizers had to create a massive volunteer structure to do it, but we were successful in organizing the Latino community in the neighborhood where I grew up. I’m proud of myself, I’m proud of this program, […]

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Phoenix: an Effective Message!

This past Sunday, three of us Summer Organizers in Phoenix teamed up to visit three CVS stores around the Valley and share information with the CVS stores about one of their vendors, LSG Sky Chefs. Unexpectedly, with all the similar visits that Summer Organizers are doing across the country, one of the stores seemed to […]

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