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The Supreme Court ruled in favor of the indefinite detention of immigrants, a decision that will impact thousands, from lawful permanent residents to asylum seekers and torture victims.

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Is Trump’s Immigration Crackdown Killing the California Dream?

The California Immigrant Policy Center and Capital & Main invite you to a conversation to explore the disparate economic and social impacts of the Trump Administration’s immigration policies, from heightened detention and deportation to a proposed “public charge” rule to punish immigrant families.

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The California Immigrant Policy Center and Capital & Main invite you to a conversation to explore the disparate economic and social impacts of the Trump Administration’s immigration policies, from heightened detention and deportation to a proposed “public charge” rule to punish immigrant families.

Thursday, 21 March 2019 from 6pm-8pm

The evening will include a short video presentation, a moderated panel discussion and an audience Q&A.

To RSVP, please email: ielizalde@caimmigrant.org

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Featured speakers include State Senator Maria Elena Durazo and Dr. Manuel Pastor (Director, USC Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration), who will discuss how individuals, communities, businesses and the public sector in California have responded to and been affected by federal efforts to limit both legal and undocumented immigration.

Location:
Joan Palevsky Center (at the California Community Foundation)
281 S Figueroa St, Suite 100,
Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Rural Poverty in California

Central Valley Drains Away

Arsenic and poverty run high in the Central Valley.

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Is the American Dream Drying Up in California’s Central Valley?

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L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day Five

Teacher Laura Palacios reflects on the strike during Friday’s Grand Park rally.

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L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day Four

Laura Palacios and other teachers take a break from the rain to have lunch, then return to the picket line.

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L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day Three

The rain and the strike drag on for teacher Laura Palacios, who balances family duties with picket line vigils.

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L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day Two

Los Angeles teacher Laura Palacios confronts the second day of a citywide strike with coffee, doughnuts and a sore throat.

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L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day One

Laura Palacios is a Los Angeles public school teacher married to another teacher. Today the mother of two joined 33,000 other union members in the first L.A. teachers walkout since 1989. This week Capital & Main will follow Palacios during the strike.

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Video: Police Killings Rise Nationally

According to the Washington Post ‘s “Fatal Force” report, 995 people were shot dead by police officers in 2018.

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Epicenters of Refuge

Video: Who Patrols the Border Patrol?

This month U.S. Border Patrol agents met 200 peaceful, interfaith demonstrators with military-style M4 rifles and tear gas launchers.

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Central American Caravan: Militia Members Head for the Border

U.S. soldiers are not the only ones heading to the border in advance of the migrant caravan. Armed civilian militias have joined a call to deploy their members.

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