CALL TO ACTION Support Hunger Strikers Fighting Worsening Detention Conditions Under Trump Contact: Maru Mora Villalpando, NWDC Resistance: email@example.com and 206-251-6658 Silky Shah, Detention Watch Network: firstname.lastname@example.org and 347-243-8743 ________________________________ April 18, 2017 Tacoma, WA – A new group of immigrants have joined a hunger strike at the Northwest Detention Center, run by the private … Continue reading Hunger Striker Solidarity Movement!
Updates on Hunger Strike at the detention center in Tacoma: Paused as of Sunday morning Several plots stopped because of retaliations People are getting transferred (and threatened with transfer) between the Dalles and Tacoma Moving people repeatedly makes things difficult for contacting family and difficult to get representation Women have been threatened with IV feeding … Continue reading Dignity Dialogue Notes 4/17
Dignity Dialogue held at First Congregational Church Simon Sedillo, visiting activist, gave training and info on migra/police watch · For over 20 years in both US and Mexico, Simon has been documenting interactions b/t police and community, as well as the causes of global migration due to militarism. · Simon called migra/cop watch “a militant … Continue reading Dignity Dialogue Notes 4/3/17
As many of our followers know, the city passed an ordinance on February 13th, 2017 that was supposed to make Bellingham into a sanctuary city. The community drafted an ordinance with the help of lawyers and gave it to the City Council and the Mayor. It was just what our community needed and provided protection … Continue reading On Ordinances and the City Council