Detention Center Trip

Our most recent call to action was asking people to go down to the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma. While the camp packed up on Sunday 6/25, there will most likely be more solidarity encampments as GEO, the company that owns the detention center, is not acting as though they will improve conditions for the … Continue reading Detention Center Trip


Dignity Dialogue Notes 6/19

This dialogue was run by Vicky Matey and José Carrillo (with the help of Audry Faunce and Brenda Bentley) because Maru Mora Villalpando, our usual dialogue coordinator was in Tacoma on hunger strike (see below). Junga Subedar updated the crowd on the hunger strike that was happening at the detention center in Tacoma. The strike … Continue reading Dignity Dialogue Notes 6/19

Dignity Dialogue Notes 6/5

Maru Mora Villalpando opened the Dignity Dialogue giving some history behind Latino Advocacy, an organization which she founded. She had been inspired and motivated by the grassroots movements and organizers operating outside of the mainstream narrative fighting for racial, reproductive, gender, climate and immigrant justice. Latino Advocacy began doing volunteer work in 2000 working with … Continue reading Dignity Dialogue Notes 6/5