Orange County Immigrant Youth United
5 days ago | Illegals, Illegals, Illegals!
By Katelyn Seitz I showed up to my first Orange County Immigrant Youth United (OCIYU) meeting after emailing the group in November. I'd seen these young activists championing the #Not1More anti-deportation campaign in OC while holding city co...
12 days ago | Illegals, Illegals, Illegals!
By Luis Ramirez “Undocumented and unafraid! "Queer! Queer! And unashamed” If you've never heard these chants, it's time that we have a talk. June is Pride Month honoring the LGBTQ community. It's a month-long celebration of the societal barriers b...
19 days ago | Illegals, Illegals, Illegals!
By Stefany Urrea I began visiting immigrants detained at Santa Ana Jail in February, before Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) canceled its decade-long contract with the city last month. My activist group, Orange County Immigrant Youth Unit...
26 days ago | Illegals, Illegals, Illegals!
By Faby Jacome Emboldened by a hate regime in the White House, many state and senate assemblies across the country are pushing forward anti-immigrant bills. The most dangerous among these is Senate Bill 4 from Texas. Once it becomes law on Septemb...
1 month ago | Illegals, Illegals, Illegals!
By Jose Servin The Orange County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously last week to stuff more undocumented immigrants into Theo Lacy jail for profit. The 120 bed expansion at the Orange facility, urged by Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, c...
2 months ago | Illegals, Illegals, Illegals!
By Erik Garcia Activists like myself took to the streets of SanTana on Thursday demanding the release of the remaining transgender womxn detained at Santa Ana city jail. We marched on La Cuatro in downtown Santa Ana and took Sasscer Park where mem...