DREAMers in the National Spotlight

24 Jun

youth speak out for dream actHow exciting–DREAM Activists around the country have attracted local and national media attention through the national graduation ceremony in Washington D.C. and continued work with their legislative representatives. Check out this New York Times editorial and this coverage in the Washington Post.

Additional press coverage here:
MDC students rally against deportations
(en Espanol: En el Miami-Dade College protestan contra la deportación de un estudiante indocumentado)

Reclamaron por el ‘Dream Act’ Estudiantes y activistas en el Congreso

Estudiantes abogan por la Ley del Sueño Celebran protesta y graduación simbólica

Immigrant Narratives : Choose Your Mother or Your Child

Deborah Townsend: DREAM Act gives young immigrants opportunity to thrive

Our own Florida delegation has been listening–and we thank them!

We were able to secure a private bill for Walter Lara in the House of Representatives, sponsored by Rep. Kendrick Meek and co-sponsored by Rep. Corrine Brown.

Also, Rep. Alcee Hastings has agreed to co-sponsor the DREAM Act!

Let’s keep building the momentum–for the sake of Walter and all DREAMers!

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