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CIPC condemns draconian, Islamophobic Trump order

For immediate release: January 27, 2017 Contact: Jon Rodney CIPC condemns draconian Trump order banning refugees and immigrants from predominantly Muslim countries In response to Donald Trump’s draconian Executive Order today attacking refugees and immigrants, Cynthia Buiza, Executive Director of the CA Immigrant Policy Center, issued the following statement: The ghosts of the most abominable…


CIPC Slams Trump’s Display of Cruelty Against Immigrants, Pledges to #fight4everyone

Los Angeles, CA – Today, Donald Trump signed two anti-immigrant Executive Orders. The orders launch an unprecedented deportation witch hunt that will criminalize immigrants and further militarize the southern border. In response, Cynthia Buiza, Executive Director of the California Immigrant Policy Center, issued the following statement: “In the face of today’s absurd display of cruelty,…


Resilience in an Age of Inequality

For immediate release: Monday, January 23, 2017 Contact: Jon Rodney Researchers unveil new data on immigrant contributions to California As communities brace for Trump’s attacks, new report showcases immigrants’ crucial role in Golden State’s civic and economic life “Resilience in an Age of Inequality” points to all workers’ shared interests amid alarming concentration of wealth…


The Truth Act is in effect!

For immediate release: Jan 4, 2017 Contact: Jon Rodney New CA law bolsters immigrant protections as state gears up for fight vs. Trump   “TRUTH Act” limits abusive ICE interrogations in jails; Advocates unveil Know-your-rights info in 13 languages 2017.1.4 – As California’s legislature reconvenes today, legislation to keep the state out of painful mass deportations will be…