On International Workers Day (May Day), PAWIS joined with the International Migrants Alliance contingent to continue the legacy of fighting for workers’ rights and building grassroots power. Communities in San Jose and throughout the country have resisted the Muslim ban, sanctuary campaigns, cutbacks to workers’ rights, etc. As the power of the people continues to … More San Jose: International Workers Day (May Day) 2017
On January 14, along with millions around the nation and around the globe to declare in no uncertain terms that we will stand in the way of criminalization, mass deportation and hatred. We lifted up our voices to: – Amplify the dignity and humanity of our communnity – Local protections for all immigrants – We … More January 14 – Day of Action for Immigrants and Refugees Rights!
July 18 (Monday) through July 30 518 Valencia – Near 16th St., SF Photo Exhibit – Expulsion: Stories of Displacement form Colombia, India, Mexico, United States and the Philippines. This exhibition is an attempt to foreground perspectives about migration that are rooted in the everyday lives of migrants in and from the Global South. Political discussions and media narratives about … More Photo Exhibit – Expulsion: Stories of Displacement form Colombia, India, Mexico, United States and the Philippines.
Wage Theft Briefing and Strategy Session (flier attached) WHAT: Witness firsthand stories of workers who have experienced wage theft. Learn how pervasive wage theft is in our community and what organizations can do to put an end to this crime. Hear about our local campaigns in Santa Clara County and its cities. WHERE: Mexican Heritage … More Wage Theft Briefing and Strategy Session