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¡Escucha! ¡Escucha! ¡Estamos en la Lucha!

Sasha Costanza-Chock

in Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets!: Transmedia Organizing and the Immigrant Rights Movement

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028202
eISBN:
9780262322805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028202.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The introductory chapter sets the scene with a description of the mass wave of immigrant rights marches that filled city streets across the United States in the spring of 2006. It notes the role of ... More


Activist Etiquette in the Multicultural Immigrant Rights Movement

Mia Diaz-Edelman

in Religion and Progressive Activism: New Stories About Faith and Politics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781479854769
eISBN:
9781479834457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479854769.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Mia Diaz-Edelman’s chapter sheds light on the challenges associated with cultivating cultural diversity within the Immigrant Rights Movement. Asking how this movement maintains solidarity across ... More


“MacArthur Park Melee”:: From Spokespeople to Amplifiers

Sasha Costanza-Chock

in Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets!: Transmedia Organizing and the Immigrant Rights Movement

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028202
eISBN:
9780262322805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028202.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Chapter 3 explores the transition of social movement media-makers from spokespeople to aggregators and amplifiers of diverse voices from the movement base. The chapter focuses on the events of May ... More


The Dreamers: Youth Leadership and the Legacy of DACA

Hannah Gill

in The Latino Migration Experience in North Carolina, Revised and Expanded Second Edition: New Roots in the Old North State

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781469646411
eISBN:
9781469646435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646411.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 6 describes the efforts of North Carolina’s “Dreamers,” young undocumented people who were part of a national social movement for immigrants’ rights and access to higher education. Dreamers ... More


Mobilizing for Immigrant and Latino Rights under Trump

Chris Zepeda-Millán and Sophia J. Wallace

in The Resistance: The Dawn of the Anti-Trump Opposition Movement

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190886172
eISBN:
9780190911843
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886172.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

President Trump has targeted the immigrant community more openly, directly, and often than any other segment of the Resistance. Accordingly, this chapter examines some of the ways the 2016 election ... More


Introduction

Kevin Escudero

in Organizing While Undocumented: Immigrant Youth's Political Activism under the Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479803194
eISBN:
9781479877812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479803194.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

The introduction provides an overview of the immigrant rights movement and the emergence of a prominent contingent of undocumented immigrant youth at its forefront. These youth have strategically and ... More


Reform Without Justice: Latino Migrant Politics and the Homeland Security State

Alfonso Gonzales

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199973392
eISBN:
9780199369911
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199973392.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

Ten years after the war on terror, the deportation of millions, and the ostensive rise of Latino political power, Reform without Justice provides an analysis of both Latino migrant activism and state ... More


The Post–Civil Rights Borderland: The Arizona-Sonora Border

Patrisia Macías-Rojas

in From Deportation to Prison: The Politics of Immigration Enforcement in Post-Civil Rights America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479804665
eISBN:
9781479858422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804665.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Arizona has played a historic role in national “law and order” policymaking and immigration politics. Today it has some of the highest levels of criminal arrest, prosecution, and sentencing for ... More


Inside Story

Sarah C. Bishop

in Undocumented Storytellers: Narrating the Immigrant Rights Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190917159
eISBN:
9780190917197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917159.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter reveals the centrality of narrative and storytelling to the sociopolitical status of undocumented immigrants living in the United States. It offers a theorization of reclaimant ... More


Undocumented Storytellers: Narrating the Immigrant Rights Movement

Sarah C. Bishop

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190917159
eISBN:
9780190917197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917159.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

By projecting their stories into the public arena, undocumented storytellers refute mainstream discourse, trade anonymous narratives for individuality, and reveal the determination of those who ... More


FLOResiste: Transnational Labor, Motherhood, and Activism

Nilda Flores-González and Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz

in Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037573
eISBN:
9780252094828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037573.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter examines the intersections of gendered and transnational labor, class, race, migration, and political activism in Flor Crisóstomo's life as a transnational worker, mother, and activist. ... More


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