Strategic racism didn’t work in 2018. Let’s make sure it doesn’t work in 2020.   The following is a statement from Frank Sharry, Executive Director at America’s Voice, taking stock of the latest political state of play: Much to the distress of Trump and the GOP, a powerful multiracial majority is gearing up to reject… Continue »

Al entrar en el último trimestre de 2020 es imposible no concluir que ha sido un año terrible a nivel personal, colectivo y mundial, y todavía no podemos predecir qué ocurrirá en la elección presidencial del 3 de noviembre y cómo cerrará este fatídico año que tanto dolor y angustia ha generado. Recuerdo que enero… Continue »

America’s Voice   Frank Sharry: “‘Law and Order’ is the New ‘Caravans and Criminals’” 2020, el ‘Año terrible’ English DailyKos This video is making sure voters don’t forget about Trump’s exploitation of undocumented workers By Gabe Ortiz August 28, 2020 El Semanario A ray of hope surges with Biden and Harris By Maribel Hastings August… Continue »

Each Friday through Election Day, we disseminate this memo highlighting the key 2020 developments at the intersection of electoral politics and immigration   Key Immigration Politics Stories Americans stand with Biden-Harris vision for immigrants in America. The “through-line” between Trumpian racism and white nationalist terror attacks. The most anti-immigrant President in history cynically stages a… Continue »

The following is a statement from Frank Sharry, Executive Director at America’s Voice following the conclusion of the Republican National Convention: Whew. We’re sure glad that’s over. Let’s leave all that in the rear view mirror. It’s time to double down on the work ahead to consolidate the majority determined to achieve a better, more… Continue »

The final night of the RNC convention was filled with dictatorial chest-thumping, deliberate disinformation, and coded racism and xenophobia. The evening featured speakers and videos desperately trying to define the sensible Biden-Harris immigration platform as “radical” along with futile efforts to paint Trump’s relentless cruelty towards immigrants as successful.  Mostly, however, Trump and his enablers… Continue »

President Donald J. Trump, who over the past three and a half years has wanted to make us believe that he didn’t say what he said and didn’t do what he did, dedicated himself, this presidential candidate nomination week, to trying to convince us that he is not who he is. It’s like a movie… Continue »

It’s Always About What Works Best for Trump; Workers Be Damned Watch the new video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OOATmOTB0bo&feature=youtu.be Tonight, President Trump’s address at the RNC will look to stoke fears over immigrants and lawlessness. But a new video from America’s Voice offers a reminder that while Donald Trump attacks undocumented immigrants for political purposes, he hires… Continue »

El presidente Donald J. Trump, quien durante los pasados tres años y medio nos ha querido hacer creer que no dijo lo que dijo o que no ha hecho lo que ha hecho, se dedicó esta semana de renominación a la presidencia a tratar de convencernos de que no es quien es. Es una película… Continue »

The former DHS Assistant Secretary for Counterterrorism and Threat Prevention, Elizabeth Neumann, had this to say about the connection between Trump’s racist rhetoric and the permission it gives to his more rabid followers:  “Things like ‘there are good people on both sides,’ or ‘send them back to where they came from,’ those words gave permission… Continue »