Voces de la Frontera

Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon June 23, 2014

In Response to Immigration Raids, More Milwaukee Demonstrations Planned

Protesters blocked the driveways to Milwaukee's Office of Homeland Security last week
Credit Joe Brusky

Dozens of Latinos staged a protest last week on Milwaukee’s east side.

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5:31 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Eight Years Later, Immigration Activists in Milwaukee Still Seeking Reform

8th annual May Day march organized by Voces De La Frontera
Credit LaToya Dennis

Cold weather, gray skies and rain did not deter supporters of immigration reform on Thursday.

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Politics & Government
3:29 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Immigrant Rights Group Calls English Language Bill an “Embarrassment”

Voces de la Frontera says a bill that would make English the state’s official language would disenfranchise residents.

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1:00 am
Mon August 19, 2013

Immigrant Rights Group Takes Message from Milwaukee to 12 Cities

Thousands participated in the Voces de La Frontera May Day march in Milwaukee in 2011
Credit Ann-Elise Henzl

Voces de la Frontera continues to demand a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.

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Economy & Business
4:41 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Voces de la Frontera Finds Workers' Rights, Immigration Reform Linked

Palermo's workers on strike protest on May Day.
Credit WisconsinJobsNow/Flickr

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews writer Kurt Chandler about Voces de la Frontera's founder Christine Neumann-Ortiz.

The future of immigration reform at the federal level remains in doubt, stalled in the House of Representatives, where key Republican leaders oppose the package backed by the Senate.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Fri July 12, 2013

As House Waffles, A Look at The Undocumented Picture in Milwaukee

Christine Neumann-Ortiz (left) and Mauricio Galicia work together on Galicia's immigration status.
Credit Marti Mikkelson

Immigration reform remains a hot topic. The House continues grappling with the issue, after the Senate passed a bill earlier this year.

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