When Esmeralda, a transgender asylum seeker from Mexico, came to the US seeking a place that was accepting of her identity, what she received instead was a horrific experience in immigration detention.
As part of an emerging pattern of government scrutiny into political activity, the FBI raided the homes of several anti-war activists on September 24th. We are asking organizations (not individuals) to sign on to an open letter to President Obama, Attorney General Holder and United States Congress to voice our concerns over the targeting of progressive activist by Monday October 11th, 2010.
Breakthrough’s Restore Fairness campaign showcased its powerful new documentary, ‘Face the Truth: Racial Profiling Across America’ at a
When Huda Alasali tried to board the ferry to Governor’s Island with her children and a friend last Saturday, a New York Waterways employee told her that she could not get on the ferry unless she removed some of her religious attire.