‘Wisconsin needs Latino and immigrant workers, and today everybody knows it,’ says Voces de la Frontera
By Nadia Prupis, staff writer for Common Dreams. Published 2-18-2016
Workers, students, and activists walked off the job and out of their schools for a massive action in Wisconsin on Thursday, protesting two anti-immigration bills currently advancing through the state legislature.
Thousands of Wisconsinites converged at the State Capitol in Madison for A Day Without Latinos and Immigrants, organized by the grassroots rights group Voces de la Frontera, among other organizations. The action is being updated on Twitter with the hashtag #DayWithoutLatinos. Continue reading