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PRESS RELEASE: Executive Order about the Southern Border Wall

MEDIA ADVISORY   For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 26, 2017 Contact: El Comité, ph: 206.465.5511, em:  info@elcomitewa.org, Twitter Tag: #DumpTrump. Border Wall Executive Order signed on 1/25/16 is a poorly thought-out, costly, xenophobic blunder.   SEATTLE – Yesterday morning, the current presidential administration made due on its vitriolic, anti-immigrant promise to augment the border wall at our… Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Executive Order about the Southern Border Wall

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Immigrant Rights Activists will take to the streets of Seattle to protest Trump.

MEDIA ADVISORY   For Immediate Release: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Contact: El Comité and the May 1st Action Coalition, ph: 206.465.5511, em:  info@elcomitewa.org, Twitter Tag: #DumpTrump. Immigrant Rights Activists will take to the streets of Seattle to protest the incoming Presidential Administration. “All United, None Divided” March will be one of many events throughout the city… Continue reading Immigrant Rights Activists will take to the streets of Seattle to protest Trump.

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Marchers Celebrate the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights, hold upbeat procession

MEDIA ADVISORY   For Immediate Release: Sunday, May 1, 2016 Contact: El Comité and the May 1st Action Coalition, ph: 206.465.5511, em:  info@elcomitewa.org, Twitter Tag: #May1stSea. Marchers Celebrate the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights, hold upbeat procession to the U.S. District Courthouse. SEATTLE – Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of… Continue reading Marchers Celebrate the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights, hold upbeat procession

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3 Special Metro Transit Buses Available for May Day Marchers

  King County Metro Transit has provided 3 Articulated buses to assist with shuttling May Day marchers from the rally at the Federal Courthouse (Stewart St and 7th Ave), back to Judkins Park. Once the Marchers arrive at the courthouse, special articulated shuttle buses will be called and will be made available for when after the… Continue reading 3 Special Metro Transit Buses Available for May Day Marchers

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2016 May Day March for Workers and Immigrant Rights to draw Thousands of participants, commemorate the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights.

MEDIA ADVISORY   For Immediate Release: Monday, April 25, 2016 Contact: El Comité and the May 1st Action Coalition, ph: 206.465.5511, em:  info@elcomitewa.org, Twitter Tag: #May1stSea. 2016 May Day March for Workers and Immigrant Rights to draw Thousands of participants, commemorate the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights. The struggle for dignity… Continue reading 2016 May Day March for Workers and Immigrant Rights to draw Thousands of participants, commemorate the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights.

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Marcha Anual del Primero de Mayo atraerá a miles de manifestantes, conmemora el décimo aniversario de las Mega-marchas del 2006.

COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata: Lunes, 25 de Abril 2016 Contacto: El Comité y La Coalición de Acción Primero de Mayo, tel: 206.465.5511, em: info@elcomitewa.org, Twitter Tag: #May1stSea.   Marcha Anual del Primero de Mayo atraerá a miles de manifestantes, conmemora el décimo aniversario de las Mega-marchas del 2006.  La lucha por la dignidad e… Continue reading Marcha Anual del Primero de Mayo atraerá a miles de manifestantes, conmemora el décimo aniversario de las Mega-marchas del 2006.

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Reflections on the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights.

MEDIA ADVISORY   For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 14, 2016 Contact: El Comité and the May 1st Action Coalition, ph: 206.465.5511, em:  info@elcomitewa.org, Twitter Tag: #May1stSea. Reflections on the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights. Community members continue the struggle amidst rampant discrimination and xenophobia. SEATTLE – Sunday marked the 10 Year Anniversary… Continue reading Reflections on the 10 year Anniversary of the 2006 Mega-Marches for Immigrant Rights.

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International Human Rights Day, December holidays, offer an opportunity to reflect on the plight of immigrants in the United States.

International Human Rights Day, December holidays, offer an opportunity to reflect on the plight of immigrants in the United States.     As this year nears its end, we reflect upon the happenings that have transpired over the course of the last year. In the month of December two dates stand out for us culturally… Continue reading International Human Rights Day, December holidays, offer an opportunity to reflect on the plight of immigrants in the United States.

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PRESS RELEASE: Thousands take to the streets of Seattle for the Annual May Day March

MEDIA ADVISORY For Immediate Release: Friday, May 1, 2015 Contact: El Comité and the May 1st Action Coalition, ph: 206.650.2106 and 206.696.1348, em:  info@elcomitewa.org, Twitter Tag: #May1stSea, #MayDayPNW. Thousands take to the streets of Seattle for the Annual May Day March and Rally for Immigrant and Workers Rights. SEATTLE – An estimated 4,500 -5,000 demonstrators took to the streets… Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Thousands take to the streets of Seattle for the Annual May Day March