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Reclaiming Cinco de Mayo – Celebration of cross-border unity

The San Francisco Living Wage Coalition invites you to our spring cultural gala Reclaiming Cinco de Mayo Celebration of Cross-border Unity On May 5, 1862, a people’s militia fought invading French troops in the town of Puebla, Mexico, defeating an army twice its size. Napoleon was planning to intervene in the U.S. Civil War on the side of the slavocracy. The intervention of the French could have been a decisive factor leading to a Confederate victory in the Civil War. After the battle of Gettysburg, Union forces joined Mexicans in their efforts to drive out the French monarchy and reinstall the democratically elected President Benito Juarez. ...

NorCal TPS Coalition Conference

NOTE: Due to the situation regarding COVID-19, the NorCal TPS Coalition Conference has been postponed to a date that's to be determined. We care about your health and safety but still want to continue to discuss issues that matter to us. We will update you once a date for the conference has been decided. The conference is to bring together TPS holders and their allies inform our goals on how to contribute to a movement across the country to put pressure on the U.S. Senate to pass a bill similar to the Dream and Promise Act and how to make this an issue important to the broader public in the 2020 presidential elections. We will do overall ...

What are the Root Causes of Forced Migration?

We originally planned to have this panel discussion, but with our current situation with COVID-19, we have decided to move the discussion into a webinar format. The discussion will take place in the exact date and time but we ask you to instead join us on Zoom. We want to keep everyone safe but we want to continue the conversations we truly care about. Our speakers will be on video and anyone interested can tune in or call in to listen and engage with the speakers. Please join us at the following link on Tuesday March 24th from 6P.M. - 8P.M Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/472293890 Meeting ID: 472 293 890 To call in: +16699006833 Co...