We’re not cute. We’re organized.

On Wednesday IYJL posted the following quote from the National Public Radio (NPR) article A new generation of Dreamers Goes Public: “‎I think we got special treatment. Trying to deport us probably would have caused too much of an uproar,” says David Ramírez of Chicago, who was among those arrested in Atlanta. “It was calling the government’s bluff, […]

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I’m undocumented, and an ally to my queer daughters

Soy indocumentada, y aliada de mis hijas LGBTQ Hace unos anos, probablemente nueve, mi hija me dijo que tal vez iniciaria una relacion con una companera. Mi respuesta fue “respeta mis ideas y yo voy a respetar las tuyas” y por nueve años he tratado de corregir el error que cometi entonces. Debi haber dicho: […]

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“I am rebellious because you are,” a message from IYJL to our moms

Message from immigrant youth and our allies to our moms. On mother’s day 2011, from the Immigrant Youth Justice League. “I am rebellious because you are,” was produced by Tania Unzueta via IYJL-1 If you want to leave your own mother’s day message, do so by calling (312) 725-4955.  The recordings will be published in our […]

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