PRESS RELEASE: Georgia Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Announces Study: Civil Asset Forfeiture and its Impact on Communities of Color

Georgia Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Announces Study: Civil Asset Forfeiture and its Impact on Communities of Color PRESS RELEASE Contact: Melissa Wojnaroski February 26, 2021…

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DACA Recipients: The Influence that Legislation Could Bring

Image from: https://georgiarecorder.com/2020/07/08/daca-recipients-are-essential-to-georgias-economy/ DACA Recipients: The Influence that Legislation Could Bring By Rodrigo Ruiz-Tello During the Presidential campaign of Joseph Biden, he announced that he planned to pass legislation to…

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Advocacy Groups Participate in Positive Legislative Hearing for Expanded Access for Immigrant Students While Calling For less Restrictions

Advocacy Groups Participate in Positive Legislative Hearing for Expanded Access for Immigrant Students While Calling For less Restrictions FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2021 CONTACT INFORMATION James C. Woo 404.585.8446…

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Georgia Redistricting Alliance Calls for Transparency in Redistricting Process

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Adam Sweat, asweat@progeorgia.org Karuna Ramachandran, kramachandran@advancingjustice-atlanta.org Georgia Redistricting Alliance Calls for Transparency in Redistricting Process Friday, February 5, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA)- Amidst a barrage of anti-voting…

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My Experience with a Virtual Internship

My Experience with a Virtual Internship By Giselle Simental My name is Giselle Simental. At this point, I have become a former GALEO intern. 2020 was a very challenging year…

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The Georgia Runoffs: Record Breaking Beyond Numbers

The Georgia Runoffs: Record Breaking Beyond Numbers By: Jennifer Manzano (Image from The Nation) The social media posts, yard signs, constant phone calls and text messages, and even canvassers at…

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The Point of View of a Poultry Plant Worker’s Family Member During COVID-19

The Point of View of a Poultry Plant Worker’s Family Member During COVID-19 By Anonymous Member of GALEO Community Hall County is known as the poultry capital of the state.…

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Georgia Redistricting Alliance Calls for Transparency in Redistricting Process

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Adam Sweat, asweat@progeorgia.org Karuna Ramachandran, kramachandran@advancingjustice-atlanta.org Georgia Redistricting Alliance Calls for Transparency in Redistricting Process Friday, February 5, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA) – Amidst a barrage of anti-voting bills dropped…

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Georgia Votes Declares: Don’t Bother My Ballot

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Adam Sweat asweat@progeorgia.org, 678-951-2172 Georgia Votes Declares: Don’t Bother My Ballot  Wednesday, February 3, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA) – Yesterday, on the heels of a string of proposed legislation that aims…

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GALEO Announces the 14th Annual Cesar Chavez Essay Contest. Great Prizes Included! Deadline: February 28, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Jerry Gonzalez, GALEO,  jerry@galeo.org, 678.691.1086, for media inquiries. Polo Vargas, GALEO, polo@galeo.org, 770.558.2236, for contest questions. (Norcross, Georgia) – January 29, 2021 – The GALEO Leadership Council has…

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