SOMOS FOR BLACK LIVES

SOMOS FOR BLACK LIVES Somos Latinos and we demand that Black Lives Matter By: Somos For Black Lives  “The heartbeat of racism is denial. The heartbeat of anti-racism is confession.”…

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Georgia Secretary of State, Election Board Must Safeguard June 9 Primary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / LINK June 2, 2020 Contact: Gabrielle Abbott, Gabrielle@AllVotingisLocal.org, 773.369.5358     Georgia Secretary of State, Election Board Must Safeguard June 9 Primary Lack of funding and preparedness leads…

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Jerry Gonzalez:  Surviving COVID-19

Jerry Gonzalez:  Surviving COVID-19 June 1, 2020 By:  Jerry Gonzalez, Executive Director of GALEO It was Mother’s Day.  I woke up with a slight fever and a slight persistent cough. …

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COVID-19 and Elections (Coronavirus y las Elecciones)- Edición Bilingüe

By Natalia B. Dutra 31 May 2020 COVID-19 and Elections The world, as we know it, is going through drastic changes; a microscopic organism has halted our daily lives and…

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How COVID-19 is Affecting Immigration

By Cyntia Sosa 31 May 2020 How COVID-19 is Affecting Immigration The pandemic that has been brought on by COVID-19 has affected various parts of our society, especially in closing…

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Leading Voting Rights Advocates Host Virtual Town Hall to Mobilize Voters Ahead of Primaries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Adam Sweat asweat@progeorgia.org, 678-951-2172   Leading Voting Rights Advocates Host Virtual Town Hall to Mobilize Voters Ahead of Primaries   Thursday, April 28, 2020 (ATLANTA,…

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Executive Director Jerry Gonzalez Honored in 41 LGBTQ Latinx Role Models

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: April 14, 2020 Alberto B. Mendoza 323-383-4924 HONOR 41 Announces 2020 “The 41 List” Honorees 41 List Recognizes 41 LGBTQ Latinx Role Models LOS ANGELES, CA –…

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Voting Rights Advocates File Emergency Suit Seeking to Provide Access to Bilingual Absentee Ballot Applications in Georgia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13, 2020   Voting Rights Advocates File Emergency Suit Seeking to Provide Access to Bilingual Absentee Ballot Applications in Georgia   Lawsuit Filed by the Lawyers’…

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NALEO Educational Fund Calls on Congress to Step in on Census 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  April 13, 2020 CONTACT: Kevin Perez-Allen, kperezallen@naleo.org (714) 499-4481 Marcus Silva, msilva@naleo.org (510) 456-5444 NALEO Educational Fund Calls on Congress to Step in on Census 2020 Strong oversight by…

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This is a time for Unity, not another round of viral hatred

March 28th, 2020 During these extraordinary times when we are all learning to live physically distant yet socially more proximate, we are seeing bias and bigotry flood our networks. Uncertainty…

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