Las Vidas Negras Importan (Black Lives Matter)

By Natalia B. Dutra 14 July 2020 Black Lives Matter. This isn’t a revolutionary statement, it’s not a new idea, and it’s certainly not something to debate. Since the conception…

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Georgia Legislation Passes New Hate Crimes Bill

By Cyntia Sosa 13 July 2020 In the middle of a pandemic, America was hit with a surge of protests across the country in support of the Black Lives Matter…

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Press Statement: GALEO Applauds SCOTUS Decision to Keep DACA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jerry Gonzalez, GALEO jerry@galeo.org, 678.691.1086 Thursday, June 18, 2020 (Norcross, GA) – The U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that the Trump administration did not provide an adequate…

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Georgia Coalition Condemns Secretary Raffensperger for Key Role in Botched Primary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT: Adam Sweat asweat@progeorgia.org, 678-951-2172 Georgia Coalition Condemns Secretary Raffensperger for Key Role in Botched Primary  The Coalition demands Raffensperger take accountability and calls for his resignation…

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Georgia Must Protect Democracy and Reform Elections

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / LINK  June 10, 2020  Contact: Gabrielle Abbott, Gabrielle@AllVotingisLocal.org, 773.369.5358   Georgia Must Protect Democracy and Reform Elections Voting rights leaders warn that failures of June 9…

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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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