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Dec 10

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The Problem

“Herein lie words” of an uncompleted movement and unresolved struggle, “that if read with patience,” yet due diligence, shed light on the present condition of two million undocumented youth – so called DREAMers1 – that today demand most earnestly and doggedly to be fully recognized as human beings (Du Bois: “The ...

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Dec 10

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COME THROUGH our YLC HOLIDAY POTLUCK PARTY – Tomorrow Dec 30th

YOU ARE INVITED! YLC Holiday Potluck Party on Thursday, December 30th @ 7pm WHERE: YLC office located on 220 5th Avenue 26th Street 5th Floor, New York NY Come celebrate with us the end of the year and the holidays. This is the time to thank you for your support and involvement with us; as […]

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Dec 10

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41 reasons

My name is Neidy Ortiz and I’m a 21 year old Dreamer. My father brought me to this country when I was 13yrs old and was here where I finished my middle school and high-school. I was always an excellent student, honor roll and medals were part of those years. When I was in high-school […]

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Dec 10

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Strong Dreamers, Love On!

No words. No tears. Dont know when theyll come. He’s so strong. They are all so strong and i get strength from them. But for this vote, i detached. I did. Dont want it to be such a big blow. I avoid and put up defenses. It matters so much, that its internalized. And for […]

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Dec 10

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BECAUSE DREAMERS WILL NEVER GIVE UP!

On Saturday DREAMS were crushed. Forty-one shameless Democratic and Republican congress members voted against the DREAM Act; thus deferring the dreams of thousands of young Americans. Their lack of courage and leadership continues to keep these talented youth in limbo. The DREAM Act, a bill that has been floating in Congress for the ...

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Dec 10

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Send a Fax to Your Senators for the DREAM Act!

Dream activists have done an amazing job across the country in calling and filling up the voicemails of Senators. Now, let’s ask for their support through FAXES. It’s very easy: 1. Go to http://faxzero.com/ 2. Enter your name and email. 3. In the receiver’s side, enter the name of the Senator and fax numbers: ...

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Dec 10

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DREAM Act VOTE Scheduled for TOMORROW Saturday: THIS IS IT!

Great news, Senator Reid has scheduled a vote for the DREAM Act tomorrow Saturday. The vote can come as early as 10:00 am EST. The vote is looking close so we need to step it up and make sure that those senators that are on the fence vote yes. This means there is only 1 […]

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