Local construction subcontractor R&R Steel got caught paying immigrant workers way less than they were due.
Vote ‘no’ on Issue 1. Ohio voters approved a Victims’ Rights amendment to the Ohio Constitution in 1994. Ohio now has a well developed body of law that seeks to treat crime victims fairly and respectfully.
A test of the city’s commitment to sanctuary for undocumented immigrants may be at hand. And the sheriff’s voluntary cooperation with ICE detainers, which now defines the county’s position on sanctuary, may become a subject for debate.
In cooperating with ICE immigration enforcement, Sheriff’s office violates the U.S. Constitution, disregards its own policy, and endangers public safety, say activists
Dreamer released after narrowly avoiding deportation. But her DACA rights were not restored and her release is subject to an Order of Supervision. Many unanswered questions remain as uncertainty around DACA grows.
A Cincinnati area woman, who was brought to the U.S. in 2004 at age 9, is being held by federal immigration authorities in a detention center near Chicago after she was arrested Aug. 17 by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in Louisville.
Student safety takes a back seat at charter school, but Ohio law offers little protection. Left with no recourse, parents withdraw their children, while the school gets rid of vocal parents.
Farmworkers were rebuffed again by Kroger and Wendy’s but persist with a program to advance the rights of workers and to address the ethical supply chain concerns of retailers.
Florida farmworkers seeking better pay, working conditions, and labor protections asked Kroger to join the Fair Food Program.
Racism is about power, not ignorance. It is infinitely adaptable. It comes in fitted suits as well as flowing sheets, in well-appointed faculty lounges as well as smoke-filled dive bars.
~Nichole Hemmer, U.S. News, The Renaissance of Intellectual Racism, April 17, 2017