Posts From the monthly archives: "March 2018"
Miguel: Now

This month we celebrate Women’s History Month in the US.  The members of the XXTRA team would like to acknowledge those women and families currently housed at immigration detention centers.  Numerous reports document the inhumane and deplorable conditions to which many being held in these for-profit centers are subjected. We share the music…(Read More)

Dreamers - DACA

A few weeks ago, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi made history by speaking for over eight hours) on the House floor on immigration and the importance of DACA. The DACA debate was holding up bipartisan progress on approving this year’s budget, even forcing a government shutdown in earlier this month. Currently, a court’s…(Read More)

Contributing Reporters: Waverly Colville, Lily Cusack, Falyn Page and Char’Nese Turner [sg_popup id=”3″ event=”click”][/sg_popup] The XXTRA Special and Free (XXTRA) team was afforded the opportunity to travel and participate in the Black Women’s Power Rising Conference in Atlanta, GA. Throughout the conference, we were able to listen, learn and even…(Read More)