Skyler Porras

  • rsvped for 3rd Quarter National Membership Call 2019-06-18 11:58:14 -0500

    Que Onda Mijente: Quarterly Membership Call // Llamada Trimestral de Membresia

    Don't miss our upcoming national membership call on Tuesday June 18th at 7pm Cental (5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern)! You can RSVP here.

    We'll be joined by guest speaker and Mijente Deputy Director Isa Noyola who will be sharing updates on the case of Johana Medina-- a 25 year old translatina from El Salvador who died while in ICE custody on June 1st.

    We will also be hosting a teach-in to learn more about our national No Tech for ICE campaign w/ Mijente's senior campaign organizer Jacinta Gonzales. Join us to learn more about our work to #abolishICE and how you can get plugged in. Check out the full agenda below:

    National Membership Call Agenda:
    7:00-7:05 Central Time Intros + Welcome
    7:05-7:15 CT Member Updates: National Crews, Escuelitas, Sazonblea
    7:15-7:25 CT Johana Medina's Case w/ Isa Noyola
    7:25-7:45 CT Not Tech for ICE Campaign Teach-In w/ Jacinta Gonzales
    7:45-7:55 CT Q + A
    8 CT Close


    ¡Únete a nuestra próxima llamada nacional de membresía el martes 18 de junio a las 7 pm Cental (5 pm Pacífico / 8 pm Este)

    !Nos acompañara Isa Noyola, la subdirectora de Mijente como nuestra invidtada especial para compartir actualizaciones sobre el caso de Johana Medina, una translatina de 25 años de edad de El Salvador que falleció mientras estaba en custodia de ICE el 1 de Junio.

    También tendremos una enseñanza durante la llamada para conocer más sobre la campaña nacional No Tech for ICE. Únete a nosotros para obtener más información sobre nuestra lucha contra ICE y cómo puedes conectarte. Consulta la agenda completa a continuación:

    Agenda nacional de llamadas de membresía:

    7:00-7:05 Hora Central Presentaciones + Bienvenida
    7: 05-7:15 Hora Central  Actualizaciones de Membresia: National Crews, Escuelitas, Sazonblea
    7: 15-7:25 Caso de Johana Medina con Isa Noyola
    7: 25-7:45 Enseñanza: No Tech para ICE Campaña con Jacinta Gonzales
    7: 45-7: 55 Preguntas
    8:00  Cerrar

    June 18, 2019 at 7pm
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  • donated via 2019-06-11 21:56:52 -0500

    Support Funeral Costs for Translatina Johana Medina, Who Died in ICE Custody

    $6,683.86 raised
    GOAL: $10,000.00

    Johana Medina was a 25 year old translatina who migrated from El Salvador and was detained at the Otero detention facility. She died while in ICE custody on June 1st the first day of PRIDE.

    Mijente, Familia: TQLM, Transgender Law Center, Black LGBTQ+ Migrant Project, Detained Migrant Solidarity Committee, and Translatin@ Coalition are fundraising to help send Johana back home, cover funeral/burial costs, and to support the family in their time of grief and need. Our goal is to raise at least $10k.



  • donated via 2019-06-05 11:20:59 -0500

    The Next Step: Join Mijente

    "Voyager, there are no bridges, one builds them as one walks." -Gloria Anzaldua

    Across movement and community, Latinx and Chicanx people are creating, moving, and shaking things up. We see the need for an organizing platform for self determination and justice for all our people; for movement building and campaigns and leadership towards racial, gender, economic justice and liberation. Mijente offers a place to aggregate, connect and amplify our efforts. In conversation with many of you, we’ve heard time and time again - how can I plug in? This represents our best thinking of how to build a powerful, nimble and generative platform. This represents the next step. Please fill out this registration form to formally join.


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