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Migrant Justice In The News

Feburary 27th, 2019, Compromise on the Table over State's Fair and Impartial Policing Policy, VT Digger

February 25, 2019, “Trump’s Justice Department Relents Immigration Policy Dispute with Vermont”, VT Digger

Feburaruy 20, 2019 “Middlebury Students Share Their Cultures, Expertise, with Local Youth, Middlebury Newsroom

January 24th, 2019, “Should Vermont beef up its fair and impartial policing policy?” WCAX

January 24, 2019, “Migrant LGBTQ Leader Faces Deportation After ICE Arrest at Courthouse”, Seven Days

January 23, 2019, “Migrant Justice & ACLU to Testify on Problems with Vermont’s Fair & Impartial Policing Policy”, Vermontbiz

January 18, 2019, Congressional delegation supports legislation protecting undocumented farmworkers, VT Digger

January 15, 2019, “We Can’t Let Migrant Justice be Persecuted”,

Janurary 9, 2019 Progressive groups gather at opening of legislative session, Reformer

January 2, 2019, Lawsuit says DMV continues to feed immigrant info to feds, WCAX

December 20, 2018, “Migrant Activists Question Why Feds Were Called After Farmworkers Arrest”, VPR

November 14, 2018, “Migrant Justice Sues ICE over Detainment of Member Leaders”, USNews

November 14, 2018, “Migrant Justice Sues VT DMV, ICE over Detainment of Member Leaders”, WCAX

November 14, 2018, “Lawsuit: Feds Used an Informant to Infiltrate Migrant Justice”, Seven Days

October 19, 2018, “Feds Funding Border Patrols: Grants Significant Sources of Funds for Sheriff”, St Albans Messenger

October 3, 2018, “Ben & Jerry’s Vows to Better Conditions for Migrant Workers”, Seven Days

October 3, 2018, “Ben & Jerry’s Strikes Deal to Improve Migrant Workers’ Conditions”, NY Times

September 6, 2018, “Got Dignity? Dairy Farmworkers Now Do”, Law at the Margins

August 13, 2018, “Ben & Jerry’s ‘Milk With Dignity’ Pact With Farmworkers Seems To Be Paying Off”, NPR

July 26, 2018, “Ben & Jerry’s Sees Success in Program Aimed at Protecting Migrant Farmworkers”, NBC

July 26, 2018, “Ben & Jerry’s Joins with Migrant Justice”, Vermont Buisness

July 25, 2018, “‘Milk with Dignity’ Called a Success for Farms and Workers”, VPR

July 25, 2018, “Ben & Jerry’s Advocacy Group: Farmworker Program a Success”, Star Tribune

July 25, 2018, “Ben & Jerry’s Sees Success in Program Aimed to Protect Migrant Farm Workers”, New England News

July 4, 2018, “Middlebury Animation Studio Short Addresses Family Separation”, Seven Days

July 4, 2018, “Sanders Calls for Reform of ICE”, Bennington Banner

June 30, 2018, “Slideshow: Hundreds of Marchers in Burlington Decry Trump’s Immigration Policies”, Seven Days

June 29, 2018, “Vermont Farmworker jailed After Arrest by Ice”, Seven Days

June 21, 2018, Sen. Leahy calls for hearing on family separation policy, VT Digger.

June 21, 2018, Peter Welch: Eyewitness account of ‘government sanctioned child abuse,’ Burlington Free Press.

June 20, 2018, Trump Dials Back Family Separation, Critics Remain Vocal, VT Digger.

June 19, 2018, Top Vermont law enforcement officials rebuff family separations, VT Digger.

June 15, 2018, VT Insights: Welch sees 'horror and sorrow' of separating immigrant children from parents

June 13, 2018, A Visit to Vermont to See Milk with Dignity in Action, NEO Philanthropy.

May 29, 2018, Milk with Dignity Leader Takes Home 2018 Discount Foundation Award, Jobs with Justice.

May 8, 2018, New England ACLU Affiliates Sue Immigration Enforcement Records, ACLU Vermont.

May 4, 2018, Look us in the eye, Wendy’s! Farmworker women and men to confront Wendy’s Board at shareholder meeting, Coalition of Immokalee Workers.

May 2, 2018, “Eighth Wonder: All About Waking Windows, Vermont’s Coolest Music Fest”, Seven Days

April 25, 2018, “‘Now We Are More Scared’: Migrant Workers, and Dairy Farms, Feel Threat of Immigration Policy”, The Middlebury Campus

April 24, 2018, “Immigration Officials Detain 2 Workers in Grafton County”, NHPR

April 24, 2018, “Upper Valley migrant farmwokers detained”, WCAX

April 24, 2018, “Migrant farm workers detained at Woodsville Walmart”, Concord Monitor

April 24, 2018, “Border Patrol Arrests, Targeting Of Immigrant Activists Rises Dramatically In Vermont”, Shadowproof

April 10, 2018, “Of the Earth: Bearing witness to the food system’s human cost”, Greenfield Recorder

April 4, 2018, “ICE arrests aimed at silencing immigrant-rights activists, critics say”, The Arizona Republic

April 3, 2018, “Trump’s Increasingly Lawless Quest to Enforce a Bogus Rule of Law on Immigration”, Reason

April 3, 2018, “6 Questions For Rafaela Rodriguez Of The Milk With Dignity Program”, Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group

March 30, 2018, “ICE’s tyrannical campaign to silence dissent”, The Week

March 28, 2018, “What Will The Immigration Muddle Mean For Construction Employers?”, Engineering News-Record

March 26, 2018, “Anti-racism film ‘Dolores’ to be shown at the Marquis”, Addison County Independent

March 24, 2018, “Migrant Farm Workers Detained”, Valley News

March 22, 2018, “Five days in pictures: Farmworkers fast for freedom from sexual violence in the fields”, The New Food Economy

March 21, 2018, “From Vermont to the Philippines, ‘We Are All Fast-Food Workers Now’”, VT Digger

March 19, 2018, “Florida’s Farmworkers Take Their Fight to Park Avenue”, Civil Eats

March 18, 2018, “Groups allege ICE is targeting immigration activists”, The Hill

March 16, 2018, “See The 20+ Immigration Activists Arrested Under Trump”, WAMU

March 16, 2018, “Immigration Advocates Warn ICE Is Retaliating For Activism”, NPR

March 15, 2018, “These Farmworkers Know How to End Sexual Harrassment in the Fields. Will Wendy’s Listen?”, The Nation

March 15, 2018, “Sandra Batchelder & Dana Woodruff: Who belongs in Vermont?”, VT Digger

March 14, 2018, “Immigrant Advocates Claim ICE Is Targeting And Deporting Them For Speaking Out”, NPR

March 12, 2018, “Activist says immigrant’s release will lessen deportation risk”, VT Digger

March 8, 2018, “Why boycott Wendy’s? Ask women farmworkers.”, Open Democracy

March 6, 2018, “Dairy Worker Arrested by Border Agents Released on Bond”, U.S. News & World Report

March 5, 2018, “Vermont dairy worker arrested after dentist visit granted bail while facing deportation”, Burlington Free Press

February 25, 2018, “How migrant workers took on Ben & Jerry’s - and won a historic agreement”, The Guardian

February 20, 2018, “Border Patrol, Migrant Justice dispute account of arrest at ‘sensative location’”, Burlington Free Press

February 20, 2018, “Border agents detain immigrant dairy worker leaving the dentist on claim he was ‘very suspicious’”, Think Progress

February 19, 2018, “Migrant Justice to rally for farm worker”, My Champlain Valley

February 18, 2018, “Protest planned after immigration arrest of dairy worker”, VT Digger

February 14, 2018, “Watts: Immigration”, VPR

February 13, 2018, “ICE persigue a activistas inmigrantes y organizaciones que los apoyan, alega demanda federal”, La Opinión

February 13, 2018, “Senate panel asks to delay anti-bias policing policy”, VT Digger

February 12, 2018, “Senate begins debate on DACA with a blank slate”, VT Digger

February 12, 2018, “Judges Across U.S. Are Halting Trump’s Mass Deportations & Ruling Immigrants Have Due Process Rights”, Democracy Now

February 9, 2018, “First Amendment Lawsuit: ICE Targets Immigrant Rights Groups And Activists For Political Speech”, Shadow Proof

February 9, 2018, “ICE Is Targeting Political Opponents For Deportation, Ravi Ragbir And Rights Groups Say In Court”, The Intercept

January 31, 2018, “Immigrant policing change weighed”, Rutland Herald

January 30, 2018, “Activists ask lawmakers to postpone new policing policy”, WCAX

January 30, 2018, “Activists Ask Lawmakers to Postpone New Policing Policy”, U.S. News

Januay 29, 2018, “Migrant Workers: Vermont Policing Policy Could Help Trump’s Deportation Plans”, VPR

January 26, 2018, “Detained migrant worker released”, WCAX

January 26, 2018, “Michael Pollen Talks Farm-To-Table Food --- And LSD”, Austin Monthly

January 25, 2018, “Vt. migrant workers concerned about immigration crackdown”, WCAX

January 25, 2018, “Vermont lawmakers continue to grapple with state’s Fair and Impartial Policing policy”, My Champlain Valley

January 24, 2018, “Feds file charge after Colchester ICE raid”, VT Digger

January 24, 2018, “Rights groups may get more time to change anti-bias policing policy”, VT Digger

January 24, 2018, “Civil liberties activists, police discuss new impartial policing policy”, NBC5

January 23, 2018, “Vermont Dreamers hope Congress acts soon”, VT Digger

January 23, 2018, “Man picked up in Colchester immigration raid in federal court Tuesday”, My Champlain Valley

January 23, 2018, “ICE arrests 14 Vermont workers; employer could face charges”, NBC5

January 23, 2018, “ICE Raids Days Inn in Colchester, Vt.”, Valley News

January 23, 2018, “Operativo de ICE en Vermont salda con 14 arrestos en lugar de trabajo”, Mundo Hispánico

January 23, 2018, “ICE arresta a 14 trabajadores indocumentados en conocida cadena de hoteles”, La Opinión

January 22, 2018, “UPDATED: Congress moves to end shutdown”, VT Digger

January 22, 2018, “ICE raids Days Inn in Colchester”, Brattleboro Reformer

January 22, 2018, “14 Undocumented Workers Arrested by ICE At Colchester Hotel”, VPR

January 22, 2018, “Immigrant advocates say 14 arrested in Vermont hotel raid”, WCAX

January 22, 2018, “UPDATED: Ice Raids Days Inn in Colchester”, VT Digger

January 22, 2018, “Advocates say immigration officers arrest 14 at Colchester hotel”, Burlington Free Press

January 22, 2018, “Immigrant advocates say 14 arrested in Vermont hotel raid”, The Seattle Times

January 22, 2018, “Fourteen Undocumented Workers Detained in Colchester Hotel Raid”, Seven Days VT

January 22, 2018, “ICE arrests 14 people at Colchester hotel, according to Migrant Justice spokesperson”, My Champlain Valley

January 19, 2018, “Trump Administration Using ICE to Target Immigration Activists”, Mint Press News

December 28, 2017, “4 Heartwarming Stories of Triumph Over Adversity In 2017”, Huffington Post

December 22, 2017, “Scott joins call for Congress to make DACA program permanent”, Bennington Banner

December 14, 2017, “Vermont: cuando los migrantes se organizan”, Proceso

December 12, 2017, “Prohibition On Reporting Immigration Status Not Part Of New Policing Policy”, VPR

December 12, 2017, “New policing policy doesn’t do enough to protect immigrants, advocates say”, VT Digger

December 12, 2017, “Despite Activist Outcry, Panel Passes Updated Impartial Policing Policy”, Seven Days VT

December 11, 2017, “Advocates say fair policing policy threatened by federal threats”, WCAX

December 11, 2017, “Traffic Stop Of Migrant Workers Raises Questions About Policing Policy”, VPR

December 8, 2017, “Footage Shows Feds Using Ethnic Slur During Traffic Stop”, Seven Days VT

December 7, 2017, “ACLU questions Vt. policing policy change”, WCAX

December 7, 2017, “Vermont Immigrant Advocates Question Policing Policy Change”, U.S. News

December 7, 2017, “Rights groups say proposed changes weaken police anti-bias policy”, VT Digger

December 1, 2017, “Mexican Consulate Coming To Middlebury On Saturday”, VPR

November 29, 2017, “Marquis Theater and SURJ Join in Anti-Racism Film Series”, The Middlebury Campus

November 21, 2017, “Court ruling could weaken federal pressure on VT, BTV immigration sanctuary policies”, Burlington Free Press

November 17, 2017, “What does DOJ threat mean for Vt. undocumented immigrants”, WCAX

October 31, 2017. “Farmworkers of the World, Unite!” Huffington Post

October 20, 2017. “Vermont dairy workers win historic workers’ rights agreement: educators cheer” Education Votes

October 19, 2017. “How Milk with Dignity got a historic agreement.” Socialist Worker

October 18, 2017. “Migrant Justice Says Federal Agencies Target Its Members, Now, It’s Seeking Records in Court.” Vermont Public Radio.

October 18 2017. “Migrant Group Accuses Federal Government of Targeting Them” Associated Press - WCAX, Caledonian Record,

October 16, 2017. “Migrant Justice sues feds for information, claiming harrasment.”Burlington Free Press.

October 13, 2017. “Socially Responsible Way to Eat Ice Cream.” Human Rights First

October 11, 2017. “Thelma Gomez and Will Lambek on Justice for Migrant Workers.” A Worldview Apart.  

October 13, 2017 “Ben & Jerry’s forms partnership with Vermont co-op to promote better working conditions” Co-op News

October 12, 2017.  “Farmworkers get Ben & Jerry’s to sign.” Worker’s World/Mundo Obrero

October 5, 2017, “Logran lecheros acuerdo con trabajadores migrantes” El Pulso Laboral

October 4, 2017, “Migrant Justice sign dairy farm worker human rights agreement with Ben & Jerry’s” RI Future

October 4, 2017 “Ben & Jerry’s Signs Labor Agreement Protecting Farm Workers” Democracy Now

October 4, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s Signs Deal to Improve Migrant Dairy Workers’ Conditions,” Vermont Public Radio

October 4, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s Vows to improve dairy farmers’ working conditions” Orlando Sentinel

October 4, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s Pledges to Protect Dairy Worker’s Rights” Civil Eats

October 4, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s acuerda mejorar las condiciones de los trabajadores inmigrantes en granjas lecheras” Mundo Hispanico

October 4, 2017 “Logran acuerdo empresa y trabajadores inmigrantes de industria lechera” 20 Minutos

October 4, 2017, “La norteamericana Ben & Jerry’s Implementa Histórico Para Sus Obreros” Mas Que Vida Digital

October 3, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s acuerda mejorar condiciones de los trabajadores” Metro PR

October 3, 2017 “Stated Clerk letter, Stony Point Center, local Presbyterians all played role in October 3 agreement between Migrant Justice and Ben & Jerry’s” Presbyterian Church US

October 3, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s agrees to improve conditions for farmworkers” Daily Mail

October 3, 2017, “Famous Ice Cream Brand to Encourage Human Rights Improvements,” NECN

October 3, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s agrees to Milk with Dignity campaign” Burlington Free Press

October 3, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s Strikes Deal to Improve Migrant Dairy Worker’s Conditions,” New York Times

October 3, 2017, “ Migrant Justice, Ben & Jerry’s Make Milk with Dignity Deal,” My Champlain Valley

October 3, 2017 “Ben & Jerry’s signs ‘Milk with Dignity’ pact with migrant workers,” VT Digger

September 20, 2017, “Dairy Workers embark on 10 city speaking tour targeting Ben & Jerry’s” , VT Digger

September 20, 2017. “Bullying at the Border Hurts Vermont” Brattleboro Reformer

September 19, 2017, “Human Rights Can’t Wait!” Food Solutions New England

September 8, 2017. “10th annual Vermont Sings for Peace to benefit Migrant Justice” VT Digger

August 14, 2017, “What Will America Eat When Trump Throws Out Migrant Labor,”, Pacific Standard

August 10, 2017, “Sanctuary Policy was passed in Vermont to to protect a big state secret. Migrant farm workers,” Circa

August 9, 2017, “Villalobos Brothers Perform Barnard Benefit for Migrant Farmworkers Saturday Night,” Valley News

July 10, 2017, “Poverty Wages, Deportations, Wage Theft, Cockroaches: Farmworkers Demand Dignity from Ben & Jerry’s” Truthout

June 27, 2010. “Thirteen Miles of Dignity: Hundreds March on Ben & Jerry’s Vermont Factory for Migrant Worker’s Rights - Photo Essay” Toward Freedom

June 23, 2017, “Immigration police grab two more activists”, Socialist Worker

June 22, 2017 “Dairy worker detained after march”, Stowe Today

June 21, 2017, “Funcionarios de Vermont abogan por activistas ante el ICE”, Gerente

June 21, 2017, “2 immigrant farmworkers arrested after Ben & Jerry’s”, Fort Bend Herald

June 21, 2017, “2 Mexican Immigrant Dairy Farmers Arrested After Marching to Ben & Jerry’s Factory, Held on Immigration Charges”, Burlington Patch

June 20, 2017, “Immigrant Workers and Activists Challenge Ben & Jerry’s Over Working Conditions”, truthdig

June 20, 2017, “Border Patrol Agents Arrest Two Illegal Workers After Ben & Jerry’s Protest”, Breitbart

June 20, 2017, “Farmworkers’ arrest brings protest to ICE”, St. Albans Messenger

June 20, 2017, “Vermont: ICE Arrests Two Farmworker Activists with Group Migrant Justice”, Democracy Now

June 19, 2017, “Arrestan en Vermont a dos migrantes mexicanos”, Telemundo

June 19, 2017, “Border Patrol Arrests Two Mexican Farm Workers in Vermont”, Seven Days

June 19, 2017, “Migrant Justice Protests for Release of Two Members”, My Champlain Valley  

June 19, 2017, “Activists Seek Release of Dairy Workers Detained After March”, Vermont Digger

June 19, 2017, “Activists Call for Release of Undocumented Farmworkers in Vermont”, NECN

June 19, 2017, “Dairy Workers Detained Following Weekend Protest”, WCAX

June 19, 2017, “Protesters decry farmworkers’ arrest after Ben & Jerry’s march”, Burlington Free Press

June 19, 2017, “Immigrant farmworkers arrested after Ben & Jerry’s march”, CBS News

June 19, 2017, “Two Vermont Dairy Workers Arrested And Handed Over to Immigration”, VPR

June 19, 2017, “2 Immigrant Dairy Farmworkers Arrested After March”, U.S. News & World Report

June 19, 2017, “Border Patrol detains two dairy workers driving home from immigrant rights march”, Daily Kos

June 19, 2017, “Dairy Workers Lead 13-Mile March on Ben & Jerry’s”, VT Digger

June 19, 2017. "Scores of farmworkers, activists march on Ben & Jerry's", Burlington Free Press

June 19, 2017, “Scores of farm workers, activists march on Ben & Jerry’s”, USA Today

June 18, 2017, “Acto en Vermont expresa apoyo a inmigrantes”, Gerente, via Associated Press

June 18, 2017, “Migrant Justice: Two Arrested After Saturday March”, My Champlain Valley

June 18, 2017, “Farmworkers Arrested by Border Patrol After 13-Mile Dairy March”, NECN

June 18, 2017, “Farm workers Protest Ben & Jerry’s”, Boston Herald Radio

June 18, 2017, “Ben & Jerry’s Needs to Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is”, The Mary Sue

June 17, 2017, “Migrant Justice Takes Fight to Ben & Jerry’s Factory”, My Champlain Valley

June 17, 2017, “The Latest: Farm workers, activists march on Ben & Jerry's” The Tribune

June 17, 2017, Scores of farm workers, activists march on Ben & Jerry’s, The Washington Times

June 17, 2017, Scores of farm workers, activists march on Ben & Jerry’s, The Daily Mail

June 17, 2017, Scores of farm workers, activists march on Ben & Jerry’s, National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights.

June 16, 2017, “Advocates For Vermont Dairy Workers Plan Saturday March on Ben & Jerry’s”, VPR

June 16, 2017, “Joann Kamuf Ward and Benjamin Hoffman: Ben & Jerry’s Not Living Up to Its Values”, VT Digger

June 16, 2017, “Dairy workers to lead 13-mile march on Ben & Jerry’s Saturday”, Vermont Biz

June 16, 2017, “Why I’m Marching to Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Plant” Civil Eats

May 18, 2017, “In Hardwick, A Discussion Of What Deportations Would Mean For Vermont Dairy”, Vermont Public Radio

May 17, 2017, “After arrest, undocumented immigrant says Trump targets activist leaders for deportation”, Concord Monitor

May 11, 2017, “ICE came for us and the community stood up”, Socialist Worker

May 11, 2017, “Ways of Seeing: ‘Milk with Dignity’ a worthy goal”, Addison County Independent

May 9, 2017, “Immigrant activist returns to Mexico from federal retention”, VT Digger

May 8, 2017, “Activists still move in the spirit of John Brown”, NCPR

May 8, 2017, “Migrant Justice Advocate Accepts ‘Voluntary Departure’ to Mexico”, Seven Days

May 8, 2017, “ICE: Undocumented dairy worker to be deported”, WCAX

May 3, 2017, “Migrant Justice hits Ben & Jerry’s”, Rutland Herald

May 2, 2017, “Advocates Protest Immigration Policies”, WAMC

May 2, 2017, “May Day Activists Demand Ben & Jerry’s Implement Milk with Dignity”, WAMC

May 2, 2017, “Migrant Group Puts Pressure on Ben & Jerry’s on May Day”, U.S. News & World Report

May 2, 2017, “UPDATED: Migrant Advocates to Attend Democratic Awards”, VT Digger

May 1, 2017, “Workers march for better conditions in Burlington”, WCAX

May 1, 2017, “Migrant Justice calls on Ben & Jerry’s during March for Dignity”, MyNBC 5

May 1, 2017, “The Day Without Immigrant Workers Has Begun”, The Nation

May 1, 2017, “On May Day, Migrant Justice to march on Ben & Jerry’s”, Vermont Biz

April 30, 2017, “Burlington police chief has message for U.S. attorney general”, VT Digger

April 30, 2017, “Migrant Justice challenges Ben & Jerry’s”,  Burlington Free Press

April 19, 2017, “Letter: Rallying for Migrant Justice”, Brattleboro Reformer

April 11, 2017, “Farmworkers Advocates Confront Ben & Jerry’s Board Members to Protest Labor Conditions”, VPR

April 11, 2017, “Migrant Justice Protests Outside Ben & Jerry’s Board Meeting”, My Champlain Valley Fox44 & ABC22

April 4, 2017, “Dairy Workers Protest At Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day in Call For Better Labor Conditions”, VPR

April 4, 2017, “Farmworker Rights Leaders Plan to Protest on Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day”, Huffington Post

April 4, 2017, “Migrant Workers Group protests Ben & Jerry’s”, Washington Examiner

April 4, 2017, “Free-cone seekers swallow moral dilemna”, Burlington Free Press

April 4, 2017, “Migrant Justice During Free Cone Day”, My Champlain Valley Fox44 & ABC22

April 1, 2017, “Funcionarios de Vermont abogan por activistas ante el ICE”, Gerente, via Associated Press

March 31, 2017, “Cesar Chavez, jail time, and migrant justice today”, Lily’s Blog (from National Education Association)

March 30, 2017, “Officials vent to feds about immigration crackdown”, Vermont Digger

March 29, 2017, “After Protests, ICE Releases Two Vermont Migrant Activists and Seattle DREAMer”, Democracy Now

March 29, 2017, “America’s deportation squads want to expel our neighbors. We are saying no”, The Guardian

March 29, 2017, “Fear on the farm: In Vermont, migrant dairy workers and their bosses worry about Trump”, CBC News

March 29, 2017, “Area Groups to Discuss Sanctuary”, Valley News

March 28, 2017, “Morning Shift: Did ICE Target Vermont Activists?”, POLITICO

March 28, 2017, “Released Migrant Justice organizers speak out at BTV rally”, Burlington Free Press

March 28, 2017, “Undocumented Migrant Justice members honored, back in Vermont after arrests”, MyNBC 5

March 28, 2017, “2 activists arrested by immigration officials are released”, New Jersey Herald via Associated Press

March 28, 2017, “It’s Law: Vermont Limits the Role of Local Cops In Federal Immigration Enforcement”, Vermont Public Radio

March 28, 2017, “In Boston, Federal Judge Holds One Vermont Immigration Activist, Releases Two Others”, Latino USA

March 28, 2017, “"Zully, Enrique, Alex, listen, we're fighting", Al Dia

March 27, 2017, “Federal Judge Releases 2 Vermont Migrant Activists Arrested by ICE”, WBUR News

March 27, 2017, “Titterton: Citizenship”, Vermont Public Radio

March 27, 2017, “N.H. dairy farms deal with threat of labor deportations”, Concord Monitor

March 27, 2017, “Migrant Justice Cases Spark Protest at Boston Immigration Court”, Seven Days VT

March 27, 2017, “ICE Arrests Two More Immigration Activists in Burlington”, America’s Voice

March 27, 2017, “About 100 protest detention of Vermont farmworker activists”, Associated Press

March 26, 2017, “Hundreds in Boston Will Protest Vermont ICE Arrests”, The Boston Globe

March 25, 2017, “My undocumented friend: Carlos does the work few in Vermont want to do”, The Guardian

March 24, 2017, “Burlington Activists Arrested by ICE officers”, The Vermont Cynic

March 24, 2017, “Were These Vermont-Based Immigrants Detained by ICE as Retaliation For Their Activism?”, Remezcla

March 23, 2017, “Feds could ICE-out dairy economy: deporting workers would ‘devastate’ farms”, Addison County Independent

March 23, 2017, “Tales of deportation in Trump’s America: Week Two”, BBC News

March 22, 2017, “Protesters demand release of immigration rights activists arrested by ICE”, Brattleboro Reformer

March 22, 2017, “Vermonters Protest Arrests of Migrant Farmworkers”, Valley News

March 22, 2017, “In Trump Era, a Pattern of Deportation as Retaliation is Emerging”, Truthout

March 22, 2017, “ICE’s war on immigrant organizers in Vermont”, International Socialist Organization

March 22, 2017, “I.C.E. Agents Arrest and Detain Three Migrant Justice Organizers in Burlington”, The Middlebury Campus

March 22, 2017, “ICE’s war on immigrant organizers in Vermont”, Socialist Worker

March 21, 2017, “Thousands Show Support For Detained Human Rights Leaders in Vermont”, Latino Rebels

March 21, 2017, “More than 200 rally in Montpelier after ICE Arrests”, NBC5

March 21, 2017, “After Arrests, Attorney Says ICE is Targeting Migrant Justice”, Seven Days VT

March 20, 2017, “CCTV Denounces Federal Detention of Migrant Justice Activists”, CommonGood VT

March 20, 2017, “Human Rights Leaders from Migrant Justice Targeted in Vermont,” NESRI (National Economic and Social Rights Initiative)

March 20, 2017, “Migrant Justice to Hold Another Rally”, My Champlain Valley

March 20, 2017, “Vermont’s Congressional Delegation Joins the Criticism of ICE Arrests”, Seven Days VT

March 20, 2017, “Organizer: ICE Detention of Immigrant Rights Activists in Vermont is Clear Case of Political Retaliation”, Democracy Now

March 20, 2017, “Feds Deny Targeting Political Activists”, Vermont Digger

March 18, 2017, “Large Protest in Vt. After Feds Arrest Immigrants”, My Champlain Valley

March 17, 2017, “Advocates call for release of undocumented worker arrested in Burlington”, Burlington Free Press

March 17, 2017, “ICE Detains Two More Migrant Justice Activists”, Vermont Digger

March 17, 2017, “Two More Vt. Migrants Are Detained”, Valley News

March 17, 2017, “Justice for Migrant Workers in Vermont!”, Weave News

March 17, 2017, “Undocumented farm worker arrested by ICE while attempting to settle DUI case”, MyNBC5

March 16, 2017, “ICE Agents Arrest Dairy Worker en Route To Burlington Courthouse”, Vermont Public Radio

March 16, 2017, “Feds Pick Up Unauthorized Immigrants Arriving at State Courts”, Vermont Digger

January 12th, 2016, "Episode 24: On ICE," WNPR New England News Collaborative

December 22nd, 2016, "Federal authorities are still arresting immigrants who aren't top priorities for deportation," WBUR Morning Edition

December 20th, 2016, "A path forward for Migrant Justice," VT Digger

December 20th, 2016, "A path forward for Migrant Justice following the elections," WDEV Equal Time Radio

December 18th, 2016, "Vermont cities wrestle with sanctuary state rules," Burlington Free Press

December 14th, 2016, "Sanctuary Cities in Vermont," VPR Vermont Edition

December 10th, 2016, "Vermont migrants watch nervously," Barre-Montpelier Times Argus

November 11th, 2016, “Migrant Justice: Our Entire Community Feels Fear”, ABC/Fox My Champlain Valley

November 10th, 2016, “Migrant Justice says community is nervous after Trump’s win”, NBC Channel 5 WPTZ

November 10th, 2016, “Migrant Workers: On the Heels of the Election, Increased Anxiety”, Seven Days VT

November 9th, 2016, “Vermont’s left considers its future under President Trump”, VT Digger

October 9th, 2016, "Emails show DMV fraud-fighting spilled over into immigration enforcement," VT Digger

September 22nd, 2016, Immigration activists protest arrest of dairy worker who allegedly overstayed visa. NBC Channel 5 WPTZ

September 22nd, 2016, Migrant Justice to ICE, Release our friend Miguel, ABC/Fox My Champlain Valley

September 22nd, 2016, Vermont dairy farm worker detained by federal agents, CBS Channel 3 WCAX

July 18th, 2016, Sanctuary cities are some of the few safe havens for undocumented immigrants, The Nation

July 11, 2016: Migrant Justice’s Milk With Dignity Program Fights for Fair Labor in Vermont Food Tank

June 27, 2016: Victor Diaz is still fighting for justice

June 19, 2016, “New bias-free policy for VT police”,  Burlington Free Press

June 17, 2016, “New Policy Helps Clarify Police Role in Immigration Enforcement”, VPR

June 16, 2016, “Migrant Justice: Human Rights and Food Justice”, Vermont Conversations

June 15, 2016, “Fair and impartial policing policy: Mandatory on July 1”, Times Argus

June 15, 2016, “New standards on bias-free policing hailed as positive step”, Vermont Digger

June 15, 2016, “Grand Isle County Sheriff's Department settles discrimination case”, WCAX

June 14, 2016, “Vermont Sheriff Department Pays to Settle Instance of Discrimination”, VPR

June 13, 2016, “County sheriff's office settles discrimination case for $30,000”, Vermont Digger

May 4, 2016 “Migrant worker living in Vt. expected to be released from jail" WCAX

May 4, 2016, “Migrant Justice, bail granted for activist facing deportation” Vermont Digger

May 4, 2016 “Vermont Migrant activist freed by judge,” Burlington Free Press

May 4, 2016 “Detained Farmworker Activist Victor Diaz to be released on Bond,” 7Days

May 1, 2016 “Rallies continue against deporting Victor Diaz” My Champlain Valley

April 28, 2016 “Human Rights Leader arrested in Stowe" Stowe Reporter

April 27, 2016 Farmworkers are taking on poor pay and conditions and winning" Huffington Post

April 25, 2016 "Activists demand release of nationally recognized migrant worker" WCAX

April 22, 2016  “Leahy to intervene in detention of migrant worker,”  Burlington Free Press

April 22, 2016  “Advocacy group calls for release of detained migrant activist,” VPR

April 22, 2016, “Migrant rights group fights to keep member from being deported” My Champlain Valley

March 28th, 2016, "Brick thrown through window of activist building with 'Black Lives Matter' Sign", Democracy Now!

March 25th, 2016, “Activists Say Their Office Was Target Of Racially Motivated Attack”, VT Digger

March 24th, 2016, “Police Investigate Possible Racial Bias Incident”, WCAX

March 24th, 2016, “Police: Brick Thrown Through Window At VT Worker's Center”, My Champlain Valley

March 15th, 2016, “Burlington Police Face Pushback On Homeland Security Partnership”, Seven Days

March 15th, 2016, “Advocates Question Letting Burlington Police Act As Federal Agents”, VT Digger

March 14th, 2016, “Possible Partnership between Burlington Police and Homeland Security”, My Champlain Valley

December 18th, 2015, “Discrimination Case Highlights Police Bias Toward Immigrants, Advocates Say”, VT Digger

August 26th, 2015, “Farmworkers Reach Agreement with Ben & Jerry’s”, Christian Science Monitor

August 24th, 2015, “Milk With Dignity: Farmworkers Reach Important Agreement with Ben & Jerry’s”, Food Tank

July 17th, 2015, "Dairy Workers Challenge Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream", NPR

July 6th, 2015, “New York Times hails efforts by Vermont dairy workers”, Coalition of Immokalee Workers

July 6th 2015, “How Migrant Farmworkers are Cross-Pollinating Strategies and Winning”, Labor Notes

July 5th 2015, “Protests Target Ben & Jerry’s”, Dallas Morning News

July 3rd, 2015, “Farm Labor Groups Make Progress on Wages and Working Conditions”, The New York Times

June 21st, 2015, “Ben & Jerry’s Agrees to ‘Milk with Dignity’ Agreement”, VT Digger

June 19th, 2015, “Migrant Farmworkers Ask Ben and Jerry’s to Provide ‘Milk With Dignity’”, Truth Out

May 27, 2015 “This Will Make You Think Twice About Downing That Pint of Ben & Jerry’s in One Sitting”, The Nation

May 12, 2015, “Farmworkers Target Ben & Jerry’s”, VT Public Radio

May 11, 2015, “Will Ben and Jerry’s Help Improve Conditions for Dairy Workers”, Civil Eats

January 12th, 2015, “Massachusetts Migrant Advocacy Group Says Vermont DMV Personnel May Be Tipping Off Immigration Service”, VT Digger

December 8th, 2014, “Vermont Activists Join National Call to Cut US Funding to Mexico Following Students’ Disappearance”, Toward Freedom

December 3rd, 2014, “Vermonters Urge Leahy: Enforce the Leahy Law”, VT Digger

November 20th, 2014, “Advocacy Group Reacts to Obama’s Immigration Plan”, VT Public Radio

October 23rd, 2014, “Farm to Plate Tackles Food Equity Issues”, VT Digger

June 3rd, 2014, “Dairy Work Has Sourced Vermont’s Migrant Workers”, In These Times

May 19th, 2014, “Advocates for Migrant Dairy Workers Focus on Housing”, VT Digger

May 19th, 2014, “Migrant Workers Demand Better Working Conditions At Vermont Dairy Farm”, Fox News Latino

May 19th, 2014, “Vermont Migrant Farm Workers to Focus on Housing”, The Barre Montpelier Times Argus

May 19th, 2014, “Vermont Migrant Farm Workers to Focus on Housing”, The Brattleboro Reformer

May 17th, 2014, “Defienden a Jornaleros en Vermont”, Terra

May 5th, 2014, “Bias-free Policing is a Small Price to Pay to Protect Rights”, Addison County Independent

May 1st, 2014, “Lawmakers Share Personal Stories in Debate Over Bias-Free Policing”, VT Digger

May 2nd, 2014, “Vermont House OKs Collecting Profile Data”, Rutland Herald

April 17th, 2014, “19 Immigrant-Rights Activists Arrested at Suffolk Jail”, Boston Globe

March 14th, 2014, “Advocates Say State Needs Stronger Bias-Free Police Laws”, VT Digger

March 14th, 2014, “Panel Sees Little Data on Bias Free Policing”, Rutland Herald

March 14th, 2014, “Little Data on Police Anti-Bias Progress”, The Barre Montpelier Times Argus

March 13th, 2014, “Vt. Panel Sees Lack of Bias-Free Policing Data”, The Washington Times

March 13th, 2014, “Vt. Panel Sees Lack of Bias-Free Policing Data”, WCAX

January 2nd, 2014, “Migrant Workers Revving Up For Driver’s Licenses”, Burlington Free Press

July 3rd, 2013, “VT Migrant Worker Danilo Lopez May Avoid Deportation”, VT Digger

July 16th, 2013, “Immigrant Activist Danilo Lopez Gets to Stay”, Boston Globe

June 19th, 2013, “Immigrant Activist Gets Boost From VT Delegation”, Channel 5 News

June 11th, 2013, “Supporters Rally to Block Removal of Vt. Activist”, Boston Globe

June 11th, 2013, “Movement Launched to Halt Deportation of Vermont Migrant Worker Who Fought for Driver’s Privilege”, VT Digger

June 11th, 2013, “Supporters Rally to Block Vt. Activist’s Deportation”, The Barre Montpelier Times Argus

June 10th, 2013, “Supporters Rally to Block Removal of Vt. Activist”, Channel 5 News

June 6th, 2013, “Vermont Allows Migrants to Drive”, Valley News

June 6th, 2013, “New Law Offers Migrant Farm Workers in Vermont the Privilege to Drive”, Vermont Biz

June 5th, 2013, “Shumlin to Sign Immigrant Drivers Bill”, WCAX

June 5th, 2013, “Leader in Immigrant License Push Faces Deportation”, Channel 5 News

June 5th, 2013, “With Promise of Driver’s Licenses, Migrant Farmworkers Hope for the Best” Seven Days

April 8th, 2013, “Vermont Senate Advances Immigrant License Bill”, Channel 5 News

April 5th, 2013, “With 27-2 Vote, Senate Backs Bill Allowing Undocumented Mirgant Workers to Drive in Vermont”, VT Digger

April 5th, 2013, “Vt. Senate Greenlights Driving Privileges for Immigrant Farmworkers”, WCAX

April 5th, 2013, “VT State Considers Driver's Licenses for Migrant Workers”, North Country Public Radio

April 5th, 2013, “VT State Advances Immigrant License Bill”, VT Public Radio

March 29, 2013, “Senate Panel Advances Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Farm Workers”, Burlington Free Press

March 29th, 2013, “Vermont Could Become the Third State to Approve Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants”, Media Mobilizing Project

March 14th, 2013, “Senate Panel to OK Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Workers”, Channel 5 News

March 14th, 2013, “Vermont Cannot Wait- Migrant Justice Day of Action”, Migrant Justice on YouTube

February 13th, 2013, “Senate Hearing on Immigration Reform Touches on Human Cost of the Debate”, NBCLatino

February 11th, 2013, “Vermont UCC Reaches Out to Migrant Dairy Farm Workers”, United Church of Christ

January 18th, 2013, “Sunday Jobs: A Voice for Vermont’s Migrant Workers”, Burlington Free Press

January 18th, 2013, “Health Board Considers Cost of Care for Migrant Farm Workers”, VT Public Radio

January 15th, 2013, “Committee Supports Driver Licenses for Undocumented Workers”, WCAX

December 6th, 2012, “Migrant Justice Brings Home the Reality of Vermont’s Hidden Workers”, Basement Medicine

December 15th, 2012, “Vt. Legislative Panel Ponders Immigrant Licenses”, Rutland Herald

December 13th, 2012, “Migrant Worker Driver’s Licenses Recommended by Study Group”, VT Digger

December 13th, 2012, “Panel Says Immigrant Farmworkers Should Get Driver’s Licenses”, VT Public Radio

December 6th, 2012, “Innovations and Collaborations Grant Program At the Vermont Community Foundation Awards $222,000 to 13 Nonprofit Organizations This Fall”, VT Digger

November 1st, 2012, “Vermont’s Silent Voices”, Basement Medicine

October 22nd, 2012, “Vt. Faith Group Adds Voice to Immigrant Discussion”, WCAX

October 23rd, 2012, “Religious Coalition Backs Migrant Rights”, Vermont Today

October 4th, 2012, “Vt. Committee Considers Migrant Farmworker Licenses”, WCAX

October 4th, 2012, “Vt. Considers State ID’s for Undocumented Immigrants”, Channel 5 News

October 4th, 2012, “Few Obstacles Seen to Allowing Migrant Workers to Have Drivers Licenses”, VT Digger

October 3rd, 2012, “Migrant Farmworkers Make Pitch for Drivers’ Licenses”, VT Public Radio

October 2nd, 2012, “Bank Group Warns About ID Change”, Vermont Today

September 12th, 2012, “Research Sheds Light on Lack of Health Care for Migrant Workers”, University Communications

August 14th, 2012, “Committee Considers Alternative IDs for Migrant Workers”, Vermont Today

August 12th, 2012, “Vermont Not a Workers Paradise: Wage Slavery in Dairy Farms Leads to Protests”, Environmental and Food Justice

August 8th, 2012, “Should Undocumented Workers Get Vt. Driver’s Licenses?”, WCAX

May 30th, 2012, “Mexican Evolution”, Seven Days

May 24th, 2012, “State Says Secure Communities Won’t Change Bias Free Policy”, VT Public Radio

May 23rd, 2012, “Vermont Now Part of US Secure Communities Program”, Boston Globe

May 23rd, 2012, “Feds Say There is No Opting Out of Secure Communities Policing”, VT Digger

May 22nd, 2012, “Vermont Now Part of Feds’ ‘Secure Communities’ Program”, Burlington Free Press

April 23rd, 2012, “Migrant Justice Recognized on Vermont State House Chamber”, YouTube

April 9th, 2012, “Vermont Considers Driver’s Licenses for Migrant Workers”, Farmworkers Forum

March 7th, 2012, “Migrant Justice Press Conference”, YouTube

February 22nd, 2012, “ Immigrant Farm Workers Push for Guest Worker ID’s”, Capitol Press

December 20th, 2011, “Danilo Lopez of Justicia Migrante Migrant Justice Speaking at the Vermont Human Rights Conference”, Vermont Workers Center YouTube

December 11th, 2011, “State, Local Policies Emerge on Immigration”, Wall Street Journal

December 11th, 2011, “State, Local Policies Emerge on Immigration”, Business Week

December 11th, 2011, “State, Local Policies Emerge on Immigration”, The Christian Science Monitor

December 11th, 2011, “State, Local Policies Emerge on Immigration”, Boston Globe

Nov 23rd, 2011, “Food Justice Wins We Can Be Thankful for This Year,” Color Lines  

November 11th, 2011, “New 'Bias-Free' Immigration Policy Presents Challenges,” VPR

November 7th, 2011, “Mexican Organizers Say Immigration Problems Don’t Stop at the Borders,” VT Digger

November 5th, 2011, “Vermont Bans State Police from Asking About Legal Status for Suspected Illegal Immigrants,” MASS LIVE

November 5th, 2011, “Under New Rules, Vermont State Police Can No Longer Ask Undocumented Residents About Immigration Status,” VT Digger

November 4th, 2011, “State Revises Its ‘Bias-Free’ Policing Policy,” VPR

November 4th, 2011, “Shumlin Makes ‘Look the Other Way’ Official Immigration Enforcement Policy,” Seven Days  

November 4th, 2011, “Shumlin Effectively Puts ‘Look the Other Way’ in Writing,” WPTZ

November 4th, 2011, “Shumlin Unveils Bias-free Policing Policy,” WCAX

November 5th, 2011, “VT Amends Policy on Illegal Immigrants,” Brattleboro Reformer

November 1st, 2011, “Why Farmer Chris Wagner Hired Migrant Workers to Milk his Cows,” Seven Days

October 17th, 2011, “VT Farmworkers say they had a good meeting with governor,” Boston Globe

October 17th, 2011, “Migrant Workers Continue to Lobby Governor,” Rutland Herald

September 27th , 2011, “Vermont Migrant Farmworkers,” CCTV Live at 5:25  

September 15th, 2011, “VT Governor Wants Police Directive on Migrant Workers: Shumlin Says State Policy Is To 'Look The Other Way',” WPTZ  

September 14th, 2011, “Did VT Police Target Migrant Farmworkers?” WCAX

September 14th, 2011, “Migrant Farmworker Arrests Prompt Internal Police Investigation,” WCAX

September 13th, 2011, “Video: Migrant Farm Worker Leader Detained; 3 Arrested; Gov. Shumlin Orders Investigation,” Seven Days

August 26th, 2011, “Traven Leyson's Show on Healthcare and Migrant Justice,” CCTV

August 18th, 2011, “Migrant Workers to Shumlin: Denounce Immigration Enforcement Program,” Seven Days  

July 20th, 2011, “Migrant Workers Lobby Governor to Speak Out Against Federal Immigration Program,” Seven Days

June 10th, 2011, “Vermont Breaks Ground in Health Coverage for Migrant Workers,” Color Lines

May 20th, 2011, “Bikes Break Down Migrant Worker Barriers,” North Country Public Radio

May 3rd, 2011, “Activists Want Farmworkers Covered in Health Care System,” VPR

May 2nd, 2011, “Coverage for Migrant Farmworkers Sticking Point for Health Care Coverage,” VPR

May 2nd, 2011, “Activists Decry Exclusion of Undocumented Workers,” VTDigger

January 31st, 2011, “Coalition Promotes Bias-free Policing,” Addison County Independent

November 29th, 2010, “Dairy Laborers Who Sought Back Pay Find Work in County,” Addison Independent

November 19th, 2010, “Migrant Worker Files Complaint for Unpaid Wages,” VPR

November 18th, 2010, “Migrant VT Farm Workers go on Strike for Back Wages Owed,” Green Mountain Daily

July 13th, 2010, “Film Explores Death of Migrant Worker on VT Farm,” VPR

July 1st, 2010, “Mexican Farmworkers Doc Debuts in Burlington,” North Country Public Radio

June 30th, 2010, “A Vermont Documentary Follows a Dead Dairy Worker Home, to Mexico,” Seven Days

June 28th, 2010, “Tragedy Spurs a Movement: Grassroots Group Forges Connection Between Mexico, Vermont,”  VTDigger

June 26th, 2010, “VT film documents hardships of migrant farmworkers,” “Rutland Herald

April 15th, 2010, “Son of Migrant Worker Lends 'Voices' to Cause: Enosburg H.S. Junior Translates for New Web Site,” Migrant Justice(St. Albans Messenger)    

January 15th, 2010, “Body Of Farmworker Returned To Mexico,” VPR

January 9th, 2010, “After Migrant Worker's Farm Death, Advocates Hope to Bring Changes,” Times-Argus

January 9th, 2010, “Santiz Cruz Will be Buried Monday in Chiapas,” VT Digger

January 8th, 2010, “Vermonters Build International Solidarity with Migrant Farm Worker Community,” Green Mountain Daily

January 4th, 2010, “The Real Price of Milk,” The Atlantic   

December 23rd, 2009, “Vigil for Mexican Farmworker Oveth Santis Cruz,” CCTV

December 23rd, 2009, “Vermonters Grieve ‘Invisible Life and Death’ of Migrant Farm Worker Killed in Farming Accident,” Green Mountain Daily   

December 28th, 2009, José Obeth Santiz Cruz Memorial Fund,” Vermont Workers’ Center

December 23rd, 2009, “Vigil Held for Mexican Farm Worker,” WCAX News

December 27th, 2009, “Young Man’s Accidental Death on a Vermont Dairy Farm Points up Migrant-Worker Conundrum,” VT Digger