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The Feministing Five: Pramila Jayapal

TweetOnly hours after being released from jail for urging the House of Representatives to take action on immigration reform, Pramila Jayapal, feminist and immigration activist extraordinaire, graciously answered our questions for this week’s Feministing Five! Pramila has been an established leader in immigration reform for years, having founded Washington State’s largest immigrant advocacy organization, OneAmerica, in 2001. Just recently recognized [...]
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Quick Hit: Why the push for immigration reform is stronger than ever

TweetImage via @DREAMers_MOMS Immigration reform isn’t dead, and immigrant women aren’t going down without a fight. This week is Women’s Equality Week and We Belong Together is organizing women to cast symbolic votes for fair and equitable immigration reform. To participate, take the oath here. People are tweeting up a storm about what immigration reform means [...]
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Hats Off to Immigrant Women

TweetWe here at Feministing know that women wear many hats. Women are caretakers, students, workers, bloggers or activists. They may also be immigrants. These women all deserve to be included within our government’s social safety net, to benefit from the resources they are already investing in, and to be brought out of the shadows of [...]
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