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Written by Clayton Price on Jan 7 2015 - 5:15pm
The President’s executive action on Nov. 20, 2014 created the Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA) program, which provides for temporary relief from deportation and possible work authorization to undocumented parents of U.S. citizens or Lawful Permanent Residents.
Written by Sarah Garrahan on Dec 30 2014 - 2:26pm
Join us for this FREE event: A short program of two documentaries, homemade food including vegan and gluten free options! Films start promptly at 8 p.m.. Come earlier for food and drink. Films to be screened: tacho utrera making a jarana near coatepec veracruz, mx by gabriel morales and Carlos Salazar Spanish with English subtitles Synopsis: This short documents Tacho Utrera, famous jarana maker in Veracruz.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 20 2014 - 3:40pm
REPLAY the video of President Barack Obama detailing his plan to take executive action to deal with immigration reform in an address to the nation on Nov. 20. NOWCastSA carried his remarks live on this page via the feed from Whitehouse.gov. The video is archived, so you can replay the webcast right on this page. 
Written by epace00 on Oct 8 2013 - 5:30pm
Brought to you by the YWCA San Antonio Racial Justice Committee
 invites you to a film screening of La Tragedia de Macario (2005) in Spanish with English subtitles.

 The screening will be Friday Oct. 11 at 6:30 p.m.   
YWCA Olga Madrid Center
, 503 Castroville Road
, San Antonio. La Tragedia de Macario (2005) is a film inspired by true events of immigrants from Mexico exhausting every effort to find a better life in the United States and paying the ultimate price as they attempt to cross the borders into a new world.  
Written by Susana on Mar 26 2011 - 4:42pm
Led by Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America, more than a thousand San Antonians chanting “Si se puede" (Yes we can) and calling for social justice in issues from immigration to education participated in the city's 15th annual Cesar E. Chavez March for Justice. 
Written by Susana on Mar 5 2011 - 3:25pm
Hundred of women, students, activists and residents came out on a windy, sunny Saturday to participate in the 21st annual San Antonio International Women's Day March that celebrates women's achievements and calls attention to issues affecting minorities in the community and the world.
Written by esperanzacenter on Mar 1 2011 - 4:09pm
Join us as we march in the streets in solidarity with women and social justice movements in San Antonio and around the world.The 2011 San Antonio International Women’s Day March and Rally will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 5. It starts at Travis Park and ends end in the historic Plaza del Zacate (Milam Park) with a rally featuring several speakers and performers, including poet Tammy Gomez, Houston hip-hop artist Kiawitl Xochitl, Green Party vice-presidential candidate Rosa Clemente, and others.
Written by Andrew Delgado on Dec 24 2010 - 4:33pm
 NOWCastSA was with the DREAM Act protestors when they broke a 43-day fast at the Jefferson United Methodist Church. This video contains exclusive footage of their first meal. They were joined by San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro. The students vowed to continue fighting for the DREAM Act, which would provide a path to citizenship for undocumented people who were brought to this country as children and who spend time in school or in the military.
Written by David McLemore on Oct 11 2010 - 12:47pm
A rally and march for immigration rights and justice will take place Tuesday, Ocrt. 12 at Milam Park (across from Santa Rosa Medical Center). It's an opportunity to tell political representatives in Washington, D.C., you want to defend the Constitutional rights of U.S.-born children of immigrant parent, as guaranteed in the 14th Amendment.
Written by Jennifer Herrera on Aug 19 2010 - 11:31pm
Gemini Ink's fall community talk on the issue of immigration and the multi-dimensional perspectives that accompany the topic, will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19 at C4 Workspace, 108 King William St.The talk will feature panelists Benita Veliz, a local college graduate and activist for the DREAM Act, along with Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF) staff attorney, Diego Bernal.