Archive List

NOVEMBER 

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
11-18-2019

Activists Pressing for Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

NJ Spotlight DACA, Let’s Drive NJ
11-13-2019

We’re Dreamers and we just want to be like other teens

NJ.com DACA, Let’s Drive NJ
11-12-2019

Jersey ‘dreamers’ make plea for their future as Supreme Court debates DACA

NJ.com DACA
11-11-2019

Dreamers’ from NJ heading to DC, as Supreme Court weighs fate of DACA

NJTV DACA
11-08-2019

Hundreds Rally Calling For Access to Driver’s Licenses For All Residents In New Jersey

InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ

OCTOBER

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
10-31-2019

Announcing New Support in the State Assembly, Fair Work Week NJ Highlights Disproportionate Impact of “Just-In-Time” Scheduling on Workers and Women of Color

NJ Spotlight Workers’ Rights
10-28-2019

Murphy to Consider Making 315,000 more NJ Workers Eligible for Overtime Murphy to Consider Making 315,000 more NJ Workers Eligible for Overtime

NJ 101.5 Workers’ Rights
10-25-2019

Think Tank: Expand Pool of Workers in NJ Eligible for Overtime

NJ Spotlight Workers’ Rights
10-24-2019

NJPP REPORT: Valuing Our Time: Strengthening New Jersey’s Overtime Law

InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights
10-22-2019

Census Bureau Needs 45K Temporary Workers in NJ for 2020 Count

NJ Spotlight Census 2020
10-20-2019

Next goal for NJ labor activists: Predictable work schedules

NJ 101.5 Workers’ Rights
10-16-2019

Last-minute schedule changes at work? Lawmakers want to cut down on that

NJBIZ Workers’ Rights
10-16-2019

Weinberg touts ‘fair workweek’ bill to protect shift workers

PoliticoPro Workers’ Rights
10-16-2019

Workers, Labor & Community leaders, Elected Officials Launch Fair Work Week Campaign in N.J.

InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights
10-14-2019

Death of temporary worker at warehouse sparks protest that will include widow

NJ.com Workers’ Rights
10-14-2019

The Tears of a Working Man’s Sister in Kearny: Edilberto Caicedo (1960-2019)

InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights
10-14-2019

Hudson County Worker's Death Sparks Outrage, Calls For Change

Patch.com Workers’ Rights
10-12-2019

Perth Amboy se moviliza por las licencias

Reporte Hispano Let’s Drive NJ

SEPTEMBER

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
09-27-2019

Immigrant Rights Advocates Applaud Attorney General Grewal’s Termination of all 287(g) Agreements in New Jersey 

InsiderNJ Immigrant Rights
09-27-2019

NJ Attorney General blocks ICE agreements with county jails, intensifying standoff

northjersey.com Immigrant Rights
09-16-2019

Alcaldes y Dreamers se unen a la lucha por las licencias de conducir para inmigrantes

Reporte Hispano Let’s Drive NJ
09-12-2019

Immigrant Groups, Indivisible, Activists to Host “DefundHate” Week of Action to Push Congress to Cut Funds for ICE and CBP

InsiderNJ Defund Hate
09-12-2019

Congress must tell Amazon that the lives of immigrant workers like me are not for sale

NJ.com Workers’ Rights
09-10-2019

Local Leaders in Middlesex County with New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Join Dreamers to Urge New Jersey Leadership to Act on Expanded Access to Driver’s Licenses Regardless of Immigration Status in New Jersey 

InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ
09-08-2019

Immigrant Groups, Indivisible, Activists to Host “Defund Hate” Week of Action to Push Congress to Cut Funds for ICE and CBP

InsiderNJ Defund Hate
09-05-2019

Over 100 NJ Dreamers, Immigrant and Youth Leaders Urge New Jersey Leadership to Immediately Expand Access to Driver’s Licenses on Anniversary of DACA’s End

InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ

AUGUST

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
08-06-2019 New Jersey Workers, Advocates Celebrate Signing of Landmark Anti-Wage Theft Law InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights

JULY

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
07-25-2019

Inmates deal with no AC in Bergen County Jail

Amsterdamn News Immigrant Rights
07-23-2019 ICE raids only resulted in 35 arrests, so far. More than 2,000 immigrants are on the list. NJ.com Immigrant Rights
07-20-2019 New Jersey heat wave: Record-breaking temperatures? Here's everything you need to know northjersey.com Immigrant Rights
07-20-2019 Bergen County Jail air conditioning repaired after outage, protesters gather despite heat northjersey.com Immigrant Rights
07-14-2019 Protesters bash Trump’s raids and Amazon saying ‘No Tech 4 ICE’ NJ.com Workers’ Rights
07-14-2019 Immigrant rights group protests outside NJ ICE detention center NJ 101.5 Workers’ Rights
07-14-2019 New Jersey immigrant communities remain on alert on day when ICE raids are slated to begin northjersey.com Immigrant Rights
07-14-2019 Protest against ICE raids held in Elizabeth News12 New Jersey Workers’ Rights
07-12-2019 Immigration groups in N.J. on high alert as ICE reportedly prepares to conduct mass raids this weekend NJ.com Immigrant Rights

JUNE

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
06-25-2019 Is NJ closer to driver’s licenses for unauthorized immigrants? NJ 101.5 Let’s Drive NJ
06-18-2019 Make the Road New Jersey Urges Action on Drivers License Expansion for Immigrant NJers in Light of Historic New York Victory InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ
06-13-2019 Make The Road NJ: Union County High School Students Show Support for Millionaire’s Tax this Prom Season InsiderNJ Millionaire’s Tax 

MAY

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
05-28-2019 Mixed Reaction to Rabner’s New Rules on Immigrant Courthouse Arrests by ICE NJ Spotlight Immigrant Rights
05-25-2019 STATEMENT: Make the Road New Jersey Responds to New Jersey Court Directive on ICE Courthouse Arrests InsiderNJ Immigrant Rights
05-01-2019 Advocates Make May Day Push For Driver's Licenses For Undocumented Immigrants Gothamist  Let’s Drive NJ

APRIL

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
04-30-2019 May Day will be marked with protests demanding licenses for undocumented immigrants northjersey.com Let’s Drive NJ
04-25-2019 Make the Road New Jersey and NJ mayors denounce citizenship question on Census Amsterdam News Census 2020
04-22-2019 Immigrants in NJ protest 2020 census citizenship question PIX 11 Census 2020

MARCH

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
03-26-2019 New Jersey Workers, Advocates Celebrate Senate Passage of Landmark Anti-Wage Theft Legislation, Call on Assembly for Swift Passage InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights
03-18-2019 We’re not wealthy and we don’t need to cheat to get into college. Here’s how we gain admission. NJ.com Immigrant Rights
03-14-2019 N.J. dreamers hope they’ll become citizens -- and not deported by Trump -- under new push by House Dems NJ.com Immigrant Rights

FEBRUARY

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
02-18-2019 NJ joins suit challenging Trump's national emergency declaration for border wall funding northjersey.com Immigrant Rights
02-18-2019 Trump’s national emergency declaration triggers protests nationwide NJ TV Immigrant Rights
02-04-2019 Gov. Phil Murphy signs NJ $15 minimum wage bill into law northjersey.com Workers’ Rights

JANUARY

Date Article Publication Issue(s)
01-24-2019 Over 80 Groups and Organizations Join the Let’s Drive NJ Campaign to Expand Access to Drivers Licenses to More Residents Regardless of Immigration Status InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ
01-22-2019 Supreme Court won't hear DACA case this term. What does that mean for 'Dreamers'? northjersey.com DACA
01-15-2019 Make The Road NJ: Gov Murphy’s First Year Brings Groundbreaking Change for Immigrant Communities, But Progress on Key Driver’s License Bill Lags InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ