Clockwise from top: Donald J. Trump; a protester at a Santa Ana City Council meeting; California's Senate President pro Tem Kevin de Leon; a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent.

How the Immigration Battle Lines Are Being Drawn

Clockwise from top: Donald J. Trump; a protester at a Santa Ana City Council meeting; California's Senate President pro Tem Kevin de Leon; a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent.

The shock that gripped immigrants and their advocates in the immediate aftermath of Donald J. Trump’s election has given way to an unprecedented mobilization. Here’s a rundown of what’s happening now and what may happen after his inauguration.

How the Immigration Battle Lines Are Being Drawn

The shock that gripped immigrants and their advocates in the immediate aftermath of Donald J. Trump’s election has given way to an unprecedented mobilization. Here’s a rundown of what’s happening now and what may happen after his inauguration.

Clockwise from top: Donald J. Trump; a protester at a Santa Ana City Council meeting; California's Senate President pro Tem Kevin de Leon; a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent.

Nelson: Black Gold or Wild Open Space

The Coastal Commission will decide on Friday whether oil and gas production operations in Newport Beach on the Banning Ranch site should be expanded. This could include drilling up to 77 new wells while abandoning 4 existing wells.

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Immigrant Rights Leaders React to Santa Ana Sanctuary Policy Vote

The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. For Immediate Release
December 7, 2016

Contact: Carlos Perea, Resilience OC, 714 605 6666, carlos@resilienceoc.org

Immigrant Rights Leaders React to Santa Ana Sanctuary Policy Vote

Santa Ana, CA – Last night the Santa Ana City Council unanimously approved a resolution in support of declaring Santa Ana a Sanctuary City. The resolution, supported by immigrant residents and leaders is one of the strongest passed since the election of Donald Trump.

City of Santa Ana Takes Steps to Become Sanctuary City Before Trump Takes Office

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City of Santa Ana Takes Steps to Become Sanctuary City Before Trump Takes Office
The city of Santa Ana will vote on a resolution that outlines the necessary steps it needs to take to defend its immigrant community

WHAT: More people were deported under the Obama Administration than any other president in U.S. history. Now with the election of Donald Trump, deportations, immigration enforcement and detention will intensify and we are already experiencing the anxiety and fear our communities are going through as January approaches.

Sekich-Quinn: Trestles Saved…Forever

Activists were persistent and determined. Their public participation paid off as the effort to build a toll road through San Onofre State Beach is scrapped.

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Community Groups Mobilize to Santa Ana City Hall Requesting Public Land for Public Benefit

The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. MEDIA ADVISORY

Contact:

Joesé Hernandez
  (714) 252-3705  jhernandez@occord.org

Luis Sarmiento  (714) 425-5562  luis@elcentroculturaldemexico.org

COMMUNITY GROUPS MOBILIZE TO SANTA ANA CITY HALL REQUESTING PUBLIC LAND FOR PUBLIC BENEFIT
WHAT: After months of dialogue and collaboration with City staff and elected officials, community organizations, residents, and allies will gather in front of Santa Ana City Hall to urge City Council to allocate land to THRIVE Santa Ana, a Community Land Trust (CLT). A community land trust is a nonprofit organization that administers land for local needs such as affordable housing and commercial spaces, and can include innovative projects such as urban agriculture or skate parks.

Sheriff’s Records Shed New Light on OC’s Jailhouse Snitch Scandal

Nearly 250 pages of notes documenting a secret jailhouse informant network run by the Orange County Sheriff’s Department were released Monday, providing an unvarnished view of how snitches were utilized in violations of defendants’ rights.

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Concilio de Santa Ana Listo Para Declararse “Ciudad Santuario”

Santa Ana será la primera ciudad en el Condado de Orange en unirse a otras grandes ciudades como Los Ángeles y San Francisco en desafiar las medidas contra los inmigrantes indocumentados de presidente electo, Donald J. Trump, si los miembros del consejo aprueban una resolución el martes.

La mayoría del consejo de la ciudad de Santa Ana estará en sus escaños hasta el 2018 y desafían las políticas migratorias de Trump. De izquierda: Michele Martínez, Vicente Sarmiento, Sal Tinajero, y David Benavides.
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