My name is Joshua Contreras. I am a DACA recipient, an immigrant, gay, unashamed, and unafraid. I was born and raised in Mexico City. My family and I came to the United States illegally when I was eight years old. A lot of things have happened since. Now, at 22 years old, I am still undocumented and […]
Last week, President Trump tweeted a photograph intended to mock House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. In the photo she is standing at the table in the Cabinet Room wagging her finger at Mr. Trump, who’s surrounded by a table full of other men also sitting, some with heads bowed. Along with the photo he tweeted, “Nervous […]
Lawmakers and other social media users took to Twitter on Wednesday evening to praise House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) after President Trump tweeted a photo of her standing up at a contentious meeting with Democratic leaders in Congress and Trump about his decision to pull American troops from northern Syria. “Nervous Nancy’s unhinged meltdown!” Trump tweeted Wednesday. But many tweeted their support […]
If the image of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s White House meeting with President Trump had been a painting, some say it could have been a masterpiece. Something about the symmetry, the light, and the postures of the figures in the room turned ordinary people into art historians who were captivated by the strength of the […]
I had the privilege of being with Dreamers this morning at the Supreme Court to listen to their stories. With their aspirations, contributions and hope, they make America more American. —NP #HomeIsHerehttps://t.co/b5b4aI30bk
"Another memorable moment was seeing Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi show up at the steps of the court to show her support. We had a brief conversation as she was leaving. I extended my hand and looked at her in the eyes and thanked her for showing." https://t.co/fIX2B31WR7
For hard-working young immigrants pursuing a bright future as contributing members of communities across America, #HomeIsHere. Americans agree – we must #ProtectTheDream that lives in their hearts by ending their fear of deportation once and for all. https://t.co/TEUhV8fVy0
It has been over 7 years since President Obama implemented DACA. Since then, Republicans have launched relentless assaults, trying to destroy the program and the many benefits it provides. We must #ProtectTheDream because #HomeIsHere for our Dreamers and their families. https://t.co/ex8lrmdegY
I had the privilege of being with Dreamers this morning at the Supreme Court to listen to their stories. With their aspirations, contributions and hope, they make America more American. —NP #HomeIsHere
We are taking critical steps in our efforts to hold Trump accountable.
This is my most important request yet: I need 10,000 signatures before the end of the day to send a message that *no one* is above the law — not even the president. Will you add your name before midnight?
Hard-working young immigrants are American in every way that matters most and their #HomeIsHere. They love our country and are already a big part of what makes and will keep America great. To #ProtectTheDream is to honor our American values and our history.