15 July 2015 ~ 0 Comments

The Shameless Exploitation of A Tragedy In San Francisco

  Crossposted from Medium The tragic death of Kate Steinle in San Francisco, allegedly at the hands of an undocumented immigrant, has conservatives gleefully trying to vilify all immigrants as criminals, and liberal politicians scrambling for cover by trying to roll back hard-fought local sanctuary city protections that keep immigrant families together. The mainstream media […]

Continue Reading

01 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Community Voices: Stop the Deportations

I am a little late on this one, courtesy the holidays and a visit from my awesome in-laws. They treated us to some great dinners and then bought a nice gym membership for both of us. I get the message since I am not as dense as the immigration system in the U.S. If you […]

Continue Reading

13 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Home-Bound

San Francisco looks like heaven from the skies. I’m leaving my home for a new one. Home has always been a site of violence and repression but also one where I’m loved and cared for the most. I’m going to do my hardest to make sure that this new home will be new start for […]

Continue Reading

19 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Favorite Eats in the San Francisco Mission District

I can’t wait for it to be 11am so I can make a dash out into the amazing Mission District for my lunch. I’m craving spicy Chinese food today. If Mom is reading this, she’ll probably confirm her suspicions that I eat all day under the pretense of going to work and I am on […]

Continue Reading

16 April 2011 ~ 0 Comments

GW Law Student Prepares For The Trial of Her Life

Feel free to cross-post this on your own blogs. Please contact Adam Luna from America’s Voice at aluna@americasvoiceonline.org for press interviews and CC Jackie Mahendra, jackie@change.org My name is Prerna Lal. You may know me as one of the founders of DreamActivist or from the Immigrant Rights blog at Change.org where I have worked for […]

Continue Reading