Who’s The Illegal Alien, Pilgrim?

This is a poster I have seen at countless rallies, demonstrations, plastered on walls and held in hands above heads. It is one of Yolanda López’s better known pieces and seasonally appropriate but she has a tremendous body of work addressing issues of indigenous and immigrant rights, family, heritage, labor and solidarity. Who’s the Illegal […]

Immigration Speak Out at Statehouse

Today, Voices of Liberation and the Student Immigrant Movement have organized an Immigration Speak Out at the Statehouse in protest of recent laws and amendments passed limiting immigrant rights within the Commonwealth and across the nation. Pen and Sword is proud to provide flyers for this action. Please support these efforts and SIM’s 24/7 Vigil and encourage your […]

Voices Of Liberation Update

Today we went live with the new scheme for Voices of Liberation. This was mostly a long overdue cleanup of what we had already done. The VOL Blog was completely redesigned from the template up. Then the MySpace and Twitter profiles were updated to coordinate.   voicesofliberation.org voicesofliberation.blogspot.com myspace.com/voicesofliberation twitter.com/upriseanduplift

3rd Annual 10,000 Strong Boston

On June 20th, the Third Annual 10,000 Strong Boston will take place at the Franklin Park Playstead – this community gathering and call to action seeks to unite people around stopping the violence, making our communities safer, healthier and more prosperous, providing resources and opportunities where they are lacking, and addressing the root problems of […]