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Fat Bankers and Students Continue to Work for Justice

Orlando YAYA hit up 3 Chase branches on the March 18th FLOC Day of Action. After our last round of actions, we found that some Chase locations were in... Read More »

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Olympia YAYA Supports FLOC

On Friday March 18th, a group of Olympia YAYAs went to two Chase Bank branches in Lacey and Hawks Prairie to leaflet in support of Farm Labor Organizi... Read More »

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"We Are Florida" March in Tallahassee

On Thursday, March 17, I joined the Florida Immigrant Coalition (FLIC) in their mobilization to Tallahassee to tell our representatives and Senators t... Read More »

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Feminist Agenda Radio Show

On Monday, March 14th YAYA core members Dominique Aulisio and Juan Barredo were present for's Monday night show titled The Feminist Age... Read More »

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NFWM Joins Courthouse Vigil Seeking Justice for Maria Isavel

NFWM staffers Lucy Boutte and Margarita Mota, along with other NFWM supporters from the Los Angeles area, traveled to Stockton, CA to join hundreds of... Read More »

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Photos from CIW's "Do the Right Thing" March in Tampa

Photos from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW)'s "Do the Right Thing" March in Tampa, FL by Katie Gillett The YAYA group! We mobilized 50 mem... Read More »

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Supporting the CIW's Campaign to Tell Publix to "Do the Right Thing!"

On March 5, 2011 a group of 50 YAYA members and supporters set out to Tampa, FL to march and protest with the CIW (Coalition of Immokalee Workers) in ... Read More »

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YAYA Speaks Out about Racial Profiling at UCF's Student Union

On Thursday March 3rd, various members of The Youth and Young Adult Network of the National Farmworker Ministry (YAYA) were present, on a school night... Read More »

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Canned Food Drive

The UCF Women's Rowing team and YAYA held a canned food drive for the farmworkers in Immokalee, Florida that are currently out of work due to the Flor... Read More »

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Teleconference with Baldemar Velasquez

On Sunday Feburary 27th, YAYA came together with members of the United Church of Christ (UCC) and other allies to talk about the FLOC campaign. We had... Read More »

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