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Fuerza del Valle out on the streets.

2018

 

The Monitor

July 26, 2018

Educators, immigration advocates, hold vigil on family reunification deadline

The Brownsville Herald 

July 26, 2018

Immigration advocates hold vigil on reunification deadline

The Monitor

July 25, 2018

Advocacy groups to hold vigil at federal courthouse

Elle

July 23, 2018

5 Ways to Help Migrant Children and Families Right Now

Valley Town Crier

July 17, 2018

Anti-Human Trafficking Taskforce educates public on the dangers of human trafficking

Neta RGV

July 9, 2018

DOMESTIC WORKERS ON THE BORDER PUBLISH 2-YEAR STUDY CALLING FOR LABOR JUSTICE

Romper

June 30, 2018

How To Keep Fighting For Immigrant Families, Because Things Are Far From Resolved

Bustle

June 30, 2018

This IReallyDoCare.com Website Is The Classiest Response To Melania’s Jacket Controversy

City Lab

June 25, 2018

The Price of Domestic Workers’ Invisible Labor in U.S. Border Towns 

Equal Voice News

June 25, 2018

Domestic Workers: Dignity Needed on Border

The Monitor

June 22, 2018

Report details workers’ plight

TruthOut

June 22, 2018

The Republican War on the Poor and Vulnerable 

Socialist Worker

June 22, 2018

Let them know: ¡Niños, no están solos!

NBC News

June 21, 2018

Study Documents Latina domestic workers’ economic hardship 

KTSM 

June 20, 2018

Report: Poor working conditions along border include wage theft, abuse

La Silla Rota

June 20, 2018

Entre abusos y amenazas empleadas domesticas latinas trabajan en la frontera de EU

Mundo Hispanico 

June 20, 2018

Empleadas domesticas hispanas sufren abusos y amenazas 

Texas Standard

June 20, 2018

News Roundup: New Report Details Economic Hardships Faced by Texas Domestic Workers

Scary Mommy

June 20, 2018

Domestic Workers at the Texas-Mexico Border are Being Seriously Exploited

Mother Jones

June 19, 2018

New Report Reveals Just How Difficult Life Can Be for Texas’ Latina Domestic Workers

CBS News

June 19, 2018

Domestic workers at the border: Abuse, wage theft and injuries

In These Times

June 19, 2018

Abusive Employers Are Threatening to Call Immigration Authorities on Domestic Workers

Debate

June 19, 2018

Empleadas domesticas latinas sufren abusos y amenazas en EEUU

Common Dreams

June 19, 2018

Children Say NO! to Family Separations by ICE

Hello Giggles

June 19, 2018

Donate to these 7 organizations if you want to help separated immigrant families

KRWG Public Media NPR 

June 18, 2018

Hundreds at Father’s Day Vigil in Texas Demand End to Family Separation

Valley Central KGBT-TV

June 17, 2018

Survey: Undocumented workers don’t report labor abuse due to fear of deportation

Factbox: Tighter security, immigration crackdown boost trafficking concerns along U.S.-Mexico border

June 10, 2018

Factbox: Tighter security, immigration crackdown boost trafficking concerns along U.S.-Mexico border

El Mañana

May 8, 2018

Urgen acabar abuso laboral. Exponen afectados sus casos a Cabildo

El Nuevo Heraldo

May 5, 2018

Denuncian robo de salarios ante comité estatal

Equal Voice News

April 25, 2018

Activists in Texas: Let’s End Trafficking and Forced Labor

Rio Grande Guardian

April 22, 2018

Guzmán López: Modern Day Slavery, Freedom, and the Symposium on Human Trafficking

El Mañana

March 18, 2018

Concluyen huelga de hambre en N.Y.

 

2017

 

Rio Grande Guardian

October 16, 2017

San Luis: In praise of a fellow warrior on the Domestic Workers’ Committee

Rio Grande Guardian

July 29, 2017

Dozens of community groups plan weekend of No Border Wall activities

Rio Grande Guardian

July 13, 2017

Guerrero Chavez: Sandra’s Story: We are Women; People, not Animals

Rio Grande Guardian

June 7, 2017

Community Groups: Hidalgo County should take legal action against SB 4

The Monitor

February 26, 2017

40th anniversary of Texas Farmworkers March for Human Rights celebrated

KRISTV

February 22, 2017

The Border Wall: A Special Report

El Mañana

February 22, 2017

Honra Centro del Valle al trabajador doméstico

El Mañana

January 26, 2017

Protestan frente al muro fronterizo

 

 

2016 

 

El Mañana

December 15, 2016

Protestan por el robo de salarios

CBS Action 4 News

November 11, 2016

Lawsuit claims bakery withheld overtime payments

Truth-Out.org

October 8, 2016

Activists on Both Sides of US-Mexico Border Converge Against US State Violence

The Monitor

October 4, 2016

Going violet against domestic violence

SOJOURERS

September 21, 2016

1 Year Later, ‘100 Miles’ March Takes on Rising Anti-Immigrant Sentiment

The Monitor 

September 7, 2016

EDITORIAL: Fair wage ruling in RGV

Rio Grande Guardian

September 7, 2016 

Workers Celebrate Wage Theft Court Victory

The Monitor 

September 6, 2016

Wage-theft victory aims to encourage fight against rights’ abuse

CBS Action 4 News

September 6, 2016

Workers win $108,000 judgment against Mission-area restaurant owners

Telemundo 40

September 6, 2016

Víctimas de abuso laboral ganan caso federal

El Mañana 

September 6, 2016

Celebran victoria en Día del Trabajo

The Monitor

September 4, 2016

Texas leads nation in workers paid less than minimum

El Mañana

June 16, 2016

Organizan clínica para los migrantes

KRGV Channel 5

August 31, 2016

Workforce Commission Grants Worker Thousands in Lost Wages / La Comisión de la Fuerza Laboral Estatal Paga Miles en Remuneraciones Pérdidas

El Mañana

April 28, 2016

Anuncian domésticas los derechos obtenidos

The Monitor 

April 20, 2016

Organizers of national Wendy’s boycott lead protest in the Valley

El Mañana

April 16, 2016

Muere Orendían, líder de los trabajadores agrícolas

 

2015

Encuentro de Comunidades Transnacionales

November 18-20, 2015

ENCUENTRO DE COMUNIDADES TRANSNACIONALES: FORTALECIENDO NUESTRAS EXPERIENCIAS

The Monitor 

October 30, 2015

Somber ceremony honors migrant lives

Equal Voice News 

October 13, 2015

Judge: Texas Labor Protest Is Protected Free Speech

The Monitor

October 11, 2015

Workers’ group joins religious pilgrimage to highlight immigration issues

CBS Action 4 News 

October 6, 2015

McAllen’s noise ordinance ruled unconstitutional after lawsuit by protester

The Monitor 

October 5, 2015

City of McAllen’s noise ordinance ruled partially unconstitutional

The Monitor

September 15, 2015

Two Valley women began march to greet the Pope and voice women’s rights

Truth-Out.org 

September 15, 2015

How Cities Can Join the Fight Against Wage Theft

El Mañana

September 12, 2015

Preparan marcha de las 100 millas

Rio Grande Guardian 

September 7, 2015

Guzman/Galinda/Callahan-Kapoor: Unpaid Labor in the Borderlands

The Monitor

September 6, 2015

Wage theft, an issue that affects us all

CBS Action 4 News 

September 4, 2015

Labor rights activists aim to educate Valley workers

TelesurTV

July 25, 2015

Texas Denies US Born Babies Birth Certificates

El Mañana

May 25, 2015

Defiende Fuerza del Valle a trabajadores

El Mañana

May 3, 2015

Realizan protesta en ‘Día del Trabajo’

CBS Action 4 News 

May 1, 2015

Valley workers take a stand against unpaid labor

El Mañana 

April 22, 2015

La Fuerza del Valle participó en marcha

El Mañana

January 15, 2015

Fuerza del Valle tiene organizadora en Brownsville

 

2014

 

Facing South

December 12, 2014

Thank A Worker This Holiday Season

Colorlines

December 10, 2014

What Obama’s Immigration Action Means for the Rio Grande Valley

El Mañana 

November 28, 2014

Luchan contra robo de salarios

Rio Grande Guardian

November 7, 2014

Guzman & Galindo: On Thanksgiving we give thanks to working families

CBS Action 4 News 

September 5, 2014

Activists believe free speech rights were violated at wage theft protest

Rio Grande Guardian

September 1, 2014

Guzman, Galindo: This Labor Day, let us reflect on unpaid labor in the Rio Grande Valley color

The Monitor 

September 1, 2014

McAllen noise ordinance prompts First Amendment lawsuit

CBS Action 4 News 

May 1, 2014

Protestors claim construction workers unpaid for weeks of labor

 

2013

 

El Nuevo Heraldo

December 6, 2013

Problema de todos: Protestan bajos salarios en restaurantes de comida rápida

The Brownsville Herald

December 6, 2013

Protestors join nationwide push for increase in minimum wage

Noticias Telemundo 40

December 5, 2013

Protestan por bajos sueldos en McAllen

The Monitor

December 5, 2013

McAllen protest syncs up with nationwide rallies for higher wages at McDonald’s

El Nuevo Heraldo

December 3, 2013

Pelearán por un mejor salario

CBS Action 4 News

September 4, 2013

Valley minimum wage workers fight for pay on Labor Day

Informativo TX

Edición Septiembre 2013

El Robo de Salarios es un Crimen en Texas (Pagina 5) / Wage Theft is a Crime in Texas (Page 6)

The Monitor

September 2, 2013

Labor Day demonstration touts local ‘worker’s victory’; bakery disputes claims

CBS Action 4 News

September 2, 2013

Fired cupcake baker protests labor abuse

El Mañana

August 25, 2013

Fuerza del Valle va a marcha en Austin

The Monitor

July 18, 2013

Demonstrators rally in San Benito against border surge

El Mañana

July 13, 2013

Organizaciones sin fin de lucro crean conciencia sobre el pago adecuado a empleadas doméstica

The Monitor

July 12, 2013

Advocates push for domestic workers’ rights

Fox 2 News

July 11, 2013

Fuerza del Valle

CBS Action 4 News

July 11, 2013

Domestic workers fight for fair pay

Public News Service

July 11, 2013

Domestic Workers in Texas are Fighting for Their Rights

Noticias Telemundo 40

July 11, 2013

Campaña de derechos de las trabajadoras domésticas

El Mañana

July 9, 2013

Lanza campaña de derechos de trabajadoras domésticas

El Mañana 

June 23, 2013

Fuerza del Valle les recupera salarios

Noticias Univision 48

June 12, 2013

Conferencia Sobre El Robo De Sueldo En El Valle

Fox 2 News

June 12, 2013

Valley Employees Victim of Wage Theft

CBS Action 4 News

June 12, 2013

Wage theft prevalent among undocumented immigrants

El Mañana

June 12, 2013

Se suman los jefes de policies a las movilizaciones a favor de los derechos salariales de los trabajadores

El Mañana

June 13, 2013

Utilizaran Estatutos Para Encauzar a Empleadores

El Mañana

May 18, 2013

Van Contra el Robo de Salarios a Empleados

Offbeat Valley

May 16, 2013

Fuerza Del Valle; A Better Texas

The Pump Handle

March 1, 2013

Hundreds of Texas workers protest in memory of fallen construction workers

El Nuevo Heraldo

February 22, 2013

Estudio dice que uno de dos trabajadores de la construcción son indocumentados

Noticias Univision 48

February 21, 2013

Trabajadores Indocumentados Son Fundamentales Para la Industria de la Construcción en Texas

The Monitor

February 1, 2013

Activists call for stronger construction worker protection

Rio Grande Guardian

January 31, 2013

Calls for better safety conditions in construction industry

El Mañana

January 30, 2013

Son víctimas de abuso empleados de la construcción

Noticias Telemundo 40

January 29, 2013

La industria de la construcción crece bajo amenazas

Noticias Univision 48 

January 29, 2013

“Construir un Mejor Texas: Condiciones de Trabajo” (link no longer active)

Conexión Total

January 29, 2013

Revelarán Plan de Defensa Laboral

Fox 2 News

January 29, 2013

Lobbying For Better Construction Conditions In The RGV

NBC News Center 23

January 29, 2013

Statewide study shows Texas to be worst state for construction workers

Facing South

January 28, 2013

Texas construction workers: 40 hours a week, living in poverty

2012

Conexión Total

December 20, 2012

Demandan a negocios por el robo de salarios

CBS Action 4 News

December 18, 2012

Lawsuit claims workers were paid $1.10 to $2 an hour

CBS Action 4 News

November 15, 2012

Unpaid Employees Protest Against Day Care Owner

Musings from Alongside a Border

November 15, 2012

Wage Theft

Equal Voice News

November 14, 2012

Fuerza del Valle Draws Attention to Wage Theft

Rio Grande Valley Equal Voice Network

September 4, 2012

Labor of Love

CBS Action 4 News

September 4, 2012

Valley minimum wage workers fight for pay on Labor Day

Texas News Service

September 3, 2012

Labor Day push for labor law enforcement in Texas 

The Pump Handle

August 27, 2012

‘An issue that affects all of us’: Young workers center takes on wage theft in the Rio Grande Valley

Fox 2 News

July 11, 2012

Protests Against Zushi Restaurant in the City of McAllen

CBS Action 4 News

May 25, 2012

Protestors fight for fair wages outside Brownsville tortilleria

The Monitor

February 26, 2012

Lawsuit alleges wage theft at McAllen produce broker

2011

Occupy McAllen

December 30, 2011

10 biggest victories of the 99 percent in the 956

Public New Service

November 16, 2011

It’s Wage-Theft Action Week in Texas / “Semana de Acción” contra el robo salarial en Texas

NBC News Center 23

November 19, 2011

Fighting Wage Theft In the Valley

Texas Civil Rights Review

August 20, 2011

Wage Theft in the Rio Grande Valley: A Short Interview with Elliot Tucker of STCRP

The Monitor

May 2, 2011

Local workers sue McAllen over wage dispute

La Unión Del Pueblo Entero Blog

May 1, 2011

Valley Organizations Celebrate International Workers’ Day by Rallying for Dignity and Respect

2010

The Monitor

November 19, 2010

Federal suit filed against Family Dollar stores for alleged wage theft