Language justice is essential in our efforts to fight for full equality and political power. It is not supported adequately by the status quo and eventually we would like to build an infrastructure than can pay translators (written and in-person) for their valuable work. We think that if properly implemented, language justice can be the […]

Support the VISION ACT in California!

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The VISION Act passed the Assembly and is currently on the Senate Floor in the 2022 legislative session. The VISION Act would protect community members who have already been deemed eligible for release from being transferred by local jails and our state prison system to immigration detention. The VISION Act takes urgent and necessary strides […]


Former El Monte garment worker recalls imprisonment, forced labor A recent exhibit at the Museum of Social Justice in Los Angeles brought attention to the anniversary of the El Monte Garment workers fight in 1995 – where a modern slavery compound was discovered and exposed.  At 4 am on August 2, 1995, Chanchanit Martorell, Executive […]

PANA Endorses Emergency Week of Actions for Haitian Refugees!

Biden: Halt Your Racist Border Patrol and Stop the Whippings and Racist Deportations NOW!   Haitian refugee crisis made in the USA, border patrol agents whip migrants   Endorse the Emergency Week of Actions Call to Action and Demands Haitian Activist Calls Out Biden’s Border Response as ‘Unacceptable’ Stop Racist Border Patrol […]

PANA Working Platform on Immigration Reform

PANA work-in-progress framework for approaching immigration reform work March 10, 2019 (v.1f) • A fair pathway to citizenship and full integration for immigrants, trafficked victims, adoptees, asylum seekers, and refugees while offering them a protected status against criminalization, detention and deportation while they plead their cases. • We call for an end to re-criminalization and […]