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@FWD_us | 494 Articles | 1 Magazine | 266 Followers | FWD.us is an organization started by key leaders in the tech community to promote policies to keep the United States and its citizens competitive in a global economy—including comprehensive immigration reform and education reform.
An advocacy group co-founded by Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg is using the story of labor organizer Cesar Chavez to help revive momentum behind an …
• Introducing Push4Reform en Español
Posted by Adrian Palma on March 18, 2014.
Today, we’re excited to announce the launch of the Spanish-language …Immigration Reform
Hoy estamos emocionados de anunciar el lanzamiento de Push4Reform en Español, que es una nueva herramienta de activismo que le permite ve…
Hoy estamos emocionados de anunciar el lanzamiento de Push4Reform en Español, que es una nueva herramienta de activismo que le permite ver cuál es la postura de su representante respecto a la reforma migratoria y que le ayuda a fácilmente tomar acción para decirles que usted apoya la reforma. Trate Push4Reform en Español y vea!
A new poll released Thursday finds that a broad, bipartisan majority of Americans favor allowing undocumented immigrants to stay in the United States, although less than half would support a path to citizenship for them.
Seventy-three percent of Americans back a path to legal status as long as the …Immigration
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce increased pressure on House Republicans to make a move on immigration reform on Tuesday, sending them a letter from more than 600 businesses and other groups urging lawmakers to pass an overhaul this year.
The powerful business lobby spearheaded the letter, which …Immigration
A new, 60-second ad aimed squarely at Republican lawmakers seeks to compel them to push through a broad overhaul of the nation’s immigration laws. Adopting a sharper tone, the ad blames House Republicans for holding up the immigration legislation that has currently stalled in Congress.
“No one …Immigration
Immigrants are helping to grow the economy all across the nation. Take Charlotte, North Carolina for example, where immigrant restaurant owners have …Immigration
“We're in Austin collecting #BuiltByImmigrants stories at #SXSW! Check out the platform: app.fwd.us/STORIES #immigration #sxsw14…”Texas
Just under a decade ago, I made the journey from Mumbai, India to San Francisco with $500 of borrowed money and the determination to build a better …Immigration
Immigrants will continue to leave a lasting impact on Austin and the greater American economy. Tell Congress to pass meaningful immigration reform.
Educated at Northwestern University.
Age 24. Came to the U.S. at age 6.
Employed at Rackspace as an executive …Immigration
“Our #BuiltByImmigrants winners Leezia and Samar are introduced by Steve Case at #SXSW! #sxsw14 #sxswi #tech #immigration #timeisnow”Steve Case
Travis County, which shares a jail with Austin, averaged 19 deportations a week from 2009 to 2013, of people it sent to ICE. Activists are pushing back on the sheriff saying he doesn’t have to comply with immigration detainers as other cities have done.
If a partygoer at South by Southwest (SXSW), …
“Rosario Dawson supports immigration reform! We caught up with her at the Latinos in Tech events today at SXSW. #immigration #timeisnow…”Rosario Dawson
@SteveCase and @DarrellIssa talking #immigrationreform. #timeisnow @FWD_us pic.twitter.com/1H7pwxcndK