2016

Rolling Stone
Dec. 31, 2016
How Texas Immigrants are Preparing for President Trump

Austin Chronicle
Dec. 30, 2016
Top 10 Labor Stories

KUT 90.5
Dec. 22, 2016
Attorneys, Advocates Join to Provide Legal Aid for Undocumented Immigrants in Austin

Texas Tribune
Dec. 22, 2016
Small steps aim to lessen exploitation of Texas construction workers

Construction Citizen Blog
Dec. 15, 2016
Garza: Building a Better Texas, Together

New York Times
Nov. 20, 2016
How Apple Empowers, and Employs the American Working Class

Washington Post
Nov. 18, 2016
Trump might not be able to stop ‘sanctuary cities,’ but he’s still scaring immigrants

Daily Beast
Nov. 10, 2016
Donald Trump’s Next Victims Watched Him: Undocumented Immigrants

KXAN
Oct. 5, 2016
Hundreds of Austin restaurant workers to receive back wages

CBS (KEYE)
Oct. 5, 2016
Almost all Austin restaurants investigated by Labor Department forced to fork over dough

NationSwell
Oct. 3, 2016
Beyond Big Unions: How one Labor-Rights Advocate envisions the Future for Workers

Arise! with Bill Fletcher Jr.
Sept. 30, 2016
Long time activist takes on current labor issues

KUT
Sept. 28, 2016
Why Does it Take So Long to Get Anything Built in Austin?

Telemundo
Sept. 22, 2016
Texas demanda regla de horas extra implementada por el Presidente Barak Obama

Time Warner Cable News
Sept. 15, 2016
Labor Secretary Meets With Activist Over Wages

Bloomberg News
Sept. 14, 2016
Trump’s Deportation ‘Would be Devastating’ for U.S. Builders

KVUE
Sept. 2, 2016
Austin Council adds worker protections to expedited permitting process

Telemundo
Sept. 2, 2016
Trabajadores de la construccion exigen piden respeto a derechos a consejo de Austin

Austin Monitor 
Sept. 2, 2016
Council OKs worker protections with expedited permit review

KXAN
Sept. 1, 2016
Advocates want worker protections added to expedited permitting process

Univision 
Sept. 1, 2016
Trabajadores de la construccion piden respeten sus derechos

Austin American Statesman
Sept. 1, 2016
City Council calls for worker protections with expedited permitting

Austin Monitor 
Sept. 1, 2016
Who’s building Austin? As city grows, construction workers are getting left behind

Austin Monitor
Aug. 23, 2016
Capital Metro embraces frequency as its future

The We Party 
Aug. 23, 2016
Workers Defense Project Continues to Lift Austin Up

U.S. Department of Labor Blog
Aug. 22, 2016
Building a Better Future in Austin 

Departamento de Trabajo Blog 
Aug. 22, 2016
Construyendo un mejor futuro en Austin 

Houston Chronicle
Aug. 4, 2016
Houston drag its feet on getting the most out of tax breaks

Austin Monitor
Aug. 2, 2016
Coalition fights to add worker protections to expedited building permit process

BBC World Service
Jul. 30, 2016
Court in the Centre

The American Prospect
Jul. 11, 2016
Can Community Organizers Build Progressive Power?

KEYE 
Jul. 6, 2016
Heat affecting MoPac Construction

Austin Monitor
Jul. 6, 2016
Labor group calls foul on Plaza Saltillo Document

Austin Chronicle
Jul. 1, 2016
The American Dream Deferred: SCOTUS Stalemate on Immigrant Rights

The American Prospect
Jun. 28, 2016
Supreme Court Offers Undocumented Workers No Relief from Fear and Danger

Austin American Statesman
Jun. 24, 2016
Tristeza y frustración entre inmigrantes tras fallo de Corte Suprema

Telemundo 
Jun. 24, 2016
Marchas, protestas y vigilias tras decisión de inmigración

Two Hats Publishing 
Jun. 23, 2016
Workers Defense Dallas Vigil 

CW 33
Jun. 23, 2016
‘We Can’t Give Up': Local Family vs. SCOTUS Immigration Block

Univision 
Jun. 23, 2016
Familias en el Metroplex pierden la esperanza tras resolución de DAPA y DACA

Univision 
Jun. 23, 2016
Reacciones en Dallas ante el bloque de la Acción Ejecutiva

Al DÍA DALLAS
Jun. 23, 2016
Inmigrantes marchan hasta al Alcaldía de Dallas tras fallo de Corte Suprema

KVUE
Jun. 23, 2016
Immigration ruling raises 2016 stakes

KXAN
Jun. 23, 2016
Travis Co. families fear deportation after Supreme Court decision

KXAN
Jun. 23, 2016
Supreme Court blocks Obama’s executive action on immigration

KEYE
Jun. 23, 2016
Immigration ruling impacts public safety according to ADP Chief

Telemundo 
Jun. 23, 2016
Activistas se unen en apoyo a la comunidad inmigrante de Austin

Time Warner Cable News
Jun. 23, 2016
SCOUTUS Gridlocks Over Texas Immigration Case

Austin American Statesman
Jun. 23, 2016
Supreme Court tie means immigration case goes back to Texas judge

Austin Chronicle
Jun. 23, 2016
Supreme Court Deadlocks on Immigration

Austin Monitor
Jun. 13, 2016
In poll, residents reveal Adler is best of Austin, transport worst

Austin Chronicle
May 27, 2016
Labor Protections are Worthless if not enforced 

Science Blogs
May 23, 2016
In the fight for a rest break, Dallas construction workers find their voice

New Leaders Council Blog
May 16, 2016
2016 Progressive Champion Awards

Austin American Statesman 
Apr. 29, 2016
Construction Worker remembered as a part of Worker Memorial Day vigil 

PBS NewsHour
Apr. 18, 2016
Supreme Court weighs scope of presidential power in immigration case

Bloomberg Politics 
Apr. 18, 2016
Supreme Court Suggest Divide Over Obama Immigration Plan

Dallas Morning News
Apr. 18, 2016
Texas group flock to demonstration in U.S. vs Texas Supreme Court case on immigration 

Time Warner Cable News
Apr. 18, 2016
Immigration Rights Groups Respond to SCOTUS hearing 

Austin American-Statesman 
Apr. 16, 2016
Supreme Court to weigh Obama’s immigration programs

Austin American-Statesman
Apr. 16, 2016
The faces of DAPA 

Telemundo Austin 
Apr. 15, 2016
Activistas en Austin esperan con ansias la decision de la Corte Supreme, DAPA/DACA

Austin Monitor 
Apr. 14, 2016
County raises worker standards on North Campus project

The Guardian 
Apr. 9, 2016
Fight for $15: meet the enfant terrible who turned minimum wage into a national battle

Houston Press
Apr. 1, 2016
City Will “Encourage” Companies With Tax Breaks to Be Better Employers, But Won’t Require It

Tejano Gold Radio
Mar. 30, 2016
Tejanos Today Talk Show with Richard Gonzalez

Equal Voice 
Mar. 29, 2016
Video: Meet the ‘ChangeMakers’ from Texas 

Austin Chronicle
Mar. 25, 2016
Austin Extends Living Wage 

KXAN
Mar. 24, 2016
Austin approves $13 for workers on city projects

Austin Affordability
Mar. 24, 2016
Taxpayers Stuck For Construction Workers’ Wage Increase

Austin American Statesman 
Mar. 23, 2016
Capital Metro deal gets Plaza Saltillo Project Moving

Austin Monitor
Mar. 22, 2016
Plaza Saltillo falls short of labor advocates’ approval 

KUT
Mar. 22, 2016
Capital Metro Approves Plaza Saltillo Deal 

Austin American Statesman
Mar. 21, 2016
Details emerge as Capital Metro approves Plaza Saltillo deal

Austin Monitor
Mar. 21, 2016
Travis Dems target Capital Metro with labor resolution 

YES Magazine!  
Mar. 19, 2016
Austin’s Unique Policy Shift to Create Jobs for Everyone, Not Just Techies

Community Impact  
Mar. 18, 2016
Capital Metro to approve Plaza Saltillo Contract with Endeavor on March 21

KUT  
Mar. 17, 2016
Advocates call wage safety safegaurds for Plaza Saltillo Workers

Burnt Orange Report 
Mar. 17, 2016
Calls for Better Builder standards Capital Metro’s Plaza Saltillo Development

Austin Monitor
Mar. 17, 2016
Plaza Saltillo project draws fire from labor

Austin American Statesman
Mar. 17, 2016
Workers pay benefits a sticking point in Plaza Saltillo project

¡Ahora Sí!
Mar. 17, 2016
Beneficios para trabajadores punto de fricción

KXAN 
Mar. 17, 2016
Worker advocates rally for living wage in Plaza Saltillo 

Univision 
Mar. 17, 2016
Trabajadores de la construccion piden a Capital Metro respetar sus derechos 

Telemundo 
Mar. 17, 2016
Trabajadores de construccion piden mejores condiciones de trabajo a Capital Metro

Texas Monthly
Feb. 23, 2016
Raid Aid

¡Ahora Sí!
Feb. 23, 2016
Proyecto Defensa Laboral cuenta con un nuevo líder

Austin American Statesman
Feb. 17, 2016
New Workers Defense Project leader at home in fight for workers’ rights

Austin Chronicle 
Feb. 5, 2016
Money for (Almost) Nothing

Houston Press
Feb. 5, 2016
Activist Tell Houston to Stop Subsidizing Crappy Jobs

Austin Chronicle
Feb. 5, 2016
Notes on Kamp: Left Out

Houston Public Media 
Feb. 4, 2016
Report: Corporate Subsidies in Houston and Texas Not Helping Communities

Austin Chronicle 
Feb. 3, 2016
Where the Money Went

Univison 62
Feb. 3, 2016
Estudio de UT denuncia que algunas empresas que llegan a Texas no contratan a residentes

Time Warner Cable News
Feb. 3, 2016
Workers Defense Project Criticizes Texas Incentives Program

Austin Monitor
Feb. 1, 2016
County’s new PID policy touted as victory for both labor and developers 

TruthOut
Jan. 30, 2016
US Building Boom Fuels Spike in Construction Worker Injury and Death

Telemundo 
Jan. 26, 2015
Expanden beneficios para trabajadores de construcción en el condado Travis

The American Prospect
Jan. 24, 2016
Labor Goes South 

Austin American Statesman 
Jan. 23, 2016
Council member, Community groups to host event on immigration raids

KVUE 
Jan. 19, 2016
Texas DAPA challenge headed to Supreme Court

Texas Tribune 
Jan. 19, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Obama’s Immigration Program

Al Jazeera
Jan. 19, 2016
Millions of Undocumented Immigrants Await SCOTUS decision 

KXAN NBC
Jan. 19, 2016
Supreme Court reviews President’s attempt to stop deportation of immigrants 

Austin Chronicle
Jan. 15, 2016
Women and Children First