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Author: Steve Wishnia

ICE Deports Refugee Teamster

New York, N.Y.—Eber Garcia Vasquez, 54, who’d worked for 26 years as a member of Teamsters Local 813 on Long Island after fleeing Guatemala’s military

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Unions Rip Trump Plan to End DACA

Washington, DC – —American labor unions reacted angrily to President Donald Trump’s announcement Sept. 5 that he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

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Guatemalan-Refugee Teamster Fights Deportation

New York, NY – About 75 people rallied outside federal immigration authorities’ Manhattan offices Aug. 29 to demand the release of Eber Garcia-Vasquez, a Guatemalan refugee and Teamsters Local 813 member facing deportation after he was seized during a routine check-in Aug. 24.

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