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Maize Retreat, opportunity to celebrate Latino and Indigenous culture

The Maize Retreat provides youth the opportunity to explore the Iowa 4-H Youth Development Program and Iowa State University. Youth participants from across Iowa will gather to experience 4-H Healthy Living, STEM, Citizenship, Leadership, andContinue reading…

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Educator, Activist to Present The Anatomy of Prejudice March 24 at St. Ambrose University

DAVENPORT – Internationally known educator and renowned anti-racism activist Jane Elliott will present The Anatomy of Prejudice at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 24, in the St. Ambrose University Galvin Fine Arts Center’s Allaert Auditorium.Continue reading…

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Iowa group forms to raise money to provide bond, legal assistance to undocumented immigrants

DAVENPORT, IA – A new organization has been founded to help raise bail money for undocumented immigrants being detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement in eastern Iowa. The Immigration Advocacy Coalition of Iowa (IACI) hasContinue reading…

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Conozca sus Derechos como Inmigrante – Talleres Informativos por todo Iowa y Quad Cities

5 de Marzo, Ottuma, IA FirstLutheranChurch 126 N Jefferson StreetOttumwa, Iowa Corner of Jefferson St / 4th St 12:30 PM Organizadores: Iowa Justice For Our Neighbors Oficina de Asuntos Latinos de Iowa 5 de Marzo,Continue reading…

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University of Iowa librarian creator of the website “Migration is Beautiful” wins national award

Janet Weaver, assistant curator of the Iowa Women’s Archives at the University of Iowa, is the winner of the 2017 Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Women and Gender Studies Section (WGSS) Award forContinue reading…

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Gente de Des Moines ayer fue un Día Sin Inmigrantes ¿Y hoy que hacemos?

Ayer miles de personas se unieron al movimiento “Un Día Sin Inmigrantes” ¿Pero hoy que? ¿Que podemos hacer el resto de nosotros para apoyar este movimiento y seguir demostrando que si en realidad los inmigrantesContinue reading…

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Iowans Say NO to HF265

A bill for an act prohibiting the state, counties, cities, and certain postsecondary educational institutions from limiting or restricting enforcement of federal immigration laws (Formerly HSB 67.) has been introduced to the legislature and isContinue reading…

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WQPT kicks off ‘Vibrant Neighborhoods’ initiative with community discussion

WQPT is embarking on a new community initiative made possible by a grant from Global Communities. Called Vibrant Neighborhoods, the 18-month initiative will include screenings and discussions, taped interviews with stakeholders in the Floreciente neighborhoodContinue reading…

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Tax Preparation Service (Individual, Partnership, and Corporation Returns)

Community CPA offers tax preparation services to both the local businesses and the residents of Davenport and surrounding cities. Special discounts are available at this time. Community CPA is a CPA firm with offices inContinue reading…

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Not In Our Town Muscatine is a movement to stop hate, address bullying, and build safe inclusive communities for all

It seems as though last few months brought the worst out in people. It might be true, but not everyone gives in to the bad environment around them. Amidst of all the angry rhetoric andContinue reading…

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Columbus Junction Girls Basketball Varsity Team rises above Racist insults

The Columbus Junction Varsity girls basketball team traveled to Mediapolis for a game last Tuesday night. After the game the team found derogatory comments, racial in nature, written on a whiteboard in the Mediapolis lockerContinue reading…

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Pink Pass Program at Palomares in Moline will provide passes for free mammograms

Health is something everyone should treasure. Sometimes for women it is hard to find a minute for themselves, but as much as women care for their kids and spouses they also have to worry aboutContinue reading…

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American Friends Service Committee Issues Press Release

Press Statement Press contact: Erica Johnson, AFSC Iowa Director (515)209-2733, ejohnson@afsc.org This week, President Donald Trump announced sweeping executive actions that would expand the border wall, cut federal funding to sanctuary cities and increase theContinue reading…

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East Moline Teachers will vote on an Intent to Strike on Monday

EAST MOLINE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION PRESS RELEASE East Moline, IL January 20, 2017: After making every effort to settle a contract, the members of the East Moline Education Association were left with few options after bargainingContinue reading…