Alida Garcia
Alida Garcia
Twitter: @LeedsGarcia

ALIDA
GARCIA

 
 

PODCASTS:

on one with angela rye // “Daca for dummies”

The APPEAL // JUSTICE IN AMERICA // “CRIMMIGRATION”

LATINO USA // “Is Latino leadership self-censoring?”

IN THE NEWS:

POLITICO // Mark Zuckerberg immigration group puts big pieces in place

THE NEW REPUBLIC // ICE’s Raids Were a Win for Corporate Exploitation

VOX // Americans are stepping up to show reunited migrant families there’s more to their country than Trump

FORBES // Freeing 21 Savage: Inside The Effort That Got A Rapper Released From ICE Detention

THE NEWYORKER // The Five-Year-Old Who Was Detained at the Border and Persuaded to Sign Away Her Rights

VOX // Democrats took a risk by speaking Spanish during the debate

MASHABLE // A handy guide to the immigrant rights activists and experts you should follow on Twitter

OC REGISTER // As deadline looms, more than 1,000 immigrant families separated at the Mexican border yet to be reunified, hundreds deported

BUSINESS INSIDER // 'I'm leaving the Democratic Party today': Democrats are infuriated by their own party's deal with the GOP to reopen the government

QUARTZ // New data shows the US government kept hundreds of immigrant kids, and deported their parents

VOX // Airlines to Trump: we won’t help you separate migrant kids from parents

REMEZCLA // 5 Organizations You Can Support as Families Are Torn Apart at the Border

WASHINGTON CITY PAPER // The People Issue 2017

MCCLATCHY // Kamala Harris emerges as voice of immigrant advocates in the Senate

WASHINGTON POST // The girl who hugged the pope is at the White House. Her parents, who are undocumented, can’t join her.

BUZZFEED // Latino And Immigration Groups React To Nominee Trump: The Pivot Is Dead

MIC.COM // Lupita Nyong'o, Rosario Dawson and Others Want You to Remember Something About Immigrants

HUFFINGTON POST // Latinos Call Out Donald Trump For His Fear-Mongering Speech

CAMPAIGN AND ELECTIONS // Groups Pushing to Diversify Democratic Campaign Ranks Say More Progress is Needed

TIME // Why Conservatives Praise Bernie Sanders on Immigration

HUFFINGTON POST // Hillary Clinton Solved A Problem Corporate America Can’t Seem To Fix

WALL STREET JOURNAL // Obama’s Executive Order on Immigration Deportation Goes Before Supreme Court

LA OPINION // Iniciativa ‘Yo soy Inmigrante’ lleva esperanza a los indocumentados de LA

BUZZFEED // Latino Leaders Slam Report That Jose Diaz-Balart's MSNBC Show Will Be Canceled

UPWORTHY // Why you aren't acting in real life like the hero in your favorite movie.

HUFFINGTON POST // Jose Antonio Vargas To Launch #EmergingUS, Identity Politics Site, In Partnership With LA Times

POLITICO MAGAZINE // Why I Turned Myself in to DHS

VOX // Don’t say “papaya” in Miami, and other lessons for wooing Latino voters

THINK PROGRESS // The Dehumanizing History Of The Words We’ve Used To Describe Immigrants

HUFFINGTON POST // Hillary Clinton Has The Most Diverse Campaign Staff, Report Finds

 
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Education

COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL

J.D. Graduated May 2008

 

STANFORD UNIVERSITY

B.A. COMMUNICATION
Graduated June 2005

Awards

COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL LATINO LAW STUDENTS ASSOCIATION “RISING StAR AWARD”

THE GATHERING FOR JUSTICE “JUSTICE BALL AWARDEE”


Huffington Post “Top 40 Latinos in American Media”

POLITIC365 “30 Latinos who made the 2012 Election”

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