Donate to Pay Bond for Immigrants Held in Detention

The Boston Bond & Legal Defense Fund that was created this week by the Boston Immigration Justice Accompaniment Network (BIJAN, pronounced "Beyond") for the purpose of bonding immigrants out of detention at South Bay House of Correction. They are hoping to raise $100,000 over the next two months in order to post bail for up to 25-30 immigrant families in Boston. The donation link is on Facebook here. For those without Facebook, you can donate via their website:

Call in to your state legislature to support the Safe Communities Act. For information on this issue contact Dave Kidder at

To address institutional racism, please call your state representative and Senator, and ask for abolishment of mandatory minimums in sentencing. Ask them to contact the Joint Committee dealing with this legislation. For more background on this...