IMMIGRANT. ESSENTIAL. RESILIENT. is supported
in part by the National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures and the Ford Foundation through funding from the Border Narrative Change Grant Program.
Workers Defense is a statewide organization dedicated to building power for low-wage workers, people of color, and immigrants and across Texas to win fair employment conditions and a better quality of life for working families through legislative advocacy, voter education, and voter engagement.
Following a devastating year where working families were left to fend for themselves in unprecedented working conditions, Workers Defense Action Fund’s “IMMIGRANT. ESSENTIAL. RESILIENT.” Art Exhibit inside the Texas State Capitol honors lives lost, workers who have put their lives on the line, and members of Workers Defense who have been impacted by COVID-19.
TELL THE HOUSE STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE TO VOTE NO ON SENATE BILL 14 AND STRENGTHEN WORKER PROTECTIONS IN TEXAS
Worker Defense members created their own unique panel that collectively tell the story of immigrant workers throughout Texas. Scroll through each individual piece for the story behind each art piece.
Nopalistxs mission is to fill the public streets with images and words to support folks’ emotional/mental health, share resources, and inspire people to dream of more than just the future. We want to call out politics as business as usual and use this critical moment to help us all imagine an intersectional dignity and justice for all.