Immigrant Rights

Refuge: Creating Sanctuary for Immigrant Communities

August 18, 2017

With federal policies dividing families and communities, it’s time to stand up to fear like never before. EBASE is fighting for policies that keep immigrants safe by expanding sanctuary policies in our neighborhoods and workplaces. Immigrant rights are essential to all of our campaigns for economic justice....Read More

Immigration Wins in Contra Costa County

October 27, 2017

Policies that were easy to move in Oakland have proven far more difficult in Concord, which lies in a corridor of bedroom suburbs. This side of the Caldecott Tunnel tends to be more conservative and less diverse — or so I thought....Read More
Raise the Roof coalition supporters gather for Concord Roof and Refuge March

Raise the Roof in Concord

October 30, 2017

One of many coalitions of community, labor, and faith organizations that EBASE convenes, Raise the Roof works to ensure that everyone in Contra Costa County can live, pray, and play free from the threat of displacement -- whether that be because of skyrocketing rents, or ICE deportations....Read More