ICYMI: NPR Covers Common Ground Immigration Pop-Up Exhibit

Ansley Bradwell Uncategorized

(Arlington, VA)— NPR published a story highlighting the Common Ground: Immigration exhibit and it’s goal of changing the conversation from the areas that divide us to the Common Ground we share on one of nation’s toughest issues. Listen and read the entire article here.   Below are excerpts from the piece.   Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, as it’s officially known, has broad support across the political spectrum. The …

ICYMI: Immigration Exhibit Premieres in Wynwood, Miami

Derek Yale Uncategorized

(Miami, FL)— Yesterday marked the official premiere of the Common Ground: Immigration Pop-up Exhibit. This multi-city, experiential installation launched in Wynwood Miami and will be on location from Oct. 3rd – Oct. 6th before heading to Politicon in Nashville, TN – followed by other cities across the U.S. Following the premiere, The New York Times, Washington Post, ABC News, US News, Miami Herald and numerous local outlets published coverage of the exhibit …

Media Advisory: Immigration Exhibit Launch Event

Ansley Bradwell Uncategorized

(Miami, FL)— Tomorrow, Common Ground: Immigration will host a launch event featuring guest speakers, welcome reception, special tour of the exhibit, and media availability.  This new, experiential pop-up exhibit will launch in Wynwood for one weekend only before touring other cities across the U.S.. Date: TOMORROW: Thursday, October 3 Time: 7 PM – 9 PM Where: The Deck at Wynwood Address: 2250 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33127 Media: Press …

Launching: Immigration Pop-Up Exhibit Reveals Common Ground on Debate

Ansley Bradwell Uncategorized

Miami, FL – A multi-city, immigration, pop-up exhibit campaign launching in Miami aims to close the divide on one of our nation’s most contentious topics. This unique, interactive installation – called Common Ground – offers an immersive experience revealing the surprising truth behind the debate on immigration. Common Ground will be launching on Oct 3rd in Miami’s Wynwood Art District, followed by an exhibition in Nashville, …

The LIBRE Institute Stands With Victims of Weekend Attacks

Ansley Bradwell Uncategorized

(El Paso, TX) – The LIBRE Institute commented on events over the weekend.   Karla Sierra, Grassroots Engagement Director of The LIBRE Institute-El Paso, released the following statement: “The LIBRE Institute family is heartbroken by this weekend’s attacks, and our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of these innocent victims. This sort of heinous, hate-fueled violence should …

The LIBRE Institute Kicks Off National School Choice Week

Ansley Bradwell Uncategorized

Florida Kickoff is First of a Series of Events Nationwide Miami, FL—The LIBRE Institute Florida will host a National School Choice Week Kick Off this Saturday, January 19 from 2 pm to 5 pm. The event will feature several speakers and will focus on the benefits of educational options. Below, find a list of speakers.   Speakers: Manny Diaz, Jr, Florida …

Sneak Peak: How Many Hispanics Will Vote During Mid-Term Elections?

Daniel Garza Uncategorized

In November, millions of Americans will head to the polls to vote in U.S. House, U.S. Senate and gubernatorial races. Of those millions, Hispanics will be a key population, as a record 29.2 million Latinos will be eligible to vote.  Voter turnout among the Latino community is still below the national average, but our influence continues to expand. Political candidates on both sides of the aisle are …

Hispanic MVP Report Quantifies Importance of Latino Vote

Daniel Garza Uncategorized

(Arlington, VA) – Today The LIBRE Institute released the third edition of the Hispanic Margin of Victory Project (Hispanic MVP) report. This report projects Hispanic turnout for races in the House of Representatives and Senate, as well as gubernatorial races around the country, based on recent history. It also notes the margin of victory in recent races. Based on these …

ICYMI: WELCOME TO FLORIDA CAMPAIGN HELPS NEW ARRIVALS

Daniel Garza Uncategorized

(Tampa, FL) – The Welcome to Florida campaign of The LIBRE Institute was covered by the Associated Press. The program teaches job hunting skills as well as English as a second language courses to new arrivals to the state from Puerto Rico and elsewhere. Read the full article here. “At least 450,000 Puerto Ricans moved to the U.S. mainland over …