Author Archives: Hope

Favor, Love, & Waiting

First off, I want to give a wholehearted “Thank You!” to the 30+ people that showed up to support Naz (and me) for his Final Hearing– from new acquaintances to long time friends and family. Also, those who joined in … Continue reading

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Naz’s Story gets International Media Attention

While many American industries are slowing down, the private prison industry is booming. Much of that is attributed to their lobbying efforts, which some say create the condition for mass incarceration. ­The private prison lobby has had major influence in … Continue reading

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$735 sitting in a box

So listen. I have 39 incredibly soft, good-looking t-shirts sitting in a box that were made for you. Yes, you right there, reading this now. Unless you have already experienced this t-shirt goodness and own a FREE NAZ shirt or … Continue reading

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An Update Long Overdue!

Immigration Policy Change, Naz’s NEW court date, Final Hearing at Pearsall, RT News, Huffington Post, oh my! -First, Policy Change: Many of you have asked me how the new policy change announced by President Obama will affect Naz’s case. (Thank … Continue reading

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Our Story in The Huffington Post and MyCuentame.org

I wrote a guest blog for mycuentame.org, thanks to Iliana Sosa! And Elise Foley at Huffington Post wrote a story that featured Naz and I. Click on the screenshots below to read the full stories!!

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Thank you, Russel Kanning!

Check this out! Someone we’ve never met [Russel Kanning] was arrested in Waco for chalking “FREE NAZ” on a federal courthouse! Now that’s raising awareness!!! Of course, the chalk can simply be washed off, but Russel remains in custody on … Continue reading

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Reminder

Just got off the phone with Elise at the Huffington Post. I just need to share with everyone my personal experience: the Lord always has a way of encouraging me to press on when everything else tells me to give … Continue reading

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This Weekend

I saw my sweet husband Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. What a blessing! We laughed, cried, prayed… We thought of how special it would be to spend our first anniversary together. Some way, somehow– we know this mountain can be moved. … Continue reading

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We Are America

We Are America raises the voice of immigrants in the national dialogue around our country’s broken immigration system. We lift up the personal stories of immigrants across America to put real people and communities back into national discussion on immigration … Continue reading

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New Org Email Address and Website Domain

Hello friends! I have acquired yet ANOTHER domain name, just in case there was any confusion as to what our website address is. So if you’d like to tell people about the site and want to use a shorter address, … Continue reading

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