Videos

“Houston is Home” featuring Fran Watson and Oscar Hernandez

“Movement Talk with Frances Valdez” kicks off the year with a conversation with Fran Watson, President of the Houston GLBT Political Caucus, and Oscar Hernandez, United We Dream Houston, about their expectations & hopes for 2017. The conversation highlights the importance of the LGBTQ and immigrant community working together to make sure that Houston and […]

Citizenship Month Houston 2016 with Claudia Ortega-Hogue

In this episode of “Movement Talk with Frances Valdez” we speak with Claudia Ortega-Hogue from Global Communities Houston, LLC about the importance of becoming a United States citizen if you are a Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR). We also discuss Citizenship Month and the events that will be held during this month for the city of […]

Civic Engagement with Mario Salinas and Bernardo Pena in “Movement Talk with Frances Valdez”

Welcome to “Movement Talk with Frances Valdez,” the show about immigration and other social justice issues. In this episode, you can learn more about New Majority Houston, a campaign that encourages Latino voters in Harris County, Texas to vote with the immigrant community. Bernardo Pena and former Civic Engagement Coordinator Mario Salinas talk with us about how the campaign hopes to mobilize registered voters by educating them about a local policy called 287(g)…

Meet the New Majority Houston in “Movement Talk with Frances Valdez”

Frances Valdez recently spoke to community members in the East End with a campaign called “New Majority Houston, ” a campaign that encourages Latino voters in Harris County, TX to vote with the immigrant community. The campaign hopes to mobilize registered voters by educating them about a local policy called 287(g)…