2010/04/25: Journal Sentinel: Neumann-Ortiz a national voice for immigration issues

Christine Neumann-Ortiz, founder and executive director of Voces de la Frontera, a WNPJ member organization, is profiled in a Sunday story in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, which describes her as a national leader on immigration reform who is also "controversial and the target of fierce opposition."

"It's been a long struggle, but I have to remind myself and others that social justice is not achieved overnight," Neumann-Ortiz said as she prepared for yet another march for immigration reform on May 1. This march also will protest the passage of Arizona's tough new laws against illegal immigrants. "The Arizona law is a logical progression of the failure to enact immigration reform," she said. Read the story.