• Help Us Fundraise for Season 4 of Osito!

    Thursday, September 1, 2016

    Click HERE for our GoFundMe page. Dear art-supporting community, We are Julio Salgado and Jesús Iñiguez, co-funders of DreamersAdrift. We started DreamersAdrift nearly six years ago as a media platform for undocumented immigrants to tell our stories own stories in a creative and humanizing way that mainstream media was failing to do. In the past […]

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Sep / 12

The Fight to Save DACA Exposes the Sour Side of Complacency Within the Immigrant Rights Movement

By Nancy Meza, Zacil Pech, and Ilse Escobar – Immigrant Womxn of Color, writing in 100° weather last weekend. Laboring for the movement, once again. Things are getting real really quick. On September 5th, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was rescinded in another attack on our community — on top of deportations, police killings, […]

Sep / 1

Help Us Fundraise for Season 4 of Osito!

Click HERE for our GoFundMe page. Dear art-supporting community, We are Julio Salgado and Jesús Iñiguez, co-funders of DreamersAdrift. We started DreamersAdrift nearly six years ago as a media platform for undocumented immigrants to tell our stories own stories in a creative and humanizing way that mainstream media was failing to do. In the past […]

Aug / 31

Osito: Poppers (Ep. 15)

In this episode, Osito finds himself having to explain what “poppers” are to his roommate. Written by Julio Salgado. Captured and edited by Jesús Iñiguez. Featuring music by Little Francisco Greaves “Moving-Grooving,” courtesy of Jesús record collection. Little Francisco: if you’re out there, reading this somehow, please let Pita Luja know that they killed it […]

Feb / 12

An open Letter to our “Allies”: Stop Telling Us What We Can and Can’t Identify As

by Luis Nolasco and Yessica Gonzalez, two bitter illegalz  “No Human Being is illegal,” allies like to shout at the top of their lungs when we choose to reclaim our identities as “illegal”.   First and foremost, we are tired of being apologetic. We are reclaiming the use of the word similarly to the LGBTQ […]

Feb / 5

Low-Profile Illegal Alien Endorses Donald Trump

by Jesús Iñiguez The last several days have seen a flurry of high profile undocumented activists drawing lines in the sand as to which Democrat contender will be the one to get the DREAMer backing in the upcoming presidential election. Prominent DREAMers from both the Clinton and Sanders camps have sniped at each other via […]