Category Archives: Immigration

SANCTUARY CITIES

first published in BeyondChron.org, August 1, 2017 San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi addressing news media at San Francisco’s Hall of Justice following Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez’s arraignment, July 7, 2015. Photo by Michael Macor for the San Francisco Chronicle.

SANCTUARY CITIES

first published in BeyondChron.org, August 1, 2017 San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi addressing news media at San Francisco’s Hall of Justice following Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez’s arraignment, July 7, 2015. Photo by Michael Macor for the San Francisco Chronicle.

LOADED GUN & AUTO BREAK-INS

first published in 48 hills, July 21, 2017 Federal agent’s loaded gun, left unsecured in a car, killed Kate Steinle So why is all the attention on an immigrant who was at the end of an unfortunate chain of events?

LOADED GUN & AUTO BREAK-INS

first published in 48 hills, July 21, 2017 Federal agent’s loaded gun, left unsecured in a car, killed Kate Steinle So why is all the attention on an immigrant who was at the end of an unfortunate chain of events?

A SO-CALLED DANGEROUS FELON

first published in 48 hills, July 18, 2017 Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez. A ‘dangerous felon’ who was never convicted of a violent crime The ‘seven felony convictions’ of Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez are all minor — but that’s not what

A SO-CALLED DANGEROUS FELON

first published in 48 hills, July 18, 2017 Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez. A ‘dangerous felon’ who was never convicted of a violent crime The ‘seven felony convictions’ of Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez are all minor — but that’s not what

SIG SAUER ACCIDENTAL DISCHARGES

first published in the San Francisco Examiner, July 11, 2017 Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez, during an interview with a TV reporter, July 5, 2015. A gun’s history of accidental discharges by Matt Gonzalez Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez is accused of

SIG SAUER ACCIDENTAL DISCHARGES

first published in the San Francisco Examiner, July 11, 2017 Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez, during an interview with a TV reporter, July 5, 2015. A gun’s history of accidental discharges by Matt Gonzalez Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez is accused of

KATE’S LAW

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, July 5, 2017 Lawyers for Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez, Matt Gonzalez & Francisco Ugarte, leave Department 9 of the San Francisco Superior Court after Lopez Sanchez’s arraignment, July 7, 2015. Photo by Justin

KATE’S LAW

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, July 5, 2017 Lawyers for Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez, Matt Gonzalez & Francisco Ugarte, leave Department 9 of the San Francisco Superior Court after Lopez Sanchez’s arraignment, July 7, 2015. Photo by Justin

BORDER WALL

original to The Matt Gonzalez Reader, November 7, 2016 Luis Pinto’s installation for “Welcome to the Left Coast” exhibition at the Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, May 13, 2016. Curated by Andres Guerrero and Matt Gonzalez. Build the Wall by

BORDER WALL

original to The Matt Gonzalez Reader, November 7, 2016 Luis Pinto’s installation for “Welcome to the Left Coast” exhibition at the Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, May 13, 2016. Curated by Andres Guerrero and Matt Gonzalez. Build the Wall by

NONCITIZEN VOTING

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, October 7, 2016 Collage over a photograph by Tina Modotti by Matt Gonzalez, 2010. Prop. N: Allows noncitizens to vote for school board by Matt Gonzalez Proposition N seeks to achieve two things:

NONCITIZEN VOTING

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, October 7, 2016 Collage over a photograph by Tina Modotti by Matt Gonzalez, 2010. Prop. N: Allows noncitizens to vote for school board by Matt Gonzalez Proposition N seeks to achieve two things: