On June 10 Fabian Rebolledo successfully had his felony conviction re-sentenced as a misdemeanor, thereby giving him the right to petition the Department of Homeland Security for repatriation to the United States.
Rebolledo, promised automatic citizenship by military recruiters, joined the ranks of thousands of non-citizen military personnel serving in this country’s armed services. Contrary to the promises made to him, Rebolledo never got his citizenship.
In my last article from March 26, I began to describe the plight of…
In October of 2011, I created the San Francisco Veterans Mural Project (Veterans Alley), which…
On Friday, Oct. 10, the San Francisco Veterans Memorial was officially dedicated in the heart of the city’s Civic Center.
Jeff Brown is a U.S. military combat veteran who fought both in Baghdad and the infamous city of Fallujah. As a crewmember assigned to a mobile field artillery unit, he serviced, drove and fired munitions from one of several thousand U.S. Army vehicles during the opening phases of the Iraq War.
A memorial service was conducted on May 15 at the University of San Francisco for Jennifer Moreno, who died in Afghanistan October 6, 2013.
Hector Barrios—an elder and honorably discharged U.S. military deported veteran—passed away on the morning of April 20 in Tijuana, Mexico. He was 70.