On December 24, 2009, Change.org posted a list of the Top 10 Immigrant Rights Victories of 2009. For Number 6 on their list, the organization listed the efforts of immigrant youth who have used social networking media to try to halt their deportations. The article specifically mentioned Global Justice Law Group client, Jorge Alonso-Chehade, as one of the primary advocates for this cause as well as fellow DREAM Act candidates, Noe Guzman from Missouri, Walter Lara in Florida, Taha in New Jersey, and Herta Llusho in Michigan
Change.org is a social entrepreneurship venture based in San Francisco, CA that seeks to be a central platform for informing and empowering movements for social change around the most important issues of our time. You can view the entire list of Top Immigrant Rights Victories, and other stories, at http://immigration.change.org/blog/view/top_10_immigrant_rights_victories_of_2009.