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Angélica Cházaro


Angélica Cházaro writes, organizes, and teaches about immigration, abolition, and the carceral state. She works as an assistant professor at the University of Washington School of Law. For seven years, she worked as an attorney with the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project in Seattle, specializing in representing immigration survivors of violence. She has organized with La Resistencia to end immigrant detention in Washington State, with No New Youth Jail to stop the construction of a youth jail and court in King County, WA, and most recently with Decriminalize Seattle and Solidarity Budget to defund the Seattle Police Department and increase investments in Black and Brown communities.