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Investigative Research Intern

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Internship opportunity:

Researching the Profiteers from ICE Surveillance, Immigrant Detention, and the Border Industries

Follow the money… Investigate the industries of immigrant detention and mass surveillance, the U.S. Mexico border wall and the exploitation of immigrant and border communities.

Help us expose the profiteers from state violence!

This internship is for six (6) months with possible extension, working part-time (20 hours a week, flexible), remotely, earning $20.00 per hour. There are no benefits under this internship. This internship is based out of Oakland, CA but will consider candidates from other US cities as the organization is working remotely due to COVID.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities: The key responsibilities of the position include the following:

  1. Maintain the Investigate online database www.afsc.org/investigate, update information about companies and campaigns, manage a database of relevant sources, contacts and resources;
  2. Conduct corporate research about the prisons and border industries, write short summaries about companies and industries;
  3. Create resources for activists and investors to support more initiatives targeting these corporations.   

For more information: Please click here to review the full job description.

Application Instructions: Please send a Cover Letter regarding your relevant activist and research experience, including your Resume and a short (2 pages max) writing sample to investigate@afsc.orgApplications due by April 16th, 2021. 

Internship opportunity:

Researching the Profiteers from ICE Surveillance, Immigrant Detention, and the Border Industries

Follow the money… Investigate the industries of immigrant detention and mass surveillance, the U.S. Mexico border…

Details at a Glance

  • Application Deadline
    April 16, 2021
  • Payment
    Hourly
  • Stipend / Wage
    20.00
  • Hours Per Week
    20 hours per week (flexible)

How to Apply

Please send a Cover Letter regarding your relevant activist and research experience, including your Resume and a short (2 pages max) writing sample to investigate@afsc.orgApplications due by April 16th, 2021. 

Please send a Cover Letter regarding your relevant activist and research experience, including your Resume and a short (2 pages max) writing sample to investigate@afsc.org…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Oakland, CA
Associated Location
Oakland, CA

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