TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to Stand Against Hate and Protect Our Muslim, Refugee, and Asylum Seeking Neighbors

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The administration has repeatedly attacked refugees, asylum seekers, and our Muslim neighbors. Through a series of refugee, asylum, and Muslim bans, the administration has prolonged family separation, undermined our moral and legal obligations to the most vulnerable, and discriminated against people based of their faith or nationality. It is more important than ever for Members of Congress to hear that …

URGENT: Tell Congress to Oppose the Immoral, Unconstitutional National Emergency that Fuels Militarized Border Communities

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The President has just declared a national emergency to circumvent Congress and the U.S. Constitution to expand a harmful and immoral border wall. The only crisis at our southern border is the humanitarian and moral crisis manufactured by this administration. The administration has separated children from their families, undermined child and asylum protections, and fueled the militarization of border communities. …

TAKE ACTION NOW: Urge Congress Protect All Dreamers, TPS Holders, and DED Recipients

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Join us in urging Congress to protect all dreamers, TPS holders and DED recipients by passing a permanent, legislative solution with a pathway to citizenship. On Wednesday, March 6th, the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on the human impacts of terminating important programs like DACA, Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designations, and Liberian Deferred Enforced Departure (DED), which were …

TAKE ACTION TODAY: Urge Congress and DHS to Protect South Sudanese TPS Holders

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March 31, 2019 is the deadline for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to determine whether to eliminate or extend and redesignate TPS for hundreds of South Sudanese currently in the US. Since South Sudan first received TPS protections, the country has continued to face ongoing violence, including pervasive sexual and gender-based violence used as a weapon of war. South …

Action Alert: Tell Your Members of Congress to Protect Refugees, Asylum Seekers, and Families Seeking Protection

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Currently, there are more than 68.5 million people displaced from their homes, worldwide. We are also facing the largest global refugee crisis in recorded history, with 25.4 million registered refugees searching for safety. Additionally, we are seeing unprecedented numbers of asylum seekers, with 3.1 million people awaiting asylum decisions. Refugee resettlement saves lives, encourages other countries to keep their doors …

URGENT: Tell Senators to Oppose Border Wall Package and Responsibly Reopen the Government Without Hurting Asylum Seekers

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Right now, the Senate is considering a harmful spending package that would further militarize border communities, turn asylum seekers back to harm, and reverse anti-trafficking protections. None of the policies in Trump’s proposal would provide permanent solutions for dreamers or individuals with Temporary Protected Status (TPS), who are facing threats of deportation since President Trump terminated DACA for 800,000 immigrant …

URGENT: Tell Congress to Responsibly Reopen the Government and Reject Increases for Detention, Deportations, and Border Militarization

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Today, January 24th, Congress is considering multiple proposals to end the partial government shutdown. It is critical that we urge all Members of Congress to responsibly reopen the government without endangering our immigrant neighbors or further militarizing border communities. As the longest shutdown in history enters its 34th day, the consequences of lost paychecks and slowed services are dire for millions …

URGENT: Stop the Administration from Banning Asylum Seekers and Families Seeking Protection

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On November 9th, President Trump signed a proclamation that bans certain asylum seekers from seeking protection in the United States. This proclamation is cruel, unnecessary, and illegal. It has life or death consequences for families and individuals who are fleeing violence, desperation, and persecution. All people have the right to seek a safe place to call home, and seeking asylum is protected …

URGENT: Tell Congress to Protect Refugees & Save the Resettlement Program

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January 27th marks two years of attacks by the administration against refugees and Muslims. During this time, we’ve seen firsthand the painful human impacts of negative administrative changes and the series of refugee and Muslim bans. They have also endangered our capacity as a nation to welcome refugees – a core tenet across faith traditions. Despite outcry from both Republicans …