TAKE ACTION NOW: Protect Refugee Resettlement and Oppose the Ban

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On January 27, 2017 the Trump Administration released Executive Orders banning individuals from seven (then six) Muslim-majority countries and all refugees from entering the country. Thousands took to the streets and flooded airports where people from Muslim-majority countries and refugees were being detained and, in many cases, sent back. Since that time, the administration has issued multiple additional bans on …

Tell Congress to Enact the Dream Act of 2017 and Protect Immigrant Youth!

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President Trump terminated the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, turning our nation’s back on undocumented immigrant youth who are valued members of our communities. The consequences of repealing DACA are immediate, devastating, and profound. No new DACA applications are being considered, and current DACA recipients are already seeing their protections revoked. DACA has protected nearly 800,000 immigrant youth from deportation …

URGENT ACTION NEEDED: Tell Congress and the Administration to Protect our Salvadoran Neighbors and Uphold Our American Values

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This morning, the Trump administration announced its decision to terminate Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador. This decision follows the administration’s recent announcements terminating TPS designations for Haiti, Sudan, and Nicaragua, as well as ending the Central American Minors (CAM) program that protected children fleeing violence in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras and reunited them with a parent in the United …

TAKE ACTION TODAY: Urge the Administration to Extend TPS for El Salvador for at least 18 Months

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The deadline for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to decide whether to extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for El Salvador is January 8, 2018. Join us in calling on Congress and urging the administration to do everything in their power to see El Salvador’s TPS designation extended for at least another 18 months. El Salvador remains unable to adequately …

URGENT: TAKE ACTION TODAY! Tell Congress and the White House that you OPPOSE Pres. Trump’s Latest Refugee Ban

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President Trump has rewritten his executive order to: Ban refugees from Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Mali, North Korea, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Syria, Yemen, and stateless Palestinians for 90 days, in addition to the 120 day refugee ban that expired on October 24th. Indefinitely suspend the following to join process for refugees who have been separated from their spouse and children …

Join National Week of Action to Stand with TPS Holders (now through Wednesday, 10/25)

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Dear Friends, The administration has already begun terminating Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for some nationalities, and as they make decisions about other populations with TPS, the lives of over 330,000 people are in danger. Right now, over 250 TPS holders are in Washington, DC to advocate for their right to remain in the United States. Join TPS holders, immigrants’ rights …

Stop Trump from Dismantling Refugee Resettlement – A Refugee Admissions Cap of 45,000 Is Inexcusable

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NOW IS THE TIME: Stop Trump from Dismantling Refugee Resettlement A Refugee Admissions Cap of 45,000 Is Inexcusable  Background: The Trump administration has set the refugee admissions ceiling for next fiscal year at 45,000 – the lowest level in U.S. history. The average admissions cap from when The Refugee Act of 1980 passed up till today has been 95,000, with …

URGENT: Stop Trump from Dismantling Refugee Resettlement

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URGENT: Stop Trump from Dismantling Refugee Resettlement A Refugee Admissions Goal of Less than 75,000 Is Inexcusable Background: News outlets are reporting that the Trump administration may set the refugee admissions goal for next fiscal year at less than 50,000 – which would already be the lowest goal in U.S. history. The average admissions goal from when The Refugee Act …

URGENT ACTION NEEDED NOW: Tell Congress to Enact the Dream Act of 2017 and Protect Immigrant Youth!

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President Trump has announced an end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, turning our nation’s back on undocumented immigrant youth who are valued members of our communities. The consequences of repealing DACA are immediate, devastating, and profound. No new DACA applications filed after today will be considered, and current DACA recipients will see their protection revoked starting …

Tell the White House & Congress that You OPPOSE Terminating DACA

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URGENT: TAKE ACTION NOW Tell the White House & Congress that You OPPOSE Terminating DACA! News sources are reporting that President Trump is considering terminating the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. This move would turn our nation’s back on immigrant youth who are valued members of our communities. Terminating DACA would place the nearly 800,000 DREAMers whom the …