Immigration

Act for Migrant Day Justice!

Tear Down the Walls! Support the National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (NNIRR) on International Migrants Day Join the Migrant Day ‘Tweet Storm’ Tomorrow Tomorrow, December 18,  International Migrants’ Day will be celebrated around the world. Please join us in organizing activities to call for Justice and Dignity for ALL migrants in the U.S. and…

Not One More.

Today’s NY Times editorial calls on Obama to act now without waiting for Congress to fix immigration and stop needless deportations. Call the White House at (202) 456-1111 TELL THEM: NOT ONE MORE DEPORTATION!  SHUT DOWN STREAMLINE! End Operation Streamline! Stop the Deportations! We want real immigration reform with legalization for all! No more militarization of the…

Act Now to End Operation Streamline and the Criminalization of Migrants

by Chuck Kaufman, National Co-Coordinator, Alliance for Global Justice   Operation Streamline is the “best kept secret” of federal immigration policy according to Tucson, AZ attorney and immigrant rights activist Isabel Garcia. In the early morning of Oct. 11, twelve activists, including me, chained themselves around the front tires of two Border Patrol buses which…

Set the Dreamers Free! Let Them Stay Home!

The “Dreamers” are leaders of the undocumented youth movement.  On July 22, 2013, Dreamers who had “self-deported” to Mexico crossed back into the US in Caps and Gowns to demand that they be allowed to come home to graduate.  This action and the solidarity protest were organized by the National Immigrant Youth Alliance, one of…