180 days podcast

This week’s edition of the America’s Voice podcast, “180 Days,” is now available. The weekly podcast covers what’s been happening in the weeks and months before the March 6, 2018 deadline for DACA. We cover the fight to protect Dreamers and pass the Dream Act – and other immigration news. ICE is becoming the political… Continue »

ICE, the Trump Administration’s interior immigration enforcement agency, is out of control, routinely engaging in political retaliation and indiscriminate arrests that are trampling on American values and separating American families. A close observer of the Trump Administration’s immigration extremism, CNN’s Tal Kopan, today writes a piece assessing ICE’s renewed focus on “low hanging fruit” – including many of the… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

America’s Voice ICYMI: CNN’s Tal Kopan on “How Trump Changed the Rules to Arrest More Non-criminal Immigrants” The Latest Episode of Our Podcast, “ICE and USCIS” is Available Now English AP Congress’ immigration push sputters as guns grab attention By Alan Fram March 02, 2018 Debate Report Canada braces for even more refugees and latest… Continue »

Philadelphia, PA — A Billy Penn piece tells the heart-wrenching story of Haitian family of four, three of whom came to the United States in January of 2010 as they were coping with the aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti. The husband and father, Samuel,* a food security analyst, stayed behind in Haiti to help with recovery efforts,… Continue »

200k Salvadoran TPS Holders Now Face Deportation A Harvard Crimson piece highlights a rally held yesterday by the Harvard TPS Coalition, where Coalition members – workers from Harvard’s campus unions – sent a loud and clear message to the Trump Administration that workers and immigrants affected by the program’s termination are “Here to Stay,” a phrase which has become a rallying… Continue »

ICE, the Trump Administration’s interior immigration enforcement agency, is out of control. “Unshackled” by the President and his enablers, ICE has become an unaccountable, political police force loyal to Donald Trump and his nativist vision rather than an agency that works for the American people and local governments to advance sound policies and public safety.… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

America’s Voice ICE is Becoming the Political Enforcer of Trumpism, Rather than Even-handed Defenders of Law and Order ICYMI: Harvard Crimson: “Students, Workers Rally to Support TPS Recipients” ICYMI: Billy Penn: “A Haitian woman in Philly and her two children face possible deportation as ‘protected status’ ends.” English AP 11,000 people renewed DACA in weeks after judge’s ruling… Continue »