Adhikaar, Catholic Legal Immigration Network Inc.(CLINIC), and America’s Voice Condemn Decision to Terminate TPS for Nepalis Advocacy groups are speaking out against the Trump Administration’s announcement yesterday that it will terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nepali holders. Legal and policy experts agree that Nepal is not ready to integrate thousands of people back into the… Continue »

Maria Sacchetti of The Washington Post is reporting that the “The nation’s top immigration and border officials are urging Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to detain and prosecute all parents caught crossing the Mexican border illegally with their children, a stark change in policy that would result in the separation of families that until now have mostly been kept… Continue »

In a new piece, conservative Washington Post columnist Jennifer Rubin analyzes new Axios data and issues a warning to Republicans ahead of November’s elections: the GOP-generated Dreamer debacle may pave the way for Democrats. Rubin concludes, “Trump and Republicans more generally have played the anti-immigrant and “build the wall” cards over and over. Trump has given critics of his response to… Continue »

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English The Hill DHS ends protected status for Nepal By Rafael Bernal April 26, 2018 AP Migrant ‘caravan’ gathers on US-Mexico border By Geraldo Carrillo and Elliot Spagat April 27, 2018 Reuters Migrants in caravan at U.S. border bide time ahead of crossing By Delphine Schrank April 26, 2018 New York Times (Opinion) After Arduous… Continue »

Buscar en la memoria las razones por las que un inmigrante decidió un buen día dejar todo para forjar un nuevo destino alejado de su origen, conlleva, sobre todo, un acto de honestidad personal. Porque salvar la vida debe ser en verdad el factor límite que empuja a los seres humanos a emigrar literalmente con… Continue »

Preocupa sobremanera el incesante incremento de los casos de discriminación racial en este país. Desde que Donald Trump asumió la presidencia, la violencia racial en contra de grupos minoritarios no ha dejado de estar presente como tema en las noticias. De hecho, se puede decir con certeza que el efecto que ha tenido este mandatario… Continue »

A Is For America podcast

The latest episode of our podcast, “A is for America”, features an interview with Stephanie Teatro, the co-director of the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition (TIRRC). Listen below or tune in via iTunes, Google Play, or your favorite podcast app. This week, a federal judge handed down another ruling against the Trump Administration on… Continue »

A recording of today’s call is available here The latest report on the border shows more inhumane actions taken by Customs and Border Protection (CBP), with CBP intentionally separating families “as a way to deter migrants from coming here.” On a press call, experts and advocates discussed the effects these types of actions have on migrant families, the… Continue »

Today, the Trump Administration announced it would terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for approximately 9,000 Nepali TPS holders, subjecting hardworking, tax-paying, and integral contributors to the fabric of our nation to deportation. According to Pili Tobar, Managing Director of America’s Voice: This Administration’s motion today to terminate TPS for Nepal marks the fifth in a string of heartless… Continue »

New York, N.Y. – TODAY, the Trump Administration announced that it is terminating the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program for Nepal. The termination will take effect June 24, 2019. The TPS program has benefited 14,791 Nepalis since the country was first designated after the devastating earthquakes on April 25, 2015. Currently almost 9,000 Nepalis legally reside in… Continue »