Students at San Jose State University will begin the semester with news that racist and anti-immigrant fliers were discovered on campus. “These are troubling times in which we live,” said the university’s president Dr. Mary A. Papazian via a blog post where she addressed the situation. SJSU is not the first campus in the nation… Continue »

A recording of today’s call is available here.   Earlier today, Rep. Donna Shalala (FL-27) joined a Venezuelan who would benefit from Temporary Protected Status (TPS), as well as country condition experts to discuss the urgent and critical need to create permanent protections for Venezuelans fleeing the Maduro regime. On the call, speakers highlighted the extreme… Continue »

On the heels of multiple reports of horrific conditions in DHS detention and just after an appellate court’s ruling against the federal government who vigorously argued that edible food, clean water, and basic hygiene items are not required for safe and sanitary detention conditions, the Trump administration announced the finalization of a regulation proposed last… Continue »

In her newest Washington Post syndicated column, Catherine Rampell writes “Stephen Miller is right about immigration — but not in the way that he means,” analyzing why one quote from his recent Post profile encapsulates Miller’s worldview toward immigrants while underscoring why his anti-immigrant animus is flat-out wrong.  As Rampell writes: “In a Post profile… Continue »

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Yesterday, America’s Voice sent a letter to the board members of the Foundation for the Carolinas regarding its funding of organizations deemed “hate groups” by the Southern Poverty Law Center. Per the Foundation’s financial statements from 2014 until 2017, the foundation has disbursed more than $11 million to groups like the Center for Immigration Studies… Continue »

“Families and children should be free and in homes with their loved ones, not jailed indefinitely in unsafe and uncertified facilities.” The following is a statement from Pili Tobar, Deputy Director of America’s Voice, regarding the finalization of the Trump administration’s regulation to allow for more and longer detention of children under weaker standards of… Continue »

America’s Voice Rep. Shalala, Potential Venezuela TPS Holder & Country Experts Discuss Urgent Need for Venezuelan TPS Trump Administration Finalizes Regulation to Indefinitely Detain More Immigrant Children With Less Accountability ICYMI: Catherine Rampell Eviscerates Stephen Miller’s Take on Immigration America’s Voice Calls on Foundation for the Carolinas to Stop Funding Hate Pili Tobar on Administration’s… Continue »

President Trump, Stephen Miller, and hardline anti-immigrant allies have forced a referendum on immigration and immigrants in America. And it seems they are losing. A new Reuters/Ipsos poll is the latest study that captures how Americans are increasingly rejecting the Trump/Miller vision and embracing pragmatic pro-immigrant policies. The massive Reuters/Ipsos poll of more than 4,000… Continue »

Trump takes DACA to the Supreme Court in Effort to Drive Immigrant Youth Out of America On Monday, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a brief to end DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has protected 700,000 Dreamers from deportation and allowed them to work over the last seven years. The… Continue »

Durante el fin de semana, dos de los principales diarios de Estados Unidos, The New York Times y The Washington Post, dedicaron artículos de primera plana a la polémica figura del asesor presidencial, Stephen Miller, el principal arquitecto de la política antiinmigrante del gobierno de Donald Trump. Nada de lo descrito sorprende a quienes abogamos por los derechos… Continue »