In many respects, the Biden administration has failed Black migrants. Despite national uproar against the most recent images of Black Haitian migrants being abused by Border Patrol agents at the southern border, Biden continues to deport Haitian immigrants back to the instability they escaped. This is just one example of many policies that disproportionately harm… Continue »

America’s Voice   Black Immigration Activists and Allies Rally Against the Mistreatment & Disregard of Black Migrants by the Biden Administration Murky immigration reform, at a crossroads English Bloomberg Government Immigrant Protections Short of Path to Citizenship Gain Traction By Ellen Gilmer October 14, 2021 KSNV Local immigrant families host rally calling for permanent residency… Continue »

What are workplace raids?  According to NILC, after the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA) was created, employers were supposed to be penalized for hiring unauthorized workers. While the rule was set in place to target employers, it has primarily been undocumented immigrants, their families, and communities that have paid the price. During… Continue »

America’s Voice   Immigration 101: Workplace raids The “Growing Gulf” Between the Biden Administration’s Stated Vision and its Mistreatment of Haitians English Associated Press Dems Consider New Immigration Plan for Domestic Policy Bill By Alan Fram October 13, 2021 The New York Times Democrats Scramble to Keep Immigration Overhaul Alive in Reconciliation Bill By Zolan… Continue »

America’s Voice   Encrucijada ante una reforma migratoria poco clara Advocates Frame Next Stage of Legislative Push to Legalize Millions of Undocumented Immigrants English USA Today ‘We can’t wait’: Immigration advocates worry time is running out to pass a pathway to citizenship By Rebecca Morin October 13, 2021 Fox Business AOC urges Schumer, Pelosi to… Continue »

English Daily Kos GOP governors ignore COVID-19 cases in their states to join Greg Abbott for yet another border stunt By Gabe Ortiz October 08, 2021 The New York Times ‘We Suffer While You Debate’: Many Fear Being Left Behind as Democrats Trim Spending Bill By Zolan Kanno-Youngs and Jim Tankersley October 11, 2021 The… Continue »

America’s Voice   Chorus of Voices Echo Former Haiti Special Envoy: “Deportation Back to Haiti is Not the Answer Right Now” English The Washington Post ‘People will always come’: Inside a Haitian’s journey without end By Arelis R. Hernández and Whitney Leaming October 07, 2021 Reuters Migrants’ hopes dashed by surprise deportation to Haiti from… Continue »

OVERVIEW  The public has seen the devastating images of Haitian migrants being abused by Border Patrol agents on horseback. The images of Black refugees have reflected long-standing anti-Black policies within our immigration system. Less than 5% of Haitians at the border are granted asylum and left with an impossible decision: to stay in Mexico where… Continue »

English The Arizona Republic In Texas, Republican governors call on Biden to secure US-Mexico border, finish Trump’s wall By Stacey Barchenger October 06, 2021 TriplePundit As the Battle Over U.S. Immigration Reform Heats Up, Business Stays Largely Silent By Mary Mazzoni October 06, 2021 El Semanario (CO, NM) Immigrants Always Have a Plan B By… Continue »

America’s Voice   As COVID Runs Wild in their States, GOP Governors Head to Texas to Fear Monger about Black Refugees English USA Today ‘We’re ready’: After issues in Del Rio, Mayorkas says DHS is prepared for additional groups of Haitian migrants By Rebecca Morin October 05, 2021 The Hill 92 legal scholars call on… Continue »