America’s Voice   Republican National Convention Digital Review: Day 2 The Trump Administration’s Real Record on Naturalization As South Sudan TPS Decision Date Nears, Immigration Justice Advocates Urge 18-Month Re-Designation & Extension The Most Anti-Immigrant President in History Cynically Uses Naturalization Ceremony as Political Theater English Associated Press US Citizenship Agency Drops Plan to Furlough… Continue »

Latest Update: In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of DACA and against the Trump Administration in June 2020, saying that the manner in which Trump ended DACA was “arbitrary and capricious”. Read our press statement here. And read the full decision here. However, a new memo was issued in July 2020 by… Continue »

Originally published as a mid-year review on July 28, 2019; updated on December 18, 2019 From the moment Donald Trump descended the Trump Tower escalator to launch his presidential bid in 2015, his attacks on immigrants have been unrelenting. Throughout 2019, the Trump Administration continued its cruel pattern of kicking out immigrants already here and… Continue »

America’s Voice Impeachment is not the same, 20 years later Why Denying Due Process and Endangering Asylum Seekers’ Lives Threatens to Destabilize Central America Even Further Texas Tribune: The Trump Administration Knew Family Separations Would Harm Children English The Wall Street Journal Private Texas Border Wall Caught in Legal Fight By Elizabeth Findell December 16,… Continue »

Growing Pushback Against Trump’s Policies to Block Asylum The Trump administration’s asylum and border policies, including Remain in Mexico or MPP and the so-called “safe third country” agreements with El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, are cruel and chaotic.  The growing consequences of the human rights crisis Trump and Stephen Miller’s policies have sparked are on… Continue »

This week, 18 faith and civic leaders were arrested at the U.S. Capitol protesting to draw attention to the Trump Administration’s plans to slash America’s refugee program. Remarkably, one of those arrested, Anne Richard, ran the refugee resettlement program for the Department of State for many years and left out of disgust at the decimation… Continue »

Administration Announces New Unlawful Regulation to Close Asylum to Most Central Americans and Others Today, the Trump administration announced that it will publish a new regulation going into effect tomorrow that will bar anyone, including children, from applying for asylum on the southern border if they pass through a third country.  For example, starting tomorrow,… Continue »

America’s Voice Trump Admin Prioritizes Border Wall Makeover As Children Lose Resources & Detention Conditions Worsen Trump Administration Policies Inflicting Harm on Children Las noticias más destacadas en español English LA Times (Opinion) We could have resolution for the ‘Dreamers,’ if the Republicans would let us By Scott Martelle June 06, 2019 Politico Magazine Why… Continue »

Originally published March 20, 2019; last updated June 6, 2019 There are now over 20 candidates vying to go up against Donald Trump in 2020, but unlike Trump, they all support a path to citizenship for the  11 million undocumented immigrants who call America home. In 2020, this will be a stark contrast to Trump,… Continue »

By Maribel Hastings and David Torres Last Sunday Donald Trump called Mexico an “abuser” because the country “only takes and never gives.” As the saying goes, “that’s like the pot calling the kettle black.” Because not only have the immigration policies of this president been abusive, above all the separation of families at the border,… Continue »