July 18, 2019
... Sonia Nazario understands that the debate over immigration in America cannot be reduced to black or white, right or wrong. In ... Nazario will share the importance of humanizing immigration — of getting to the roots of why families are migrating in ... Enrique's Journey
Marcela Ruiz , Chief of the Immigration and Refugee Programs Branch, California Department of Social ...
August 15, 2019
... generate a big-picture, evidence-driven vision of the role immigration can and should play in America’s future. Drawing from research, ... and legislative—that reflect new realities and needs for immigration to continue to be a comparative advantage for the United States as ...
... Advancing Justice-LA present Inside the Numbers: How Immigration Shapes Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities. The ... contributions to the U.S. economy. The report covers immigration pathways, examines what is not working in the current immigration ...
Do Family Separation and Detention Deter Immigration? ...
... which accelerated after the passage of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 . Forcibly ... in border states.
Fund efforts to shift the narrative about immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers, particularly those that seek to ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... the response.
In late October, U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) ended “Safe Release,” a program ... numbers. The current site, already nearing capacity, sleeps about 120 individuals and feeds up to 250 people a day. Many arrive very sick, ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... care, and housing assistance programs for fear of potential immigration consequences, as well as radically reshape how we admit future ... other qualified staff to help immigrants make determinations about what actions they should take in their specific situations. As community ...
... barriers related to their or their family members’ immigration status, policies and programs that fall short of addressing their ...
... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... bear the burden of tracking down their loved ones, worrying about their well-being, and attempting to link their cases. Multiple ...
... Laredo, and El Paso, Texas to gather information about the implementation and impact of these policies. Researchers visited five federal courts, seven ports of entry, and nine immigration detention facilities.
Zero-Tolerance Criminal ...
February 13, 2018
... of deportation.
These efforts are vital. Restrictive immigration policies and increased enforcement are causing fear and toxic ... impacts the entire community. They are facing uncertainty about their legal status and fear they may lose permission to remain in the ...
March 8, 2018
New restrictions on immigration and increased immigration enforcement under the Trump Administration are having a profound ... , American Academy of Pediatrics
The Effect of Hostile Immigration Policies on Children's Mental Health , The Children's Prtnership, ...
... three family detention centers with a combined capacity of about 3,300 beds. As the Trump administration prepares to ramp up family detention, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is reportedly exploring options to ...
October 11, 2018
Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... to grant makers in the anti-poverty, economic mobility and immigration policy fields, and a discussion of actions that can be taken now to ...
What is Public Charge?
Part of federal immigration law for over a hundred years, the “public charge” test is ... strong and productive, and raise children who thrive. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
November 20, 2018
... asylum-seeking families, 31 people in total, dropped off by immigration officials shortly before 4 p.m. on Monday.
She led the group, about half parents and half children, mostly between the ages of 3 and 8, to ...
December 4, 2018
... to the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in opposition to the proposed ‘public charge’ rule ... negative public sentiment and perpetuate a false narrative about immigrant families that stokes the bias, fear and hatred that threaten ...
April 18, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... program design, policymaking, and litigation? This Monthly Immigration Policy Call will delve deeper into how children are experiencing ... harm.
Neha Desai , Attorney, Director, Immigration, National Center for Youth Law
Cory Schindel , Deputy ...