June 18, 2020
... organizations that serve them largely remain invisible in immigration policy discussions and for philanthropy. In honor ... Network Carl Hamad-Lipscombe, Black Alliance for Just Immigration Jonathan Jayes-Green, UndocuBlack Network ... M. Jozef, Haitian Bridge Alliance RECENT HISTORY OF IMMIGRATION The webinar highlighted two sets of circumstances ...
Description Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants ... economic, and social life of their new communities. Adult education services offered through a federal-state ... to grant makers in the anti-poverty, economic mobility and immigration policy fields, and a discussion of actions that ...
October 11, 2018
... from concrete examples--especially for immigrant workers, education funding, and families with children--nationally and ...
October 20, 2020
... which naturally work at the intersection of race and immigration, are often told that they neither fit in the immigration portfolio nor under racial equity. Immigration funders need to deepen their understanding of the ...
June 17, 2019
Resources for DACA Advocacy IMMIGRATION, AND COVID-19 Even as the coronavirus sickens ... the Potential Outcomes of the DACA Case National Immigration Law Center This article outlines the legal ... for the DACA Decision Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration This toolkit provides leaders in ...
... in COVID-19 recovery efforts. Black Alliance for Just Immigration , BLMP envisions a world where no one is forced ... of all Black people through community-building, political education, creating access to direct services, and organizing ...
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... of critical issues—health, justice, workers, education and housing—as the state makes critical budget ... wage jobs; building a caring economy; strengthening an education system that prepares youth with the skills to ...
July 9, 2020
... 2017 DACA rescission memorandum, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has taken no public steps to ... have made great strides ; they have pursued higher education, advanced their careers, enlisted in the military ...
July 13, 2020
On June 18, 2020 the U.S. Supreme Court sided with DACA recipients ruling that the way in which the Trump administration rescinded the DACA program in 2017 was unlawful. The decision is a huge victory for immigrant communities and their allies who mobilized to protect the DACA program.
... All eligible individuals are encouraged to consult with an immigration attorney to apply for, or renew, their DACA ... Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) at Yale Law School, the National Immigration Law Center (NILC), and lawyers at MRNY. The ... and deporting thousands, to severely restricting lawful immigration, to militarizing the border. At the insistence of ...
June 18, 2020
Today, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration’s attempt to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). While the decision was made on procedural grounds and not on the merits of the program, it nevertheless provides a reprieve for 650,000 immigrants and their families, including more than 250,000 U.S.-citizen children.
June 18, 2020
In January 2019, I reflected on the extreme anti-immigrant policies that have come out of the White House over the past two years, the resulting human devastation, and the attacks that are expected to continue for the foreseeable future. I called on philanthropy to dream big and act with courage because we can only combat these injustices if we have a vision that surpasses the opposition’s in ambition and scope.
June 5, 2019
... in people’s lives. “more than 100,000 people in immigration detention;” “potentially closing off ... entrench hate in our culture; “…we need comprehensive immigration reform policy.” It is clear that our ... underscoring the way many Americans view issues such as immigration. These shifts are noisy and often disruptive. ...
October 10, 2019
Justice. Belonging. Humanity. Courage. Solidarity.
Grounded in these values that drive our mission, GCIR condemns racism and racial terror. We condemn the racism and racial terror that have oppressed and brutalized African Americans for more than 400 years.
June 1, 2020
As an organization dedicated to advancing justice and equity for all, we at GCIR are appalled at the insurrection, violence, and rioting we witnessed earlier this week, which were direct consequences of the divisive rhetoric and oppressive policies promulgated by Trump and his enablers over the past four years.
January 8, 2021
... Equity Marielena Hincapié, Executive Director, National Immigration Law Center Angie Junck, Director, Human Rights ...
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This funder briefing will contextualize state and federal tax policy shifts, provide lessons learned from the field, and offer opportunities for peer-to-peer learning, collaboration, and action planning.
September 6, 2018
... afforded by the DACA program. We urge Congress to pass immigration reform that will enable undocumented youth and ...
June 18, 2020