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Local Organizations Denounce Trump Plan for Ending the Admissions of Refugees

When word leaked yesterday that the Trump administration was planning on reducing the number of refugees admitted next year to zero, the New York...

Trump Considers Ending the Admission of Virtually All Refugees

The Trump administration is considering ending all new refugee admissions to the United States beginning in October. Every year the president announces an annual...

Historian Compares Resistance to ICE Raids with Resistance to Fugitive Slave Act

Kate Masur, associate professor of history at Northwestern University, is one of our country's leading historians of the Civil War and Reconstruction Eras. She...

Update on Trump’s “Very Successful” ICE Raids: Most Failed!

Yesterday, Donald Trump boasted about the success of the ICE raids he promised would take place on Sunday. Trump told reporters that, “Many, many...

Catholic Day of Action for Immigrant Children July 18

Catholic Day of Action for Immigrant Children July 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT Images of immigrant children detained in cages, separated from family members, and living...

Riverhead Vigil Draws 250 to Protest Mass Detentions of Refugee Families

Riverhead was the scene Friday of a vigil protesting the mass detention of refugees at the Southwestern border. One of five Lights for Liberty...

Sag Harbor Walks With Immigrants: Show of Unity With Threatened Community

Sunday saw  scores of people join in the Interdependence Walk in Sag Harbor in support of immigrant communites under attack. The event was organized...

Protesters Demand Amazon End Development of Facial Recognition Technology for ICE

Protesters massed outside of Jeff Bezos's home on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan to denounce a secret deal between Amazon and ICE for facial recognition...

Your Questions: “Aren’t these raids directed against ten cities, why should Long Island immigrants...

It has been widely reported that the planned ICE raids will target "Ten Major Cities." That is not true. It will target immigrants with...

ICE Raids Appear to Have Begun in New York City

Donald Trump's ICE raids apparently began this morning in New York City. A raid in Harlem and two raids in Sunset Park Brooklyn were...

Vigils Around Long Island Call for End to Immigrant Detention Camps

More than a thousand people called for justice for immigrant children at four vigils around Long Island tonight. At a large gathering of more...

Trump Confirms that ICE Raids Begin on Sunday

Donald Trump confirmed today that ICE raids will begin this weekend. Trump told reporters “It starts on Sunday and gonna take people out...

Free Know Your Rights Tool Kits for Immigrants Worried About ICE Raids

The New York Immigration Coalition has made available Know Your Rights Toolkits in fourteen languages so immigrants can Know Your Rights in the event...

Phone Number to Call for Long Islanders Caught in ICE Raids

The New York State Office for New Americans (ONA) is advising families who have members arrested in the ICE raids set to begin this...

Free Legal Guide to Help Those Arrested in Raids Reopen “Deport Orders”

With raids set to begin on Sunday, most those expected to be arrested are immigrants who were detained at the border, released, and then...