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American Bar Association Report: Immigration Courts “Irredeemably Dysfunctional”

In a scathing report issued today, the American Bar Association (ABA) said that the nation’s immigration courts are  "irredeemably dysfunctional." The stresses put on...

Stories for Liberation: Where You Go, We All Go

{:en}This week a new shipment of 1000 copies of Brave Journeys was marked for distribution through First Book, an organization serving 400,000 educators throughout...

Seven Military Service Members Idenified as Part of White Nationalist Group

The Huffington Post reports that leaked chat logs identify seven members of the U.S. military as part of a white nationalist organization. The news...

White Nationalist Terrorist in New Zealand Mosques Slaughter Identified With Trump & Inspired by...

The avowed white nationalist who just murdered 49 people in two New Zealand mosques today is the author of a seventy-four page manifesto identifying...

All Democrats & 12 Republicans Vote to End Trump’s “National Emergency”

In a sharp rebuke to Donald Trump, the Senate voted 59 to 41 to reject the president’s “emergency “declaration. All 47 Democrats and 12...

Two Hundred Rally in Riverhead for Driver’s Licenses for Immigrants

Organizers from SEPA Mujer, CASA, NYCLU and LIISA were delighted yesterday with the large turnout for the start of the Greenlight New York campaign...

Representatives Suozzi & Rice Co-Sponsor Bill Giving DREAMers and TPS Holders Pathway to Permanent...

Long Island Congressional Representatives Kathleen Rice and Tom Suozzi are co-sponsors of The DREAM and Promise Act of 2019 (HR-6) which provides DREAMers and...

Bill Protecting DREAMers and Immigrants With TPS Introduced in House of Representatives

Congressional Representatives Nydia Velasquez and Yvette Clarke introduced The Dream and Promise Act of 2019 (HR-6) this morning in the House of Representatives. The...

Stories for Liberation: Hope

{:en}“So much pain has made me stronger,” writes a student at Westbury High School, as she unravels the story of her father’s arrest and...

Call Your Senators Today and Demand that the Fake “National Emergency” Be Ended

Church World Service (CWS) has issued a call for people of faith to contact their Senators today to demand an end to the National...

Former Chief of Staff John Kelly Contradicts Lies of Trump and Nielsen on Immigration

John Kelly, who was both White House Chief of Staff and Homeland Security Secretary under Trump, contradicted both Donald Trump and Kirstjen Michele Nielsen,...

Why the NY State Senate Needs to Pass Legislation Allowing Immigrants to Apply for...

New York needs to make drivers' licenses available to immigrants. This information from the Green Light New York Campaign explains why the New York...
TPS

TPS Extended (Briefly) for El Salvador, Nicaragua, Haiti, and Sudan

The Department of Homeland Security announced today that Temporary Protected Status (TPS) has been extended for people from El Salvador, Nicaragua, Haiti and Sudan....

Suffolk Police Commissioner Sees Some Progress in Relations With Immigrant Community

At a community meeting on Wednesday evening at the Mastic-Shirley Library, Suffolk Police Commissioner Geraldine Hart presented on the department’s compliance with the Justice...

Stories for Liberation: He Didn’t Want to Kill Me

{:en}Each year in Central Islip High School, a small group of student volunteers leave their ENL classrooms to come together to write their stories...

New Data Shows at Least 1,000 Detained Children Allegedly Sexually Abused in Custody Each...

Newly released data from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) shows that each year for the last four years officials have received...