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NY Immigration Coalition Long Island Steering Committee Convenes for First Time

The New York Immigration Coalition has been active on Long Island for a quarter of a century, but, until this year, it never had...

LI Immigrant Community & Supporters Rally to Denounce Trump Public Charge Rule

On Tuesday, fifty immigrants and their supporters held a press conference to denounce the new "Public Charge" rule being pushed by the Trump administration....

La Vela

{:en}What does it mean to give a voice without a name? What does it mean to have one’s rights suddenly snatched away? What does...

Public Charge Rule Is DEFINITELY NOT Going Into Effect Today

Three Federal Courts issued injunctions on Friday blocking the implementation of Donald Trump's new "Public Charge Rule." The injunction issued by Federal Judge George...

Rally to Close the Camps October 12 Noon in Battery Park Manhattan

Rally to Close the Camps detaining refugees and asylees at the Border.  Saturday October 12 from Noon to 1PM at Castle Clinton National Monument in...

When Trump Wanted to Line the Border With “Flagpoles” to Keep Immigrants Out

Julie Hirschfeld Davis, a reporter for the New York Times, has a new book out on Donald Trump's attack on immigrants. It is filled...

Know Your Rights Presentation for Immigrants at West Hempstead Public Library

The New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) will offer a free Know Your Rights program for immigrants at the West Hempstead Library at 500...

Free Immigration Legal Clinic in Hicksville Oct. 22, 2019

The New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) is offering a free immigration legal clinic at the Hicksville Public Library on Tuesday, October 22, 2019...

ADL Adds 36 New Hate Symbols to Its Online Directory

The ADL has added 36 hate symbols to its hate symbol database. “Even as extremists continue to use symbols that may be years or...

Siempre serás parte de mí

{:en}Stories for Liberation: You Will Always Be Part of Me  We start the fall season with a story by just one of the nearly 200...

What’s Is Going on With Green Light?

A question I have been asked a lot lately is "What is going on with Green Light Driver's Licenses for immigrants?" Actually quite a...

Fifty Service Providers Meet to Discuss New Trump “Public Charge” Rule

Representatives from dozens of organizations on Long Island met in Hempstead at the Economic Opportunity Commission headquarters to discuss the impact Trump's new Public...

Trump Retweets Racist Logo, Justice Department Links to Hate Site

Last week, the Justice Department sent a morning newsletter to immigration judges which linked to the racist and anti-semitic VDARE website. VDARE is listed...

Public Charge for Lawyers: File Adjustment Applications Before October 14 if Possible

The new rule on Public Charge goes into effect on October 15, 2019. It will create significant additional barriers for those trying to adjust...

The New Rule for Citizenship of Children of U.S. Servicepeople: Why?

The new rule on citizenship for children born abroad to U.S. military service members is lighting up the internet. The Trump administration released a...

The Politics of Estimating the Size of MS-13 on Long Island

I have been speaking out against MS-13 since the mid-1990s. The gang has inflicted a lot of pain on the immigrant community here on...