CARECEN And Hofstra Clinic Sue to Halt Nassau Police ICE Arrests

This morning, the Central American Refugee Center (CARECEN) and its legal counsel, the Hofstra Law Clinic, filed suit in the New York State Supreme...

New York City Council Strengthens Commitment For Immigrants, Gives ICE The Cold Shoulder

The New York City Council acted to solidify its commitment to immigrants by passing legislation Tuesday that would help protect them from deportation by...

Our Statement On The Downtown Manhattan Terror Attack

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends, victims of the heinous terrorist attack in New York City on Tuesday. As New Yorkers,...

Trump Exploits Terrorist Murders to Attack Diversity Visas

President Donald Trump exploited yesterday's terrorist attack in New York City to attack the Diversity Visa program. Of course, he did not do so...

Federal Data: More ICE Arrests Of Undocumented Immigrants Without Criminal Convictions

Undocumented immigrants in New York are being arrested at growing rates with a troubling spike in those without criminal convictions, federal data obtained by...

Police Fall Behind In Transparency, NYCLU Report Says

Police departments in Long Island--and other major departments throughout the state--are falling short of transparency standards designed to keep police accountable, as shown by...

Cuomo Executive Order Prohibits State Police From Most ICE Enforcement

On Friday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo issued Executive Order 170 prohibiting state agencies and officers from inquiring about or disclosing an individual's immigration status...

New York AG and Brooklyn Acting DA Call For End Of ICE Raids At...

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzales confronted the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) yesterday,...

DACA Youth Add $140 Million to New York Tax Revenues

A new report by Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) and co-released in New York by the Fiscal Policy Institute shows that recipients of the Deferred...

Trump Immigration Policies Hurt New York Farms

A new report from Farm Credit East says that President Trump’s anti-immigrant policies are endangering New York’s family farms. Farm Credit East is a...