Tag: CHILD REFUGEES

Report: Drop in Child Refugee Arrivals in U.S. Due to Increased...

A new study from the Migration Policy Institute reinforces research that shows that the drop in new arrivals of child refugees from Central America...

New York Times Covers the Crisis of Representation for Long Island...

Today’s New York Times has an in-depth article on the representation crisis for Central American child refugees. Three thousand child refugees have arrived on...

Child Refugees: Many Are Unrepresented by Lawyers

New data shows that large numbers of refugee children from Central America are being deported without being represented by an attorney. According to Politico: One...

LI Congresspeople Rice and Israel Call for End to “Family Detention”

Long Island Congressional Representatives Kathleen Rice and Steve Israel joined 175 other Members of Congress in a letter to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson...

Eight Out of Ten Child Refugee Cases in Texas End in...

A new report says that “unaccompanied children” facing immigration hearings in Texas have an 83% chance of being deported or returned to the child’s...

Judge Says that Homeland Security Detention Conditions for Central American Refugee...

In a 25 page opinion issued late Friday, U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee ruled that the Department of Homeland Security had violated an 18...

Donation Lets New Immigrant Children Go to Camp

Long Island Wins is fortunate to partner and work with many of the wonderful organizations and faith institutions on Long Island. One such faith...

What’s Causing Less Central American Children to Enter the U.S.?

So far, there has not been a repeat of last year’s record number of newly arrived children from Central America. In fact, the number...

One Year Later, Still Children

It is the anniversary of the arrival of the first large numbers of newly arrived children from Central America on Long Island a year...

Two-Part Video Series Examines the Newly Arrived Central American Children on...

News 12 Long Island recently aired a two-part series about the newly arrived children who have resettled with family on Long Island after fleeing...