Total 22 Posts

A Concerted Effort: NYC Detention Center Activism

by Jo Seck, 2018 Freedom for Immigrants Youth FellowOver the years, the U.S. has undergone a swift change on policies related to immigration. These policies have often been accelerated due to economic conditions, white settler colonial violence and a ballooning Immigration and Customs Enforcement budget. These changes, often noticeable,

A Father Ripped Away From His Daughter

Jose, a Mexican artist, faces deportation and life without his 9-year-old daughter. You can help keep them together. Jose is a Mexican artist, who has been detained in immigration for over eight months. Linda Olvera, through Freedom for Immigrants, has been assisting Jose since then in many ways but, most

What is TPS? A Guide with Actions to #SaveTPS

by Nina Randazzo Artwork by Dichos de un Bicho. Buy the poster for $10 and support the National TPS Alliance here: http://dichosdeunbicho.bigcartel.com/product/savetps Under the Trump administration, the Department of Homeland Security has decided to remove the **Temporary Protected Status (TPS)** of Haitians, Nicaraguans, and most

#FreeLuis

Update: Luis has been granted a minimum bond at his hearing on January 17th and is being released today! UC Berkeley student Luis Mora spent over two weeks in immigration detention in San Diego’s for-profit Otay Mesa facility. He was arrested for overstaying his student visa, and describes his

Bring Fernando Home

Sign and share this petition to reunite Fernando with his family Photo Source: Change.org My name is Lourdes Barraza and I am Fernando Carrillo’s wife. Fernando is a hard working, loving father and husband. Fernando has been detained in West County Detention Center since October 11th, 2017, when

Sign this Petition: Grant Asylum to Mamun Alam!

Mamun has been detained in Florida and Texas for over three years Photo Source: Change.org Please sign this petition to Will Hurd at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS): Please grant asylum for Mr. Mamun Alam who is currently being held at the South Texas Detention Facility. He has