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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

California’s “Sanctuary State” Law: A Guide

By Nina Randazzo Image Source: Nicki Padar at The California Aggie In October 2017, Governor Jerry Brown signed State Senate Bill 54 into law. This law established a state-wide sanctuary policy. However, many Californians, including those directly affected by this bill because of their immigration status, may be confused about

Senators Re-Introduce the Dream Act: Comments and Actions

Immigrant rights advocates are torn over whether to embrace the bill, call for solidarity Image Credit: California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance On Thursday, July 19, Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) re-introduced a bipartisan DREAM Act bill at a press conference in Washington, D.C. Senators Chuck Schumer

Nationwide Solidarity for #ADayWithoutImmigrants

Restaurants and businesses close; Resistance takes to the streets Photo Credit: NM Dream Team on Twitter In response to Trump’s executive orders on immigration and recent raids in which nearly 700 undocumented people have been arrested, immigrants and allies go on strike today for #ADayWithoutImmigrants. From Bustle, Rewire, Fusion,

Historic Win for Santa Ana Sanctuary

“We’ve created a model policy.” Photo credit: Jan Meslin Last night, the Santa Ana City Council voted unanimously to pass a resolution to make Santa Ana the first Sanctuary city in Orange County, California. It also voted to eventually terminate its contract with ICE to detain immigrants at the