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Marching for justice tomorrow: Link the Fights for Climate Justice and Migrant Rights

For the second weekend in a row, hundreds of thousands of people are expected to take to the streets -- this time to support climate justice, and to rally against the Trump Administration's proposals that threaten the future of the planet and her people.  Read more >

Keep up pressure on Congress: No funding now - or in the future - for the Wall and other Border Militarization

Although President Trump has not given up his mission of building a "big, beautiful" border wall, funding for the wall, and possibly other contentious issues such as more detention beds, more agents, and a rider on funding for sanctuary cities seems to be on hold as Congress works to complete 2017 budget negotiations before a "gover Read more >

On International Women's Day 2017: Claiming Human Rights for Women in Migration...and for All

This is a particularly significant year for women. Women are increasingly standing up for their rights and leading resistance to so many forms of oppression and injustice around the world. This is also true for women in migration -- whether they are migrants themselves, have remained home while other family members migrate, or have been affected by the deportations of those near and dear to them. Read more >

Take Action - Sign the petition to END the detention of families and asylum seekers

The National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights is proud to join forces with U.S. human rights partners to urge an end to the detention of families and asylum seekers. Read more >

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We Rise Up for Immigrant and Refugee Justice

NNIRR Stands Firm in its Commitment

to Rights and Justice for ALL Immigrants and Refugees Read more >

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Executive Orders on Immigration - January 25, 2017

Here are the links to the White House release of the two executive orders signed today by President Trump:

Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements

Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States

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Honoring the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.: Standing Up for Racial Justice

When we stand up for racial justice, we are standing up for human rights. We are standing up for immigrant rights. We are standing up against xenophobia. We are standing up to build a movement committed to economic and social justice for all. Read more >

Rising to the Challenge in 2017

Thank you for your support, as we rise to the challenge in 2017...for human rights, justice, and fairness
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Thank you, happy holiday - and a report from Bangladesh

As we wind down on 2016, we want to give a sincere shout out to the many friends, old and new, who have shared their donations and messages of solidarity and support. Read more >