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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 >

In deportation debate, don’t forget Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

US Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials last week detained hundreds of undocumented immigrants, including  Read more >

Four hidden policy changes in Trump’s immigration memos

The headlines from President Donald Trump’s new immigration-enforcement memos are clear: in a sharp reversal of Obama-era policy, he wants to expand the number of undocumented immigrants targeted for deportation, hire thousands more immigration agents and restart a controversial program that automatically checked the immigration status of people in local jails. Read more >

Free Download of New World Border Video

As relevant today as it was in 2001 when it was produced, the New World Border video puts migration into perspective. It documents the rise in human rights abuses along the U.S.-Mexico border since the implementation of border blockades, which have been erected in populated areas throughout the border region over the past couple of decades. Read more >

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