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NOT ONE MORE CHILD DETAINED, NOT ONE MORE LIFE LOST: A CALL FOR GLOBAL SOLIDARITY

The vicious and calculated escalation of abuses and deaths of children at the US border over the last months have horrified millions across the globe.  Read more >

End immigrant detention! Close the Camps - Tuesday, July 2

Threats of mass deportations, tragic photos of migrants dying at borders, exposure of inhumane detention conditions of children, their families, and other migrants and asylum seekers have pushed many to ask what they can do to stop these policies and practices. Even presidential hopefuls are pressing to end the criminalization of undocumented border crossers--something that has largely gone without comment by most politicians. Read more >

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NNIRR Welcomes Supreme Court Ruling on Census: Let's Get on to Mobilizing Immigrant Participation in Census 2020

The National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (NNIRR) welcomes the Supreme Court's ruling that blocks--at least temporarily--the inclusion of a citizenship question in the 2020 Census. Today's decision sends the case back to a lower court where the Department of Commerce, which oversees the Census, is asked to clarify justification of its argument to include the citizenship question. Read more >

Save the Date: NNIRR's Gratitude Event - Party for Cathi

Save the Date!

Join NNIRR to celebrate Cathi Tactaquin! Read more >

Good news: Liberian DED Reinstated for One Year!

A rare announcement of good news -- Deferred Enforcement Departure (DED) status has been extended for Liberians in the U.S. until March 31, 2020. DED was set to expire this coming Sunday, and we had joined other advocates and the Liberian community in issuing an alert and call to urge congressional leaders to tell  the White House to reinstate DED. Congratulations to the all the groups and community members who worked to make this happen! Read more >

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Act NOW to Save Liberian DED

Some 4,000 Liberians in the U.S. under Deferred Enforcement Departure (DED) will face the threat of deportation unless the White House acts to reinstate DED by March 31st. Read more >

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No to Racism, No to Hate, No to White Supremacy!

This year's acknowledgement of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is  especially urgent, coming just days after the murderous attack on the Muslim community in New Zealand that left 50 people dead and many still critically injured. Read more >

A New Bilingual Children's Book Benefits NNIRR

Artists, authors and musicians have helped us all along the way, dedicating art, books and songs to raise funds for our work. The latest?

A new bilingual children's book with beautiful illustrations... Read more >

Congress Talks and Trump Rants -- It's Not Just About the Wall!

While Donald Trump continues to make his demand to build "the wall", members of Congress are conferring on a possible "deal" on the budget before Feb. 15 -- the deadline set for the suspension of the government shutdown. Read more >

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Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. on His Birthday

Over the past few days, we have honored Martin Luther King, Jr., in so many marches, conferences, events marking his birthday and reaffirming our own commitments to his message of equality, justice, and rights. Read more >

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