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STRANDED: Forced Migration, Illegal Barriers to Asylum and the Humanitarian Crisis in Tijuana

Executive Summary:

In March 2019, the National Lawyers Guild (NLG) International Committee sent a fact-finding delegation to Tijuana, Mexico, and San Diego, California, to investigate and illuminate the injustices and human rights violations confronting asylum-seekers and their advocates in Tijuana. Read more >

Climate refugee crises are happening right now. Here's how you can help

July 10, 2019 Read more >

NNIRR ED Cathi Tactaquin talking about immigration issues on KPFA 94.1

(July 3) NNIRR's ED Cathi Tactaquin sat with KPFA's Kris Welch to talk about a range of immigration issues on this popular Bay Area radio program. Listen here:

https://kpfa.org/player/?audio=314090

After removing a citizenship question on the 2020 census, the DOJ is trying to put it back on — at Trump’s request

One day after the fight over whether the 2020 census would include a citizenship question seemed  Read more >

Here's what's in the $4.6 billion border aid bill passed by Congress

[June 27, 2019] WASHINGTON, D.C. — Amid a raging nationwide debate over the dire conditions of migrant detention centers, the U.S. House and Senate rushed to pass legislation this week to address a crisis at the U.S-Mexico border. Read more >

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 >

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