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President Obama Orders "humane" deportation. Is there such a thing?

An interesting article highlights the tight rope that the current administration must walk in order to work with Immigration reform activities and the Republican Party in congress. 91 more words

Deportation

Good News on I-601A Provisional Hardship Waiver Applications!

Today, the US Citizenship & Immigration Service announced a fix to one of the more serious problems with the provisional waiver process for unlawful presence. 600 more words

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Its Time to End the Immigration Detention Bed Quota

Congress mandates that an average of 34,000 beds be filled in mostly private detention facilities each day by immigrant detainees.  The so called “bed quota” was passed as part of a Congressional appropriations legislation that approved funds for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”).   110 more words

Immigration Reform

Immigration Reform Needs Your Support

A letter from MRNY Co-Executive Director, Javier Valdés:

We just had one heck of a weekend making strides for immigration reform! Together with our partners, we are working hard to pass legislation that preserves the dignity of our families and ends the deportations devastating our communities. 413 more words

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YPP Storms Albany For NY Dream Act Presser

MRNY Youth Leader, Kevin Vayas, addresses why it’s important to pass the NY Dream Act NOW.

See what the press has to say about today’s events: 7 more words

Word Up

Arizona Republicans Having Second Thoughts About Anti-Gay Bill

As early as today, Arizona’s new law allowing business owner’s to discriminate against gay, and almost all, Arizonans on the basis of religion will hit the desk of Governor… 348 more words

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