The Biden-Harris administration needs to align its policies with protecting human rights, while recognizing and elevating the tremendous contributions of migrants and refugees.
209 Advocacy Groups to Biden Admin: Grant New Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designations to Central American Nations
Alianza Americas, Latin America Working Group, Presente.org, and 209 advocacy organizations sent a letter to President Biden, Vice President Harris, Secretary of Homeland Security Mayorkas, and Secretary of State Blinken urging the administration to immediately grant new Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designations for Nicaragua, Honduras, and El Salvador.
Today, U.S. District Court Judge Andrew S. Hanen blocked new applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program from moving forward.
This week, the Senate Budget Committee released top priorities for its second budget reconciliation package. According to early reports, this reconciliation package includes funding for critical immigration policy changes that will allow the nation to begin to set the record straight about the invaluable contribution all immigrants make to the U.S.
This week, environmental justice organizers, activists, and Berta Cáceres’ family received a historic victory in the guilty verdict of Roberto David Castillo, a former U.S.-trained Honduran army intelligence officer and former head of the damn company Desarrollos Energéticos, or DESA, who helped orchestrate Berta’s murder.