Republicans Just Shutdown the Government. What Does this Mean for the Dream Act?

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Republicans have just voted to shutdown the government after choosing to stand on the wrong side of history: the side of racism and blocking protections for the millions of immigrant youth at immediate risk of detention and deportation. Trump’s shutdown means that both parties must come to the negotiations table and figure out a pathway forward for immigrant youth across …

Trump Administration Appeals Court’s Decision to Resume Accepting DACA Renewals

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On January 16th, 2018, the Department of Justice appealed and challenged the U.S. District Court’s decision that ordered the Trump Administration to resume accepting DACA renewal applications. This is another attempt by the Trump Administration to preserve their right to deport us. It is urgent to pass the #DreamActNow by January 19th – our lives are at risk! As this …

Immigrant Youth Leaders Rise Up Across Texas to Demand a Clean Dream Act in Day of National Action

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On October 4th and 5th, immigrant youth and allies from across Texas and the country took to the street demanding that Congress take action to pass a clean #DreamActNow — that means without terrorizing our communities by funding the further militarization of our borders, no mass deportations, and no funding for a wall. Trump’s inhumane decision to kill DACA leaves over 124,000 …

Sen. David Vitter: “I’m a Dreamer too!”

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[ultimatesocial_false facebook=”true” twitter=”true” mail=”true” align=”left”] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 28, 2015 On day of Judiciary Committee hearing for Attorney General, Republicans again attack immigrant communities, deportation relief for millions WASHINGTON, D.C. – Members of United We Dream, the nation’s largest network of undocumented youth confronted Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee today for trying to put Dreamers and families …