Hip Hop Artist Logic Unveils New Video on Horrors of the Deportation Force

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

Powerful video will shock the world with the true impact of Trump’s deportation force, complicity, white supremacy and hope for a brighter tomorrow. For Immediate ReleaseContact: Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Washington, DC – Today, Grammy nominated and award winning hip hop artist Logic released a new video for his hit One Day, which features …

Texas Politicians Lose Their Rationale for Sham Lawsuit To Kill DACA

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

Plaintiffs in the DC Circuit Lawsuit to Stop Trump’s Wrongful Ending of DACA, Agree Not To Oppose a Temporary Limit to DC Court Decision For Immediate ReleaseContact:Adam Luna | adam@unitedwedream.org | 202.796.9372Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267Chris Valdez |  chris@unitedwedream.org | 713.352.8197 (Texas) Washington, DC – This evening, DACA recipient Maria De La Cruz, Microsoft, Princeton University, the United Food …

Seventeen Immigrant Leaders Selected for United We Dream Build The Dream Fellowship

Sheridan Aguirre Press Releases

While DACA litigation continues, immigrant leaders across the country are ready to organize in their localities for education justice & to stop deportations now! For Immediate ReleaseContact: Bruna Bouhid | bruna@unitedwedream.org | 202.850.0812Sheridan Aguirre | sheridan@unitedwedream.org | 202.793.2267 Washington, D.C. and Cities Nationwide – Today, United We Dream is proud to announce the 2018 Build The Dream fellows. Despite ongoing DACA …

Federal Judge Rules Trump’s Killing of DACA Was Wrong

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Washington, DC – This afternoon, Washington, DC District Judge John Bates ruled that Trump’s decision to end DACA was wrong. The judge has given all parties in the case until August 23rd to respond, which means only DACA renewal applications continue to be accepted by USCIS. The situation for DACA beneficiaries remains dangerous and unstable as we do not know …

US Deportation Force Ruled by Abusers

Bruna Bouhid Press Releases

“Congress Must Not Send One More Dollar to the Deportation Force.” Washington, DC – Last night, a top official from Trump’s deportation force said that camps he uses to house children are akin to “summer camps.” The comment came on the same day that news broke of a child dying after being held in Trump custody and increasing reports of …

Trump Plans to Deport Somalis in 18 Months

Bruna Bouhid Press Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that it will extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 500 current Somali TPS holders for 18 months, but will not redesignate TPS for immigrants from Somalia. Since taking office, Trump has also compromised TPS for immigrants from Yemen, Sudan, Nicaragua, Honduras, Nepal, Haiti, and El Salvador.   Sanaa Abrar, …

#DefundHate Coalition Recommends Voting NO on DHS Appropriations Bill

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Nearly 300 immigrant, civil rights, faith, LGBTQ, legal services and other organizations call on Congress to reduce funding for detentions, deportations and the border wall. WASHINGTON, DC — The #DefundHate Coalition recommends that the House Appropriations Committee vote NO next week on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) FY19 appropriations bill that was introduced on Thursday by the Subcommittee …

Shut It Down! Abolish ICE! Immigrants & Allies Take Over Street For Eight Hours Outside Miramar ICE Facility

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17 People Arrested Objecting Abuses by ICE; Over 2000 Joined by Phone and Called on Mayor Messam to Take ICE Out of Miramar Miramar, FL – With loud cries of “Shut it down!” immigrant youth, mothers, community members, nannies, and child care providers took over the streets outside of Miami’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) field office in Miramar, FL, …

SCOTUS Pick Will Rubber Stamp Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Agenda

Bruna Bouhid Press Releases

Washington, DC – Tonight, President Trump announced he is nominating Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. In multiple dissents in the D.C. Circuit, Kavanaugh has made it clear that he will rubber stamp Trump’s anti-immigration policies, including this administration’s priority to terminate DACA. In Agri Processor v. NLRB, he called a union election “tainted” …