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UPDATED: Immigrant Youth Leaders in CA, OR, WA, AZ, NM, TX, OK, NY, D.C. and Cities Nationwide to Defend DACA & TPS Programs

Monday, August 14, 2017

Cities Nationwide – On August 15th, immigrant youth and allies from across the country will take action to demand the Trump administration protect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) and the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) programs. Events across the country are being organized by United We Dream and many other independent organizations. More […]

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Immigrant Youth & Allies At White House & Cities Nationwide Rally ✦ March ✦ Protest In Urgent Fight to Protect DACA & TPS

Friday, August 11, 2017

Washington, DC – On August 15th, immigrant youth and allies from across the country will rally and march outside the White House to demand the Trump administration protect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) and the Temporary Protection Status (TPS) programs. This event is part of a national day of action led by […]

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Immigrant Youth Leaders in TX, FL & NM Confront Republicans to Protect DACA & TPS Programs

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, immigrant leaders in Texas, Florida and New Mexico continued their campaign to save the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) programs and to end the Trump administration’s mass deportation plans. On August 15th, in Washington, D.C. and cities across the country, immigrants and people of conscience […]

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Immigrant Youth Comes Face to Face with Ken Paxton to Question His Attack On DACA Program

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Houston, TX – Today, DACA beneficiary Damaris Gonzalez courageously confronted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton at his fundraising event to question his heartless and immoral attack on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Paxton has threatened Trump with a lawsuit unless he kills the program by September 5th. Paxton’s move leaves DACA in […]

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Immigrant Community Demands Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart Defund Hate and Protect DACA & TPS Programs

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Miami, FL – Today, immigrant community members rallied in front of Representative Mario Diaz-Balart’s Doral district office to demand he protect the DACA and TPS programs, divest from mass deportation, and invest in education, infrastructure and healthcare. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart most recently voted in favor of allocating $1.6 million to the construction of Trump’s border […]

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Immigrant Youth & Allies to Rally & March Outside White House To Protect Immigrant Youth, DACA & TPS

August 7, 2017

Washington, DC – On August 15th, immigrant youth and allies from across the country will rally and march outside the White House to demand the Trump administration protect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) and the Temporary Protection Status (TPS) programs. September 5th is the deadline that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and […]

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