Top Things You Should Know About the USCIS Work Permit Extension

As of May 4, USCIS has temporarily extended the period some work permit categories remain active after their expiration date from 180 days to 540 days. Note: Does Not Include DACA Work Permit Recipients. This helps immigrants!  Many work permit recipients have been losing their jobs because of USCIS backlogs and expiring work permits. Here’s […]

Lo que debes saber sobre la renovación de tu DACA en línea.

USCIS anunció que ahora pueden presentar los formularios necesarios para renovar su DACA electrónicamente, facilitando la carga a los que renovamos cada dos años. Estas son las cosas principales que debes saber: Esto es lo que necesita saber: Para presentar su DACA electrónicamente, debe crear una cuenta gratuita de USCIS por su página web La […]

Cómo Renovar Tu DACA En Línea En 2022

[A partir del 12 de abril de 2022] El Servicio de Ciudadanía e Inmigración de los Estados Unidos (USCIS) anunció que las renovaciones de Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA) ahora se pueden presentar en línea. Renovar su DACA por su cuenta puede parecer una tarea abrumadora. Sin embargo, la verdad es […]

The Top Things You Should Know About Renewing Your DACA Online.

USCIS announced DACA renewal forms can now be filed online, making it that much easier to renew! Here are the top things you should know: Here’s what you need to know: To file your DACA online, you must create a free USCIS online account  Filing online won’t change how DACA renewals are currently being processed USCIS […]

Ending DACA Would Have Wide-Ranging Effects but Immigrant Youth are Fired Up and Politically Engaged

Authors: TOM K. WONG, SANAA ABRAR, TOM JAWETZ, IGNACIA RODRIGUEZ KMEC, PATRICK O’SHEA, GREISA MARTINEZ ROSAS, AND PHILIP E. WOLGIN Since it was first announced on June 15, 2012, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy has provided work authorization and temporary relief from deportation to approximately 822,000 undocumented young people across the United States. From July 16 […]

Biden is Choosing to Continue and Expand Trump-Era Policies

Trump enacted some of the most violent and extreme anti-immigrant policies that we’ve seen in recent history–one full year after becoming president, Biden has yet to get rid of them. Biden has failed to roll back Trump policies, and his inaction has endangered the lives of millions of people that he could have helped throughout […]

What You Should Know About the Parliamentarian’s Anti-Immigrant Advice

1. Democrats have the POWER to make citizenship happen The Senate parliamentarian, an unelected advisor, recommended against the inclusion of work permits and protections from deportations in the budget reconciliation package. This is the third time she has denied protections to our communities. 2. Democrats have the power to reject her recommendation and they must! […]

How to Easily Renew Your DACA in 2022

[As of April 12, 2022] The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) renewals can now be filed online.  Renewing your DACA by yourself can seem like a daunting task. The truth, however, is that in most cases you can easily renew your DACA from the comfort of […]

Questions & Answers: Filling out DACA Forms (I-821D, I-765, I-765WS)

(This Guide does not substitute legal advice from an Attorney or accredited representative.) Form I-182D Consideration of Deferred Action of Childhood Arrival Download form I-182D Where can I find the latest application forms for DACA? You can find the latest DACA forms on the USCIS website. Make sure it is the current version by checking […]

Know Your Rights: A Guide for Immigrants

« Resources Know Your Rights ICE and CBP might not respect our rights, but they cannot take away our POWER. Use these resources to learn about your rights and express them in case you have an encounter with an immigration official. Scenarios Immigration Agents Come to Your Home Prepare Yourself Fill out your preparedness plan […]