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  • Raquel Alonso Nogueira
    112 supporters

    “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”--Mahatma Gandhi

248 Campaign Supporters

Why this matters

So what can federal, state and local governments do to protect families from separation? Implement policies that specifically protect…Read More

Thousands of Children Stuck in Foster Care after Parents Deported, Report Finds » Immigration Impact

Geena Jackson
A report released this week reveals yet another devastating consequence of the enforcement-only approach to immigration—a startling number of children whose parents have been detained and deported are placed in foster care and face enormous barriers reuniting with their families. According to the Applied Research Center, 1 in 4 people deported in…Read More

In Congress, California Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard has proposed legislation that would make it more difficult for local agencies to…Read More

Parents deported, what happens to US-born kids?

The Big Story
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Alexis Molina was just 10 years old when his mother was abruptly cut out of his life and his carefree childhood unraveled overnight. "She went for her papers," he says. "And she never came back." Alexis' father, Rony Molina, a landscaper, was born in Guatemala but has lived here for 12 years and is an American citizen.…Read More

The Help Separated Families Act will help end the suffering that our broken system causes children and immigrant parents who are torn apart.

Immigration reform must consider families

Los Angeles Times Articles
The Help Separated Families Act will help end the suffering that our broken system causes children and immigrant parents who are torn apart. According to the Applied Research Center's report "Shattered… (Chip Somodevilla / Getty…) As Congress looks toward meaningful immigration reform, we must take care not to neglect one of the most…Read More
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