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Immigrant Justice

The struggle for immigrant justice is part of the broader struggle for racial justice. US immigration policy has historically been rooted in racism with entry restrictions and exploitation based on race. In deep partnership with grassroots groups across the country, Advancement Project’s Immigrant Justice Project seeks to end the unnecessary criminalization of immigrants. Our team provides support through a combination of policy, advocacy, organizing, communications and litigation to dismantle systems that oppress immigrants and communities of color. We help build bridges between immigrant communities and other communities of color, and seek to change the public discourse that dehumanizes and demonizes immigrants.
Trump Administration Targets Children & Families in Communities of Color in Latest Immigration Regulation

Changes to Public Charge Could Put Health and Immigration Status at Risk for Millions

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Amicus Brief in Nielsen v. Preap

A case before the Supreme Court could mean that thousands of people are forced into mandatory detention without a bond hearing.

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Know Your Rights When Stopped By ICE or Police in a Vehicle

Created in partnership with WeCount…

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Comments in Opposition to Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Citizen Filed with Federal Register

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Reflections on a President, a Ban, and a Country’s Racial Past

Muslim identity in America has taken on a largely foreign connotation, bearing the mark of many off-white groups who are both American and yet never-quite. 

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Banning Muslims is Wrong; Ruling Leaves Door Open for Increased Bigotry and Intolerance

The Supreme Court has endorsed fear mongering and racism.

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Trump Executive Order Cannot Hide Immoral Crisis of Criminalization of Migration

We must end the criminalization of migration.

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Responding and Resisting Against Trump’s Largest ICE Raid

Advancement Project stands with Morristown and against the Trump administration’s racial purge

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Administration Criminalizes Immigrants with Tennessee Raid

Raid in Tennessee results in administrative arrests and detainment for more than 100 immigrant workers.

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The Fire Still Burns: #WeAreTheFirefighters

To the fires that are still burning and the firefighters – advocates, policymakers, organizers – who are working tirelessly to put them out.

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The Take Back #003: Marching for Our (Black and Brown Lives)

The newsletter of resistance for people of color.

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Trump Administration Escalates Attack on Communities of Color by Adding Citizenship Question to Census

Change will lead…

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