Resources from Advocates for Basic Legal Equality
In August 2019, the Trump administration abruptly cancelled a “medical deferred action” program that made it possible for some immigrants to receive life-saving medical treatment in the United States. Ohio Immigrant Alliance joined 150 organizations in demanding the full restoration of this critical policy. The letter can be downloaded here.
Graphics to share on Twitter and Facebook. The “know your rights” resources come from Advocates for Basic Legal Equality (ABLE). There are action items for immigrants and allies alike. The first thing to do: share them all, today! ProtectYourselfTwitter@300x Optimized-ProtectYourselfFB@300x BeAnAllyTwitter@300x BeAnAllyFB@300x
Columbus, OH – One year ago, two dozen Black Mauritanians were detained in Ohio immigration jails. They were refugees from the genocide and state-sponsored violence in Mauritania during the late 1980s/early 1990s. They had lived in the United States for decades, raising families, starting businesses, buying homes, and paying taxes. They were working legally, with […]