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Immigration News Update 2/8/17

Appeals Court Panel Appears Skeptical of Trump’s Travel Ban New York Times 2/7/17 

Immigration News Update 2/6/17

Assembly Democrats to pass fifth Dream Act, and an anti-Trump Liberty Act Times Union 2/6/17

Democrats are poised to pass legislation that would attempt to expand the rights of immigrants and protect them from Trump's new laws.

Immigration News Update 2/3/17

Coalition of Volunteers, Attorneys Camp Out at JFK in Wake of Trump Ban NBC New York 1/30/17

Camille Mackler, Director of Legal Initiatives at the NYIC, is coordinating volunteer legal efforts at JFK.

Join us Tomorrow for Jummah Prayer at JFK


Immigration News Update 2/1/17

Trump on immigration ban: 'Call it what you want' Business Insider 2/1/17

Trump is unconcerned over whether or not his executive orders consitute a ban on immigration.

Immigration News Update 1/31/17

13 Important Organizations To Guide You Through The Next Four Years The Fader 1/30/17

Thanks to the Fader for including us in this list of amazing organizations!

Navigating the Immigration Ban WNYC - The Brian Lehrer Show 1/31/17

Immigration News Update 1/30/17

Battery Park protest rallies New Yorkers against Trump’s immigration travel ban AMNY 1/29/17

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Senator Chuck Schumer, and more spoke at the rally organized by the NYIC and Make the Road New York.

March to End the #MuslimBan - Sunday 1/29, 2PM BATTERY PARK

 We know it's last minute, but there's a lot happening fast and we want you to know about it. 

Immigration News Update 1/27/17

Interfaith Rally Protests Trump's Move to Block Muslim Immigrants DNA Info 1/27/17

Immigration News Update

Trump's crackdown sparks fear and anger among immigrants here illegally Los Angeles Times 1/26/17 http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-trump-illegal-immigration-20170...

The executive orders coming from the White House will target a population that is overwhelmingly peaceful, and contributes to American society.

NYIC Seeking Stories of Refugees and Immigrants from Muslim Majority Countries

Are you a refugee or immigrant from Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen, or Iran? 

If so, NYIC would like to hear from you. We are looking for people who want to share their story with us of how you or your family will be impacted by the President's executive orders.

Fact Sheet: Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry To The United States Just Security 03.06.17

Revised travel ban imposes 90 day visa processing suspension for citizens of Syria, Somalia, Sudan, Iran, Yemen and Libya as well as a 120 day suspension on the national refugee program.


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Trump's fast-track deportations face legal hurdle: Do unauthorized immigrants have a right to a hearing before a judge? LA Times 03.03.17 

Trump’s proposed plan of “expedited removal” of undocumented citizens without a full hearing before...

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 "Brick Oven Bread bakery in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn," New Women New Yorkers (NWNY)

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“We condemn hate and evil in all of its ugly forms”, stated President Trump during his first joint address to Congress last night, the same man that has just implemented a program designed to politicize grief and deepen the country’s divide.


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On February 28, Donald Trump gave his first speech to Congress. While some in the media have praised its “moderate tone,” Trump actually sketched out a broad assault on immigrants.

What little attention the media has given to Trump’s immigration-related remarks in the speech has focused on his...

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written by Ayla Ojjeh, NYIC communications research intern 

On Sunday, millions of people from all over the world tuned in to watch the 89th Academy Awards Ceremony. The American political climate, coupled with the plenitude of colors, creeds and nationalities present at the historic Dolby theater, guaranteed overt resistance and calls for action from the Hollywood community. Effectively, a year after...

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