30 Oct

Turkey Travel Warning – US Department of State Website!

The U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens of increased threats from terrorist groups throughout Turkey. U.S. citizens should avoid travel to southeast Turkey and carefully consider the risks of travel to and throughout the country. The U.S. Department of State is updating this Travel Warning to reflect the October 29, 2016, decision…


27 Oct

A majority of voters, from both sides of the aisle, support a pathway to legal status for undocumented immigrants

A majority of voters, from both sides of the aisle, support a pathway to legal status for undocumented immigrants pic.twitter.com/kNo1NYobot — FWD.us (@FWD_us) October 27, 2016


26 Oct

Fear of US Election Outcomes increasing flow of undocumented immigration

According to CBS News CBS News reports dozens of immigrants have been streaming through the streets of McAllen, Texas, on a daily basis. They have been taken to a migrant center at Sacred Heart Catholic Church where they were released by Border Patrol, with ankle monitors, while they file for asylum.


21 Oct

Some Answers on U visas from AILA’s meeting with the DHS

The NSC Liaison Committee’s official Q&As from the 10/13/16 teleconference relating to humanitarian, document production, and status/family issues. Topics included: refugee travel documentation and work authorization, and the implementation and status of the U visa unit at the NSC. U Visas 1. Please provide information on the implementation of the U visa unit at NSC,…


19 Oct

Louisiana Man Sues to Strike Down Unconstitutional State Law Blocking Immigrants from Marrying

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2016 CONTACTS Juan Gastelum, NILC media relations specialist, gastelum@nilc.org, 213-375-3149 Audrey Stewart, NOWCRJ managing director, astewart@nowcrj.org, 504-655-2092 NEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana man is challenging an unconstitutional state law that denies some immigrants in the state the fundamental right to a legal marriage. Viet “Victor” Anh Vo filed the lawsuit…


13 Oct

Great Speech by our First Lady

Michelle Obama, First Lady, delivered a powerful and amazing speech today. She is just awesome. Note that although this is not about immigration, it is something that affects us all, so it is important that as immigrants, US citizens and non-immigrants, we know about them.