Advocacy

On Anniversary of Refugee Ban, Activists Take to the Streets

Jan 29, 2018

A year after President Trump's first ban on refugees from entering the United States, activists in Washington, D.C. and New York City took to the streets to protest against discriminatory policies.

DACA: What’s at Stake and How You Can Get Involved

Jan 18, 2018

Without Congressional action, those protected and affected by DACA will continue to live in fear.

Why Ending TPS for El Salvador is Wrong

Jan 09, 2018

“These folks have, without a doubt, contributed to the success of the United States.”

Measuring Congressional Support for Refugees in 2017

Dec 27, 2017

With an administration intent on completely shutting refugee resettlement down, Congressional support for refugees is more important than ever.

The Trump Administration Just Quit the Global Migration Pact

Dec 04, 2017

This weekend, the Trump Administration abruptly announced its decision to walk away from the Global Compact on Migration.

HIAS Statement on Trump Administration Withdrawal from Global Migration Pact

Dec 04, 2017

Addressing migration, by definition, requires international cooperation.

HIAS Denounces Termination of TPS for Nicaragua, Six Month Extension for Honduras

Nov 07, 2017

"Congress must pass bipartisan legislation to permanently protect the hundreds of thousands of TPS holders living in the United States.”

HIAS Outraged by Reports of Temporary Protected Status Termination

Nov 06, 2017

"We, as a country, are so much better than this."

The End of Temporary Protected Status?

Oct 31, 2017

The Trump administration recently hinted that it is planning to phase out Temporary Protected Status, potentially affecting 330,000 individuals who have lived in the U.S. for years.

HIAS Joins National Jewish Letter Advocating for Passage of DREAM Act

Oct 31, 2017

Jewish tradition instills in us a commitment to protecting the vulnerable and welcoming the stranger.

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