Oct 20, 2020
The future of refugee resettlement and asylum hinge on the positions of the leaders we elect in November.
Sep 10, 2020
We need to save the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program and allow more refugees into the country this coming year.
Jul 13, 2020
A HIAS webinar about how newly proposed regulations threaten asylum as we know it, why protecting asylum is at the heart of the Jewish experience, and why doing so is central to addressing systemic racism and inequities.
Jan 31, 2020
SILVER SPRING, Md. – Today the Trump administration extended the reach of the travel ban to the United States, adding new restrictions on people coming from Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan, and Tanzania.
Jan 27, 2020
One student tries to find new ways to get involved in the American Jewish movement for refugees and asylum seekers.
Jul 23, 2019
More than 1400 Jewish clergy members signed a petition calling on elected officials to protect the legal right to seek asylum in the U.S., and on July 18, a delegation of rabbis, attorneys, and advocates went to Capitol Hill to deliver it to key members of Congress.
Jun 25, 2019
Asylum is in the news a lot these days. Borders closed, children forcibly separated from parents, people detained in cages. Yet, many of us still don’t know what asylum really means and how it works. Watch our new video to learn more.
May 30, 2019
The recent Jews for Refugees Assembly in Salt Lake City helped people to learn more about refugee issues in their local area and to raise their voice together as part of the broader American Jewish movement for refugees.