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Deporting Love: A Married Couple’s Journey to Stay in the United States

On November 28, 2005, Enrique Gonzalez walked across the border to pursue a safe and prosperous life in the U.S. After two days of processing and detention, he was taken (by immigration officials) to a Texas bus station where he was left to find his way in what would become his new home, the United States of America. Thirteen years later, with an U.S. Immigration approved marriage to a citizen, Enrique is being deported.

In the January 2017 Executive Order, Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States, the Trump administration laid out a much wider dragnet authorizing and empowering ICE in the deportation of undocumented.  Unlike the discretion of the Obama Administration, as evidenced in the 2011 Memo, which exercised a great deal of flexibility the Trump Administration's laser sharp focus is on the numbers! Every undocumented person within the United States has become a target despite popular pro-Trump news suggesting that only "criminals" are the focu…

HELP FUND OUR FIGHT!

Presentation: Clare Corado - Immigration Attorney Speaks at "What About Us? Peaceful Resistance Rally for Immigration Reform"

Clare Corado - Immigration Attorney - Presented at "What About Us? Peaceful Resistance Rally for Immigration Reform" on July 15th, 2015. Her presentation reminds us how "reasonable people" are capable of understanding when a change is warranted. Immigration reform is an "idea whose time has come." Any reasonable person could listen to, understand, and help dream up new human-centered immigration laws to replace the unjust dehumanizing laws of today.

How do YOU get involved?

1. Educate yourself: Other organizations that are good sources of info.
3. Keep Up the Pressure on Elected Officials (both supportive and non-supportive).
4. Be Reasonable

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