Tag: DHS

Current, Immigration

Action Alert: Sign-On to Stop Profiling Immigrants

Stop Profiling Immigrants! Have you ever been pulled aside for “extra screening” at the airport? Have you been accused of being a “gang member?” Have you been harassed by the police because of your race, religion, gender presentation, or sexual orientation? Profiling based on race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or gender identity is completely legal […]

Blogroll, Current, Immigration

Guidance on Profiling – Letter to President Obama and DHS

December 26, 2016 To: Barack Obama, President of the United States Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Felicia Escobar, Special Assistant to the President for Immigration Policy, White House Domestic Policy Council Manar Waheed, Deputy Policy Director of Immigration, White House Domestic Policy Council Over the past two years, we have been […]

Blogroll, Current, Immigration, Newsletter, Resource

Media Release: Time to Close the Immigration Loophole and End Illegal Profiling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DECEMBER 23, 2016 TIME TO CLOSE THE IMMIGRATION LOOPHOLE AND END ILLEGAL PROFILING Advocates submit policy guidance to DHS to close profiling loophole At critical moment, as Obama Administration dismantles Muslim special registry, guidelines to end profiling in immigration enforcement gains urgency, momentum Today, the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) […]