• The Top Stories on Immigration This Week – June 23, 2015

    by  • June 24, 2015

    Bernie Sanders Tackles Immigration Reform in the Bernie Sanders-est Possible Way VOX – While most Democratic politicians talk about immigrants as family members of US citizens with longtime jobs and ties to their communities, Sanders focused on the exploitation of immigrants as workers. Read More ➜ Congresistas demócratas visitarán dos centros de detención de...

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    Immigration: IL Advisory Committee Report Published!

    by  • January 13, 2015

    Please find below a link to the December 2014 report just issued by the Illinois State Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights titled “Civil Rights Implications of Comprehensive Immigration Reform on Illinois’ Immigrant Communities.” Several AILA members and known community members gave testimony for this report. I gave testimony on LGBT issues. I am pleased to...

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    Administrative relief resource list

    by  • December 22, 2014

    Please see the attached document with updated information from the DePaul University Asylum and Immigration Law Clinic on organizations in the Chicagoland area that are or will provide direct services of some kind in relation to administrative relief. Thank you to our friend at MALDEF, Aarón Siebert-Llera, who provided us with this list. Please...

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