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Targeting a Sanctuary

After ICE Stakes Out a Church Homeless Shelter, Charities Worry Immigrants Will Fear Getting Help Read the full article on The Intercept.

By | March 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Targeting a Sanctuary

Alarmed by Trump, schools protect vulnerable students

Alarmed by President Trump’s increasingly hostile stances, several local school departments have sought to reassure parents, students, and teachers that protections remain in place for immigrant and transgender students. Read the full story on the Boston Globe's website.  

By | March 10th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Alarmed by Trump, schools protect vulnerable students

Immigrants Not More Likely to be Criminals

President Trump's call for a weekly report on crimes committed by immigrants will be difficult considering a 2015 study that shows "not only are immigrants less likely to commit serious crimes or be incarcerated than native-born residents, but high rates of immigration correlate with even lower rates of violent and property crimes." In fact, only [...]

By | February 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Immigrants Not More Likely to be Criminals