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Immigration Fairness for All

Protect family unity, ensure our public policies address the concerns of immigrant women and children, and end human rights abuses in the name of immigration law enforcement.

 
As part of MomsRising’s mission to advocate for economic security for all families living in the United States, we have reached out to our million members and developed education campaigns to build public will for fair treatment of immigrant children, mothers and families. Our intent is to further a constructive national dialog on reforming our country’s immigration policies so that they reflect our values as a nation and allow for all families to contribute to our culture and economy.
 
Share Your Story or Thoughts on Immigration
 
Are you and/or your family members immigrants? Have an experience with our immigration system that you would like to share with us?
 
Please share your story and let our community members know why this issue is important to you.
 
“I'm a mom and I support the DREAM Act because any hardworking student who grows up in the United States deserves to further their education and give back to society. This is a win‐win situation for everyone: the students, the universities, the communities, employers, the economy, and society! It’s time to do what’s right for these students. The consequences of doing nothing are devastating to everyone.” ­­ -Tammy
 
“I am the daughter of a Mexican immigrant who was born in the USA. I have friends and family members who are bright high school students yet they feel they should not care about their future because of being undocumented. I think this is a great loss to the USA.” ­­ -Maria
 

MomsBlogging on Immigration

Moving Forward with Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner on #RisersRadio

Posted April 9, 2018 by Kristin

Tune In! On the RADIO show this week we cover Trump’s dangerous move to increase the detention of pregnant women; the victory of ending the practice of shackling women in prison during labor and what more needs to be done; advancing #CounselorsNotCops in New York State; and how to speak to children and adults about [...]

Public Charge FAQs

Posted April 13, 2018 by Xochitl Oseguera

Public Charge FAQs This FAQ does not replace the advice of a qualified lawyer. You should contact a lawyer if you have questions about your particular situation.             This information was prepared in partnership of MomsRising with The Protecting Immigrant Families, Advancing Our Future campaign, co-chaired by the Center for Law and [...]

National Guard Deployment to Southern Border Is ‘Rash, Misguided and Dangerous for Our Democracy’

Posted April 5, 2018 by MomsRising

President Trump’s plan to send the National Guard to the southern border is rash, misguided and dangerous for our democracy. This move will do nothing to protect our country; instead, it will inflame tensions along the border and further demonize immigrant communities, which are already suffering terribly under the Trump presidency.  Further, blocking asylum seekers [...]

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Reaching for Equity, Equality and Justice on the #RisersRadio

Posted April 2, 2018 by Kristin

Tune In! On the radio show this week we cover the latest in the fight for fair treatment of all immigrant families; we hear how some countries have ended mass incarceration by legalizing drugs — and what we could do here; we get the inside scoop on corporations like Starbucks reaching for pay parity; and [...]

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