In September 2017, the New York Times reported that the Trump Administration rejected a report completed by the Department of Health and Human Services (H.H.S.) that showed refugees actually boosted the American economy by $63 billion over a ten year period. The report contradicts President Trump and his administration’s stance on refugees. Stephen Miller, President Trump’s chief policy adviser, asserted that...Read More
The Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for more than 300,000 Haitian and Central American immigrants will be expiring soon and the Trump Administration has not publicly announced its plan to renew the program.Read More
Five years after former President Barack Obama signed DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)* into law, the policy faces an uncertain future as it has sparked an ongoing and contentious debate between politicians..Read More
Summer is a great time to research free immigration trainings near you! Even if you do not plan on attending a training for a few months, it is always good to know in advance the time and place of the training that would work best for you. To help you in your search, we’ve created a short list to help you research and access free immigration training events and resources that best suit your needs.Read More
On June 26, 2017, the Supreme Court agreed to review lower court rulings on the Trump Administration’s so-called ‘Travel Ban’ and permitted...Read More
While USCIS welcomed thousands of immigrants as citizens on this 4th of July, xenophobia threatens to constrain the positive impressions that we might get from reading about recent welcoming ceremonies...Read More
Welcome to The Right to Immigration Institute blog! We are a nonprofit organization that works to give people fleeing persecution and seeking asylum legal help and access to representation in court.
Through our blog, we will...Read More