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Long Islanders Take Action for Human Rights

Long Islanders conduct one of several "die ins" during the Sunday march in response to the police killing of Eric Garner.

Long Islanders Take Action for Human Rights

by Maryann Sinclair Slutsky on December 10, 2014  

All week Long Islanders have been taking action to demand respect for human rights in the face of extreme police actions and a lack of accountability for those actions.

Once Powerful Minutemen Now Facing Jail and  Execution

Jim Gilchrist, founder of the Minuteman Project, with Shawna Forde of Minuteman American Defense in 2007, a year and a half before she led an operation that killed two Latinos.

Once Powerful Minutemen Now Facing Jail and Execution

by Patrick Young, Esq. on December 8, 2014  

The death of a man involved in the Minuteman Murders highlights the decline of a violent anti-immigrant network.

House Passes Bill to Undo Administrative Relief Despite Proof Americans Want it

If the house wants to undo Obama's actions there's a perfectly good immigration reform bill still sitting on Boehner's desk.

House Passes Bill to Undo Administrative Relief Despite Proof Americans Want it

by Christian Bonawandt on December 5, 2014  

New data from three independent sources prove that the vast majority of Americans think favorably of Obama’s administrative relief program. Moreover, they show Americans are strongly opposed to efforts to repeal it.

Long Islanders to March for Eric Garner

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Long Islanders to March for Eric Garner

by Christian Bonawandt on December 5, 2014  

Long Islanders know the issue of police brutality all too well.

Refugee Applications Available for Central American Children of Lawfully Present Parents

Salvadoran, Honduran, and Guatemalan parents residing legally in the U.S. can now apply for refugee status on behalf of children residing in their home country.

Refugee Applications Available for Central American Children of Lawfully Present Parents

by Patrick Young, Esq. on December 3, 2014  

The new program could help stem another increase in newly arrived children.

VIDEO: Stop Notario Fraud

by Christian Bonawandt on December 3, 2014  

A public service announcement from the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) helps immigrants understand the dangers of working with "notarios."

#GivingTuesday We’re Counting On You

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#GivingTuesday We’re Counting On You

by Maryann Sinclair Slutsky on December 2, 2014  

This is the perfect opportunity for you to help Long Island Wins build a Long Island that works for everyone -- immigrant and native-born alike.

Obama’s Administrative Relief: $11 Million for Long Island

Higher wages and more taxes means more money for Long Island.

Obama’s Administrative Relief: $11 Million for Long Island

by Michael Lewis on December 2, 2014  

Long Island's economy will enjoy a huge boon from Obama's actions on immigration.

Understanding Mitch McConnell and Immigration Reform

Next year, McConnell will ascend to the role of Senate Majority Leader. How will that affect efforts to see an immigration reform bill be introduced in the Senate?

Understanding Mitch McConnell and Immigration Reform

by Patrick Young, Esq. on December 1, 2014  

What is the soon-to-be Senator Majority Leader's voting record on immigration reform?

Reflections on the First Week of Executive Action

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Reflections on the First Week of Executive Action

by Patrick Young, Esq. on November 26, 2014  

My gauge so far of which parts of the program are drawing the most interest and questions from the immigrant community.

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