Topic: immigrants

“The Perfect Immigrant and Other Myths” was hosted by the Center for Latin American Caribbean Studies in their storytelling lecture series.

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Nina Alvarez discusses immigration policies, experiences

November 12, 2019 0 comments

While speaking to students about her documentaries on the immigrant experience, Columbia Journalism School Professor Nina Alvarez addressed misconceptions surrounding the American dream and immigration into the United States.

The six local advocacy groups that compose AMOR convened Feb. 14 to celebrate the coalition’s launch of a hotline that offers legal and mental support for immigrants and minorities.

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Local hotline provides legal support to immigrants

April 10, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Nearly two months after establishing a hotline that provides support to immigrants and minorities in Rhode Island, the Alliance to Mobilize Our Resistance is focused on making small-scale community change by offering immediate support to its callers.

University releases plan to support DACA students

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University releases plan to support DACA students

March 20, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Though a recent decision from the United States Supreme Court has paused the Trump administration’s efforts to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, the University has developed plans to provide support to DACA recipients and undocumented students on campus in the event of the program’s suspension.

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You ’20, Kim ’18: In support of undocumented Asian immigrants

February 2, 2018 Comments are Disabled

National media attention surrounding the issue of immigration has largely centered on President Trump’s derision of  “bad hombres” from “shithole countries” — specifically those from Latin America.

Students organize on the Main Green Wednesday afternoon to rally in support for the DREAM Act by encouraging peers to call their representatives and demand a revision of the DREAM Act.

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Students rally for DREAM Act

October 4, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Students organized on the Main Green to call Congressional representatives.

Immigration ban disrupts services for RI refugees

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Immigration ban disrupts services for RI refugees

February 6, 2017 Comments are Disabled

One hundred refugees were expected to arrive in Rhode Island by this October, prior to President Donald Trump’s executive order, said Jessica Berry