(SACRAMENTO, CA, 7/15/20) - The Sacramento Immigration Coalition (SIC) and the Campaign for Immigrant Detention Reform (CIDR) today decried the Trump administration’s proposed rule that would further restrict the number of those granted asylum in the United States. Public comment on the rule is due today, and more than 56,000 people have commented thus far.… Continue reading Sacramento Immigration Coalition, Campaign for Immigrant Detention Reform Decry Trump Administration’s Proposed Asylum Rule
Guest Commentary: Recipe for Disaster – ‘Unmasking’ Yuba County Jail’s Response to COVID-19
By CIDR Co-Founders Rhonda Ríos Kravitz and Kalin Kipling-Mojaddedi As communities worldwide fight to contain a pandemic that has brought entire nations to a standstill, many detention facilities’ responses remain woefully inadequate. Yuba County Jail in Marysville, a mere 40 minutes away from California’s capital, is one glaring example. The jail has been under a… Continue reading Guest Commentary: Recipe for Disaster – ‘Unmasking’ Yuba County Jail’s Response to COVID-19
A man in ICE detention shares his story from Yuba County Jail, facing no protections from coronavirus
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CA Wildfire Help for Immigrants (Ayuda Para Inmigrantes Durante Los Incendios Forestales en California)
Amid the devastation of the 2019 wildfires across California, here are some resources for immigrants: En medio de la devastación de los incendios forestales de 2019 en California, aquí hay algunos recursos para inmigrantes: CA Immigrant Guide: https://immigrantguide.ca.gov/en/DisasterRelief/Undocufund: https://undocufund.org/805 Undocufund: https://805undocufund.org/Latino Community Foundation: https://latinocf.org/norcal-wildfire-relief-fund/Nuestra Comunidad: https://nc707.org/ Corazon Healdsburg: https://www.corazonhealdsburg.org/