Remember when we wrote 3 weeks ago because the US was sending Cameroonian asylum seekers home to certain danger? Unfortunately, it’s about to happen again. We need your help. Once […]Read More
HRI and SMU Law’s Hunter Center Release New Report Detailing the Immigration System’s Revictimization of Undocumented Survivors of Crimes
“Flawed Design” demonstrates that the U visa process is fundamentally flawed and requires Congressional and agency action DALLAS – Undocumented survivors of crime face significant barriers and re-victimization by United […]Read More
Fighting back against proposed asylum regulations
You heard from us three weeks ago about the Trump Administration’s latest attack: the attempt to totally eviscerate our asylum system through regulations. You–and our friends all across the country–have […]Read More
Raise Your Voice for Justice!
Congress has now passed four economic packages to help people manage the health and economic impacts of COVID-19. But over and over again, they have left out immigrant families. We […]Read More
Hypocrisy in Action
Last week, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued a letter to Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Affairs denouncing Cuba’s torture and unjust imprisonment of human rights defender José Daniel Ferrer García. […]Read More
What’s Happening in Immigration? Recent News Court rules Remain in Mexico is causing “extreme and irreversible harm,” but policy remains in effect On Friday, 2/28, a federal appeals court found […]Read More
International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
As today is the UN’s International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, HRI staff members think of the clients we have served over the years who have been […]Read More
Carolina Wins Asylum!
HRI recently won the cases of a 23-year-old Salvadoran woman and her 4-year-old daughter who sought asylum from severe domestic violence. Carolina began living with her partner when she was […]Read More