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ASYLUM IN THE UNITED STATES

Asylum: what is it? “Each year, thousands of noncitizens arriving at our border or already in the United States  apply for asylum, or protection from persecution. Asylum seekers must navigate a difficult and complex process that can involve multiple government … Continue reading

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Resources on Immigration or Detention crises

There are over 250 detention centers operating throughout the U.S. (see Detention by the Numbers)  Most immigration processing centers are managed by a few private prison corporations such as GEO GROUP. Detained immigrants who aren’t citizens, lack documentation or are seeking asylum … Continue reading

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