Immigration in the United States

Immigration in the United States

Immigration in the United States

The Open Society Foundations supports efforts to secure federal immigration reform and promote fair immigration enforcement, detention, and deportation policies.

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The following Open Society programs focus on this topic.

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Recent Work

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Building a New Legal Infrastructure Toward Confronting Hate Incidents in the United States  

The Open Society Foundations welcome the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law for a conversation about their work responding to the rise in hate incidents in the United States that began in late 2016.

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Q&A: The Missing Voices in the Immigration Debate

A new study shows the media is paying more attention to immigrants in detention—but migrants’ stories are too often overlooked.

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The Supreme Court Won’t Stop the Fight for Justice for Immigrants

We must mobilize to fight for true and lasting changes to immigration policy to allow all people, regardless of where we were born, to contribute fully to our communities.

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Talking About Race: Confronting the New Wave of Islamophobia

Three experts discuss the rise in anti-Muslim sentiment in the United States during the current election season.

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Rights for Domestic Workers

Ai-jen Poo and Gustavo Torres will talk about structural changes in the job market that have resulted in many day laborers, especially among immigrants and people of color.

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What the Pope’s Visit Means for Social Justice

Pope Francis’s U.S. trip presents a tremendous opportunity to harness his popularity for progressive change.