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Young Center protests efforts to increase detention of children
May 18, 2017

On May 18, the Young Center joined more than 20 child advocacy organizations in protesting language in House Bill HR2431, which would expand the detention of children in DHS facilities, instead of placing them in protective custody with the Department …


DHS sends five-year-old boy and his mother back to Honduras despite murder of family members and evidence it was unsafe for child to return:
May 8, 2017

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New Compendium of Facts on Immigrants and Refugees
April 20, 2017

The Center for American Progress just released a compendium of all of the facts on immigrants and refugees in the United States. The 50-page guide covers demographics, facts on immigrants and the economy, state and local laws, updates on interior …