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News
03.18
RAICES Texas Statement on the Passing of the Promise and Dream Act
Statement from Erika Andiola, Chief Advocacy officer at RAICES, on the passing of HR-6: “The passing of this Bill is as a result of years of organizing and pressure from the immigrant rights movement, but we won’t celebrate anything until we see material differences in the lives of immigrants in the United States … ”

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News
03.15
RAICES Launches #KeepThePromise Campaign
RAICES launched the “Keep The Promise” campaign, demanding that President Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress keep their promise to the immigrant community to give our undocumented community in the U.S. the freedom to work with dignity and respect, freedom from detention and deportation.

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Spotlight
03.04
Black, Pregnant, Detained
RAICES found that almost 80% of pregnant women at a Texas detention center are Black. Sign petition to stop incarcerating pregnant women.

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News
02.26
RAICES Statement on Changes Made to Family Detention
As long as the family prisons are open along the Southern border, children and their parents are incarcerated and are not free to leave. With these prisons functional we run the risk of return to deportations and prolonged detention. President Biden must shut them down immediately.

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