Category: Policy Alerts

Oppose Fast-Track Deportation of Vulnerable Children and Indefinite Detention of Families
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Oppose Fast-Track Deportation of Vulnerable Children and Indefinite Detention of Families

Last week, in a letter written to Congress, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen asked for sweeping new authority to quickly deport unaccompanied minors (teens traveling alone) who are fleeing for their lives from Central American gang violence. Teens are more likely to be murdered in Honduras than any other country on earth. The Secretary is...

April 3, 2019April 15, 2019by
Oppose Separating Families and Holding Children in Cages
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Oppose Separating Families and Holding Children in Cages

Photo Credit John Moore/Getty Images OPPOSE SEPARATING CHILDREN FROM THEIR FAMILIES AT THE BORDER JOIN PTV IN SUPPORTING THE RIGHT TO SEEK REFUGE WITH DIGNITY PTV opposes the recent actions taken by the administration to tear children away from their families at the border and hold them separately in chain-linked cages. In recent weeks, the US attorney general’s office has...

June 18, 2018August 28, 2018by
Oppose CIA Nominee and Director of US Torture Program Gina Haspel
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Oppose CIA Nominee and Director of US Torture Program Gina Haspel

CALL YOUR SENATOR NOW TO OPPOSE CIA NOMINEE GINA HASPEL WHO DIRECTED OVERSEES TORTURE PROGRAM With CIA Director Pompeo transitioning to Secretary of State, President Trump wants to quietly elevate a CIA insider that directed torture programs at an overseas “black site”. We need your help to ensure that no one who has directed torture becomes a high-level...

March 14, 2018August 28, 2018by