Immigration Profile Series: Sandra Avalos

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This is a series created and published by Generation Progress to highlight the young and diverse individuals who are dedicated to fighting for the rights and safety of immigrant communities throughout the U.S. and to share their perspectives on ways
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Take the Pledge to Support Dreamers and DACA Recipients

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As young immigrant Dreamers await the Supreme Court’s 2020 decision on whether or not the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will continue to provide them with legal status and work authorization, it is important that activists and allies around the country show the court, and the entire nation, our support for the young immigrants living in our communities. I pledge to support Dreamers and their families on November 12 as the fate of DACA is determined by SCOTUS by finding and attending an event in person or demonstrating my support digitally. Furthermore, I pledge to help current beneficiaries of DACA to renew their protections while they can, and to work to ensure Congress passes permanent protections and a pathway to citizenship for all young immigrants whose #HomeIsHere.
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The Leslie Marshall Show: Home is Here—SCOTUS to Hear DACA Case

Guest hosts Charlotte Hancock, Communication Director for Generation Progress, and Emily Leach, Senior Press Associate for Generation Progress, are joined by Juan Manuel Guzman, the advocacy and policy manager from ‘United We Dream,’ and Claudia Flores, the immigration campaign manager
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