PageApril 5th, 2015
Right now, America’s immigration system is inefficient and inhumane, and it’s harming courageous immigrants fleeing violence. Even minor improvements to the existing immigration law would empower immigrant victims to report […]
NewsJanuary 15th, 2021
Yesterday, the Tahirih Justice Center and Ayuda filed a lawsuit challenging the outgoing administration’s sweeping regulations that would overturn U.S. asylum law. Finalized in December 2020, the rule would make […]
NewsFebruary 14th, 2019
The Tahirih Justice Center filed a lawsuit challenging the Department of Homeland Security’s Migration Protection Protocols (MPP), also known as the Remain in Mexico policy.
NewsMay 12th, 2016
Delays in the immigration court system impede asylum seekers’ ability to overcome trauma, and may actually compound it.
NewsFebruary 1st, 2022
Today we observe Freedom Day, a day to celebrate the abolition of slavery and the beginning of Black History Month in the United States. During Black History Month, we honor […]
PeopleAugust 9th, 2020
Layli Miller-Muro is the founder of the Tahirih Justice Center. She established Tahirih in 1997 following her involvement in a high-profile case that set national precedent and revolutionized asylum law […]
Action AlertsJune 18th, 2020
Lea la información en español. Make your voice heard about a new proposed rule that would close the door on the vast majority of asylum seekers in the United States. […]