PubsJuly 18th, 2017
Tahirih submitted this statement to the House of Representatives Appropriations Committee as it considers the FY2018 Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill.
PubsFebruary 17th, 2017
The Tahirih Justice Center and national organizations dedicated to supporting immigrant survivors of domestic violence join in condemning the arrest and detention of a survivor of violence in El Paso, Texas, by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) while she was attending a court hearing in connection with her abuse.
PubsOctober 28th, 2015
It is time for the U.S. government to reconsider its response to women and children fleeing violence, and put an end to the shameful practice of family detention — once and for all.
NewsJuly 24th, 2015
Victory! Read about a judge’s celebrated ruling to protect refugee children from ‘deplorable’ detention.
NewsJuly 17th, 2015
After a year of intensive advocacy, ICE announced it will free hundreds of mothers and children from remote U.S. detention centers. What needs to happen now in the name of justice?
NewsJune 26th, 2015
Tahirih welcomes Homeland Security’s new commitment to humane detention, but the fight to protect refugee moms and kids is far from over.
NewsMay 14th, 2015
Tahirih Houston Director says ‘indefinite, prolonged, and arbitrary detention of children and their mothers must stop.’