Publications ArchivePublication Tag: Asylum
Photo Essay: In Their Own Words
Meet five of our courageous clients in this stunning photo essay from Steve Jeter and Bittersweet Zine.
Precarious Protection: How Unsettled Policy and Current Laws Harm Women and Girls Fleeing Persecution
Drawing on the experiences of Tahirih clients and important findings from numerous studies by advocacy organizations and governmental agencies, this report by Tahirih exposes the continuing injustices facing women and girls seeking asylum in the United States and offers recommendations for system change.
Do They Hear You When You Cry
A true story of persecution, friendship, and ultimate triumph, the book “Do They Hear You When You Cry” chronicles the struggles of two extraordinary women: Fauziya Kassindja, who fled her African homeland to escape female genital mutilation only to be locked up in American prisons for 16 months; and Layli Miller Bashir, a driven young law student who fought for Fauziya’s freedom. Click here to order a copy of the book online.