Tahirih Comments on Separation of Families
PubsJanuary 25th, 2022
Tahirih filed a comment with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on ways to minimize the separation of families who enter the United States. The comment notes that family separation amounts to torture and recommends that the administration abandon the misuse of Title 42, the Migrant Protection Protocols, and detention and deportation to separate families
Tahirih Condemns Ongoing Family Separation During COVID-19 Pandemic
PubsMay 22nd, 2020
As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in detention centers climbs, Tahirih condemns the administration’s ongoing attempts to separate families. One way the administration has done this is through […]
Tahirih Statement on Mass ICE Arrests
PubsJuly 15th, 2019
The Tahirih Justice Center is deeply concerned by ICE raids targeting individuals with final deportation orders, including survivors of domestic abuse, sexual assault, and related trauma. The impact of these actions is detrimental to immigrant survivors of gender-based violence, who may be deported before their humanitarian claims are resolved.
Joint Statement on May 2019 Advocate Survey Regarding Immigrant Survivors
PubsJune 4th, 2019
Tahirih and a coalition of national organizations issued this statement after releasing results of a survey demonstrating the fear of immigrant survivors in reporting violence.
Tahirih Statement on Court-Ordered Reunification Deadline
PubsJuly 26th, 2018
Tahirih’s statement on the failure of the government to meet the court-ordered reunification deadline.