As President Trump moves forward with a campaign promise to increase deportations, a prominent immigrant advocacy group is rolling out an expanded set of “Know Your Rights,” training and community defense materials in multiple languages for undocumented immigrants and advocates.
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The Immigrant Defense Project, a nonprofit organization that advocates for fairness for immigrants accused of or convicted of crimes, has been tracking, seeking information about and training community members on ICE raids and arrests for years. They argue that communities have to recognize ICE tactics, help individuals facing possible deportation be prepared and fight back through organizing or in the courts.
Michelle Parris, staff attorney
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