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JRS/USA Calls for Access to Asylum for All

Yesterday, the Centers for Disease Control officially extended Title 42, a ban on those seeking asylum at the US southern border due to public health concerns. Jesuit Refugee Service/USA expresses deep disappointment in this announcement and…
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Catholic Leaders Respond to Court Decision Upholding Administration’s Right to End TPS

On Monday, September 14, 2020, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit ruled in favor of the Trump administration’s plan to revoke Temporary Protected Status for nearly 300,000 individuals from El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Sudan and Nepal, leaving these individuals susceptible to deportation. 

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The First 100 Days

This month brings new Congress and Administration and with it new opportunities to protect and defend forcibly displaced people. The new policymakers will bring change and opportunity for policies with impacts on refugees and those seeking protection…