A year ago, Ella* found herself walking down the middle of one of New York City’s avenues, tall buildings on either side, surrounded by a crowd of
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A new proposed rule would destroy the U.S. asylum system and pave the way for mass deportations of asylum seekers back to persecution and torture. We only have until July 15th to submit public comments expressing our opposition to this awful policy. Stand up for asylum seekers and speak up now!
WATCH: 2020 Human Rights Awards
The 21st Annual (and first-ever virtual) Human Rights Awards brought together prominent activists, critically acclaimed authors, and immigrant rights supporters from around the world. Watch a recording of the livestream.
Galyna won the diversity visa lottery from Ukraine and Yanelli fled violence in Mexico. Both began new lives in the United States, finding community and opportunity for themselves and their families that they never imagined. WATCH THEIR STORIES.
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