Immigrant Rights

WNPJ IMMIGRANTS RIGHTS WORKGROUP

 

Mission:

 -  Welcome immigrants in our communities and organizations, while supporting policies that honor the dignity of every human being and recognize the positive contributions that immigrants make to Wisconsin every day

 - Provide resources, information and action alerts to WNPJ member organizations regarding immigrant rights as an integral part of broader work for peace, social, racial and economic justice

 - Collaborate with immigrant rights organizations and allies working to change the unjust laws of the United States' broken immigration system and working to address the root causes of forced migration.  

For more Policies and Objectives: click here,  for a list of WNPJ member groups working on Immigrants Rights, click here

 

Are you confused about immigration policies?  You are not the only one. For a review of Immigration laws and issues: Immigration 101

 

Campaigns:
Immigration reforms: Wage theft: Wisconsin Driver Card:

 

Latest News:

Opposing Arizona-like Anti-Immigration Policies at Lobby Day 2011

The Schumer/Graham Blueprint:  click here

Do you know that there is a tragedy happening at the US-Mexico border every day? Read a faith-based account about the group No More Deaths.

The State of Arizona has passed SB 1070, an anti-immigration racial profiling law. Take four actions for Justice here...

Read an article in the Progressive Magazine that calls for boycotting the State of Arizona.