Immigration advocates have reported seeing border patrol admit Ukrainian refugees into the US without question while turning away migrants from Central America and the Caribbean.
Advocates for immigrants and refugees in Arizona say it’s long past for the Biden administration to stop using public health rules to prevent people from claiming asylum.
Bilal Alobaidi came to the US as a refugee in late 2013. While he was able to get a job and exercise other rights, the one thing he couldn’t do was vote.
The newly-proposed rule narrows the categories of people who face persecution based on race, nationality, religion, political opinions, or “social group.”
More than 50 advocates took home a win after the Arizona Senate adopted a pro-refugee resolution they had spent the day promoting.
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