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MIRA Civic Engagement Day 2018

December 12, 2017
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The Mississippi Immigrants Rights Alliance (MIRA) is having its annual Civic Engagement Day on Wednesday, January 24, 2018.
On Civic Engagement Day, immigrants and their families have the opportunity to speak face to face with lawmakers who make the decisions affecting the daily lives of those who have come here to improve their lives. 

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Complaint Documents 15 Cases of Family Separation at the Border

December 12, 2017
The American Immigration Council, in collaboration with the Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC), the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association (AILA), and others filed a complaint with the Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) and Office of the Inspector General (OIG) on behalf of numerous families – most, if not all, who fled to the United States seeking humanitarian relief – who were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. The complaint lifts up the cases of fifteen individuals – including toddlers – who were separated from their family members shortly …