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Immigration News Update 1/9/17

Raids of Illegal Immigrants Bring Harsh Memories, and Strong Fears New York Times 1/2/17
http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/02/us/illegal-immigrants-raids-deportation.html?_r=0

Donald Trump may expand workplace and home raids to reach his deportation targets.

How Kitchen Raids In Buffalo Sent Shock Waves Through Immigrant Rights Community NPR 1/8/17
http://www.npr.org/2017/01/08/508548698/how-kitchen-raids-in-buffalo-sent-shock-waves-through-immigrant-rights-community
 
The restaurant raids in Buffalo harken back to the Bush years, when immigrants lived in fear of ICE raids.

STATEN ISLAND GOP ATTACKING NYers’ PRIVACY WITH LAWSUIT AGAINST ID PROGRAM Huffington Post 1/5/17
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/staten-island-gop-attacking-nyers-privacy-with-lawsuit_us_586dc46de4b021b75256f0b2
 
Staten Island Assembly Members Nicole Malliotakis and Ron Castorina are using a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit to attempt to access IDNYC information.
 
DHS chief: Don't use 'Dreamer' info to deport them CNN 1/4/17
http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/03/politics/dhs-chief-dont-use-dreamer-info-to-deport-them/
 
Department of Homeland Secretary Chief Jeh Johnson speaks out against using DACA paperwork to deport its recipients.


Immigrant Rights Groups Gear Up For Fight Of Their Lives With Nationwide Protest Plan Huffington Post 1/5/17
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/immigrant-rights-protests-trump_us_586ea023e4b099cdb0fc1d3c 

Immigrant rights groups are preparing to defend constituents during Trump's presidency.

Women and Their March on Washington New York Times 1/9/17
http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2017/01/09/women-and-their-march-on-washington

Check out expert opinions on the various criticisms surrounding the women's march on Washington.\

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