Show Solidarity with the Local Immigrant Community

UPDATE: THE Northwest immigrant right's project RALLY HAS BEEN CANCELED! 

If you've gotten your rally spirits up and your schedule cleared, consider participating in the travel ban rally Monday morning from 8:30-10:30 at 1010 Fifth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104. 

You can find more information here: 

https://www.facebook.com/events/1920724344878041/

 

A Department of Justice office has ordered the Northwest Immigrant Right’s Project to stop helping undocumented immigrants with the overwhelming task of understanding immigration policy and completing paperwork. In order to follow the DOJ’s order, the group would have to “either formally represent everyone who comes to the nonprofit for help understanding the US immigration system, or help no one at all.”

Read background here:

http://www.thestranger.com/slog/2017/05/09/25132395/northwest-immigrant-rights-project-sues-feds-over-request-to-stop-helping-undocumented-people

http://www.king5.com/news/politics/northwest-immigrant-rights-project-sues-to-continue-helping-immigrants-with-paperwork/438007974