“One: If you can run for your life, do it. Two: Whoever gives you guidance, in order to find the right path to follow, always have a talk with your pillow. It works. Go home and do your homework. If you think it might work for you, do it. At the end of the day you will work through it.”
Jul 31, 2015
Jul 15, 2015
HIAS welcomes the announcement by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that women who establish they fear persecution in their home countries and are therefore eligible to apply for asylum will no longer be held in detention with their children.
HIAS urges members of Congress to support the Strengthening Refugee Resettlement Act, and thanks Congressman Keith Ellison for introducing this thoughtful, practical, and much needed legislation.