Press Releases

For press inquiries, please contact:

Marzena Zukowska, Earned Media Strategist
e: marzena@domesticworkers.org
c: 708.990.0389

Immigrant Women Reject Stephen Miller’s Immigration “Deal”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 25, 2018

Contact: 

Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

Washington, DC - Today, Trump and his senior adviser, Stephen Miller, released an immigration proposal that uses Dreamers as political pawns in “exchange” for wasting twenty five billion taxpayer dollars on a senseless border wall, gutting our family-based immigration system, eliminating the diversity visa program, expanding the deportation machine, and sending children seeking safety at our borders back to dangerous situations.

La administración de Trump continúa estampida agresiva contra mujeres y familias inmigrantes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 8, 2018

Contact: 

Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

Las mujeres condenan la cancelación del TPS para El Salvador que pone a 200,000 inmigrantes en riesgo de deportación, y urgen al Congreso que actúe de inmediato para proteger a todas las familias con TPS

Washington, D.C. - La Administración Trump anunció hoy planes para terminar el Estatus de Protección Temporal (TPS) para El Salvador a partir del 9 de septiembre de 2019, amenazando a 200,000 salvadoreños y sus familias de ser arrancados de los hogares donde han vivido por décadas.

La siguiente es una declaración de We Belong Together, una campaña liderada por mujeres para promover políticas de inmigración que mantienen a las familias unidas:

Trump Administration Continues Rampage Against Immigrant Women and Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 8, 2018

Contact: 

Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

Women Condemn Trump’s Decision to Eliminate TPS for El Salvador, putting 200,000 immigrants under threat of deportation, and Call on Congress to Act Immediately to Protect All Families with TPS

Washington, D.C. - The Trump Administration has announced plans to terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for El Salvador starting on September 9, 2019, threatening 200,000 Salvadorans and their families with being ripped from their home of years or decades.

The following is a statement from We Belong Together, a women-led campaign for immigration policies that keep families together:

Women Resolve to Fight Back for our Families in 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 21, 2017

Contact: 

Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

After Congress Votes to Deport Thousands of Immigrant Youth, Tear Communities Apart

Screen Shot 2017-12-21 at 9.18.24 PM.png

Washington, DC - Today, Congress voted in favor of a Continuing Resolution that funds the government for another month while postponing until next year any decision on the Dream Act or on any measure to protect 800,000 young immigrants previously covered by the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals” program, also known as DACA, terminated in September by the Trump administration.

La administración de Trump le da la espalda a la comunidad haitiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 20, 2017

Contact: 

Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

Las mujeres condenan la cancelación del TPS para Haití y piden al Congreso que actúe de inmediato para proteger a las familias con TPS

TPS kids & parents banner_Spanish.png

Washington, D.C. - La Administración Trump anunció esta noche su plan de terminar el Estatus de Protección Temporal (TPS, por sus siglas en inglés) para Haití a partir del 22 de julio de 2019, poniendo en riesgo de deportación a 50,000 haitianos y sus familias.

Trump Administration Turns Its Back on the Haitian Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 20, 2017

Contact: 

Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

Women Condemn Trump’s Termination of TPS for Haiti, Call on Congress to Act Immediately to Protect Families with TPS

TPS kids & parents banner_English.png

Washington, D.C. - The Trump Administration announced plans this evening to terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haiti effective July 22, 2019, putting 50,000 Haitians and their families at risk of deportation.

The following is a statement from We Belong Together, a women-led campaign for immigration policies that keep families together:

Kids and youth to write holiday letters urging Congress to pass a clean DREAM Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 13, 2017

Contact: 

Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

We Belong Together launches “Dream for the Holidays” lifting the voices of hundreds of thousands of children whose parents have DACA or TPS

Screen Shot 2017-11-20 at 3.53.39 PM.png
Washington, D.C. - We Belong Together, a women-led campaign for immigration policies that keep families together, has launched its 6th annual “Dream for the Holidays” campaign inviting children and youth nationwide to write letters urging Congress to pass a clean DREAM Act and to protect 430,000 immigrant families threatened by the elimination of Temporary Protected Status (TPS).

Madre de Colorado regresa a santuario después de que Gobernador le niega el perdón

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 17, 2017

Contact: 

Jennifer Piper, jpiper@afsc.org
Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@domesticworkers.org

Ingrid Encalada Latorre, programada para deportación de hoy, decide sacrificar su libertad en lugar de separar a su familia

Ingrid 1.jpg

DENVER, CO - El martes 17 de octubre, Ingrid Encalada Latorre, madre de dos hijos que pasó cinco meses en santuario en el Denver Quaker Meeting, volvió a tomar refugio en una iglesia para evitar su deportación.

Pages