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ACT Statement on DED Termination

Since 2016, ACT has been fighting for the thousands of immigrants from Liberia who are in the US under the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) programs. Most recently, we helped organize the campaign to extend DED, working with DED holders, the Liberian community, African organizations, and allies from around the country to lobby Congress, rally, and speak out to save this important program. Today, we learned that the Trump Administration will terminate the program, after a one year transition period. Given the Administration's record, there was a real risk that Liberians would lose status immediately, which...


Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 05:30 PM · 53 rsvps
Bryant Park in New York, NY

City of Refuge Coalition: World Refugee Day March & Rally

On Wednesday June 20th, World Refugee Day, please join African Communities Together and the City of Refuge Coalition as we rally and march to the U.N. and Trump World Tower.
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5:30 PM: Assemble at Bryant Park - 42nd Street & 5th Avenue
6:00 PM: March to the U.N. & Trump World Tower.
6:30- 7:30 PM: Rally at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, 47th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenue, with refugees, asylum seekers, and TPS holders, religious and community leaders, and welcoming New Yorkers!
Please RSVP below.