We are seeing an increasing need for short-term and long-term housing for people who are released from detention, asylum seekers and for various other situations.  The most desired locations are in the Greater Boston area with access to public transportation. Teams can be set up to help with expenses and transportation.  Do you have a […]

ACTION ALERT: Call for Safe Communities June 12

ACTION ALERT: Call for Safe Communities on Monday! Please share with your networks – we want an overwhelming show of support Hundreds of people were at the State House Friday to show their support for the Safe Communities Act, which had a hearing from 10 am to 3 pm before the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland […]

Take Action on Haitian TPS

Call Governor Baker: Haitian TPS is due to expire in July.  If TPS is allowed to expire, 50,000 Haitian TPS holders in the US will lose their status, be unable to work and will face deportation.  We can take action to stop this. A decision could happen as early as next week, May 18.  We […]

End “287(g)” – Testimony Guidelines

SUPPORT PRO-IMMIGRANT LEGISLATION – CALL FOR TESTIMONY End Massachusetts collaboration with ICE! Guidelines provided by MIRA‘s Legislative Director, Amy Grunder The Safe Communities Coalition seeks your testimony for a hearing at the State House this Monday, May 8, at 1 p.m. on a pro-immigrant bill, H.3033 (An Act Relative to Enforcing Federal Law) sponsored […]

Take Action on the Safe Communities Act

On Friday 4/28, opponents of the Safe Communities Act began a letter-writing campaign to members of the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security, which is considering the bill. These letters are full of misinformation. The opponents likely chose this weekend thinking that activists would be too busy with the Peoples Climate March and […]