Search

ImmDef Signs On: Solidarity Letter from the Immigrant Justice Movement

Updated: Jun 8

ImmDef is proud to join our sister organizations, a cohort of state, local, and national organizations, that are standing in solidarity with Black communities to demand justice by advocating for their recommendations and solutions, and working to dismantle white supremacy, white nationalism, and the anti-Blackness that permeates our society, including within the immigrant justice movement.


In the letter, we commit to:

  • Joining the calls to dismantle the police state by defunding and decreasing police budgets.

  • Demanding governments invest in communities by increasing funding for housing, education, healthcare, and other supports.

  • Demanding a COVID 19 recovery and reconstruction that benefits communities, not corporations.

  • Denouncing the use of criminalization and militarization as a response to people’s pain and people demanding more change.

  • Rejecting the “national security” frame and redefining "public safety" so that it truly means communities -- including Black communities -- are free to live without fear of being killed.



44 views

Recent Posts

See All

Stay Informed!

Every day asylum seekers and refugees face new challenges to seeking safety. Sign up to learn how to help restore dignity and justice in the immigration system. You are needed in this fight. 

Contact Us

634 S. Spring St. 10th Fl.

Los Angeles, CA 90014

info@immdef.org

Connect with us

Immigrant defenders law center is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, EIN 474473312.

© 2023 by Immigrant Defenders Law Center.

  • Black Facebook Icon
  • Black Twitter Icon
  • Black Instagram Icon