Most recent

July 2, 2020

SIV hero Janis Shinwari is now an American citizen

July 3, 2020 – Earlier this week, former SIV Janis Shinwari became an American citizen. One of the many immigrants who make our country great, Janis saved American lives years ago in Afghanistan, just as immigrant health workers are saving lives in the USA today. To celebrate this Fourth of July, we are re-publishing this ... Read more

July 1, 2020

Register to vote!

A very important election is coming up in the USA this fall. Find out how you can register to vote. If you are an American citizen, you can register to vote. In 2020, you will be voting on several races. The most important thing that voters will decide is who will be President of the ... Read more

June 19, 2020

Every action counts.

June 20 is World Refugee Day. The United Nations designated June 20 as the international day to celebrate World Refugee Day. On this day, we take actions to support people who are forced to flee their homes as a result of war, violence and persecution. Hundreds of organizations all over the world celebrate refugees on ... Read more

June 15, 2020

Make your voice heard with a public comment

A new rule will make it harder for asylum seekers to get asylum in the USA. You can use your voice to make a public comment and stand up for asylum seekers. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) have published a proposed new rule about asylum claims. ... Read more