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The Fight for DACA

The legal clinic that I helped found is helping Dreamers from so-called “s***hole” countries all throughout the world apply for renewal of their DACA status. Where you come from should not matter if you want to be an American.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said it will once again accept DACA renewal requests in response to a court order from a California judge this past week.

 

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: Active Resistance

As we have celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday this week, let us also celebrate his legacy of active resistance.

“The surprising success of that effort revealed that King’s nonviolence was, above all, a practical technique. King called it active resistance, in contrast to the more familiar term, “passive resistance,” which he said “gives the false impression that this is a do-nothing method.”

We can best honor his legacy by continuing to struggle for justice.