STATEMENT: Congress Has Failed Our Young People

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 23, 2018 CONTACT: Sam Yu | syu@nakasec.org | 213-703-0992   Congress Has Failed Our Young People   Washington D.C. – Instead of standing strong to pass a permanent legislative solution for over 2 million undocumented young people, Congress opted…

Teen Vogue: These Immigrant Groups Are Banding Together to Resist Trump

In this op-ed, Jung Woo Kim and Jonathan Jayes-Green explain how Black and AAPI immigrants have been impacted by recent changes to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) policies in the United States. Kim manages…

We’ll Be Back! We’ll Be Back! We’ll Be Back!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 22, 2017 CONTACT: Sam Yu | syu@nakasec.org | 213-703-0992 Washington D.C. – December 21, 2017 – Last night, the United States Congress enraged millions of Americans by voting for a Continuing Resolution without attaching the Development, Relief and Education…

Students and educators flood Congress for a clean DREAM Act

With three days left in the Congressional calendar before the December 22nd deadline to pass a Continuing Resolution (CR) that avoids a government shutdown, hundreds of students and teachers from across the nation joined undocumented youth and allies today, flooding Congressional offices to stress the urgency of attaching a clean DREAM Act to the CR. Led by the National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC) and affiliates HANA Center and the Korean Resource Center (KRC), advocates demonstrated to our nation’s leaders that our youth generate significant social and economic value and are truly the future of this country. Partnering organizations included United We Dream, CASA, the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA), the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC), and Asian Americans Advancing Justice.

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