SITUATION: Executive Director Rev. Deborah Lee and the Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity need OWL’s support to, among other things, address the root causes of human migration from Honduras, as well as the transfer of released green card holders from prisons to ICE–for deportation–after completion of their sentences.
ACTION: Open the links below, provided by Rev. Lee after her November 20, 2021 presentation on immigration at the OWL monthly meeting.
ROOT CAUSES – Eight page recommendations and Report (sent to Congress) – with more stories from our root causes pilgrimages:
U.S. Responsibility and Roadmap for Change Blog
KEEP EFRAN HOME – (this is urgent- he could be deported to Colombia as soon as next week):
KEEP CHARLES HOME:
Script and Toolkit: bit.ly/
Film about Charles’ transfer to ICE: https://www.youtube.com/
ACTION: Ask Congress to pass H.R. 1574 (previously H.R. 1945), the Berta Cáceres Human Rights In Honduras Act which would suspend U.S. Security Assistance to Honduras until human rights violations by Honduran security forces cease and perpetrators are brought to justice.
ACTION: ASK FRIENDS AND FAMILY NATIONWIDE TO DO THE SAME.