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The weeklong “Fast for the Forgotten” aims to put pressure on lawmakers to fully fund cash assistance for residents who haven’t been able to access stimulus checks or unemployment insurance.
Protestors outside of the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Devine. Photo: Jessica Fu for The Counter

Migrants Wonder if Sanctuaries Are Still Safe

About 70 undocumented immigrants, many facing final deportation orders, lived in churches to claim sanctuary during the Trump administration.

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Protesters Demand Congress Provide Pathways to Citizenship

Plus: Democrats search for more ways to help immigrants in reconciliation bill, and Biden keeps migrant expulsions in place

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White House Condemns Border Patrol Actions Against Haitian Migrants

Plus: Cryptocurrency company secures ICE contract, and another employee charged at closed migrant child shelter

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City Council Holds Hearing on Giving Non-Citizens Voting Rights

Plus: New Jersey mayor doesn't want more Afghan refugees, and Long Island man allegedly attacked Latino farmworkers