United We Dream

United We Dream is the largest immigrant youth-led organization in the nation, a powerful nonpartisan network made up of 55 local groups in 26 states. UWD organizes and advocates for the dignity and fair treatment of immigrant youth and families, regardless of immigration status. We seek to address the inequities and obstacles faced by immigrant youth and believe that by empowering immigrant youth, we can advance the cause of the entire community—justice for all immigrants. You can find more about UWD online at www.unitedwedream.org

Releases by this organization

Newswire article
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Trump Announces Mass Expulsion of Thousands from Nicaragua Who’ve Lived in the U.S. for Nearly Two Decades
Last night, Trump’s Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Elaine Duke announced that the agency will terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaragua on January 5, 2019. Nicaraguan immigrants, who have lived in the United States for nearly two decades, will have 12...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Trump Fulfills White Supremacist Agenda With Decision to End DACA
Today, Trump announced he has decided to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in a scheme announced by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director of United We Dream said in response: “We are outraged by Trump’s decision to end DACA. “With...
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