Tomorrow: ACLU, Advocates to Testify on Repeal of DACA Program
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will hold a hearing on the human rights implications of the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program by the Trump administration.
The hearing will also cover the end of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) protections.
U.S. government representatives
Lorella Praeli, director of immigration policy and campaigns, American Civil Liberties Union
Sarah Mehta, researcher, ACLU Human Rights Program
Francisco Quintana, program director, Center for Justice and International Law
Yanira Arias, campaigns manager, Alianza Americas
Latin America Working Group
Tuesday, February 27, 11:30 a.m. ET
Every month, you'll receive regular roundups of the most important civil rights and civil liberties developments. Remember: a well-informed citizenry is the best defense against tyranny.
The latest in Human Rights
The American Civil Liberties Union is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America.
Learn More About Human Rights
The ACLU Human Rights Program (HRP) is dedicated to holding the United States accountable to international human rights laws and standards as well as the rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution.