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Pramila Jayapal

Pramila Jayapal

Why Immigration Policy Is 'Sexclusionary' (and How To Fix It)

Why Immigration Policy Is ‘Sexclusionary’ (and How To Fix It)

by Pramila Jayapal on March 18 2013, 9:05AM

The U.S. immigration system boxes women out in several ways, from the type of work it recognizes to the pressure it places on families. Here’s how Congress can make reform work for everybody.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform

Why This Round of Immigration Reform Is Different

Why This Round of Immigration Reform Is Different

by Pramila Jayapal on January 16 2013, 10:06AM

Because the immigrant rights movement is ready, says Pramila Jayapal. We’ve deepened, grown—and built strength out of previous losses.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform

Rising Hate For Migrants Worldwide Starts With Criminalizing Them

Rising Hate For Migrants Worldwide Starts With Criminalizing Them

by Pramila Jayapal on December 15 2010, 9:28AM

Pramila Jayapal says that’s why she’s celebrating the 10th International Migrants Day by dropping the i-word.

Topics: Drop the I-Word