Border Region

Posted by on Apr 11, 2018

SAN DIEGO, CA — Today, Gov. Jerry Brown announced that he plans to deploy up to 400 National Guard troops throughout the state to help support existing “transnational crime”...

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Immigration Reform

SDIRC Denounces Cruel Decision to End TPS for El Salvador

Posted by on Jan 8, 2018

SAN DIEGO, CA — The Trump administration announced today that it will end the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 200,000 Salvadorans who have been living, working and...

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Citizenship

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016

By Tatiana Sanchez Daniel Torres, an unauthorized immigrant who enlisted in the Marine Corps using a false birth certificate, became an American citizen on Thursday. He is likely...

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Deferred Action

Posted by on Mar 5, 2018

Local organizations are helping current DACA recipients renew their status San Diego, CA – Today is President Trump’s artificial deadline to end the Deferred Action for...

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Recent Posts

San Diego Immigrant Rights Consortium Announces New Leadership, Logo

SAN DIEGO, CA – The San Diego Immigrant Rights Consortium(SDIRC) has elected new leadership to its Advisory Board. Lilian Serrano was re-elected as the 2019 chair. She and the new 9-member advisory board will be tasked with leading the coalition for the next year.

SDIRC Advisory Board

2019 SDIRC Advisory Board

 

Lilian Serrano, Chair (Alianza Comunitaria)

 

Juan Perez, Legal Representative (San Diego Imperial Counties Labor Council)

 

Pastor Jean Elise Durandisse, Faith Representative (Christ Ministry Center)

 

Mejgan Afshan, Community Representative (CAIR San Diego)

 

Ricardo Gallego, Community Representative (San Diego LGBT Center)

 

Christina Griffin, Community Representative (Espacio Migrante)

 

Pedro Rios/Adriana Jasso, Southern Border Communities Coalition Representative — Ex Officio (American Friends Service Committee US/Mexico Border Program)

 

Adriana Jasso, Southern Border Communities Coalition Representative — Ex Officio (American Friends Service Committee US/Mexico Border Program)

 

Laura Moreno, Former Chair — Ex Officio (UNITE HERE Local 30) 

Binational Condemnation of Trump’s Policy to Expel Asylum Seekers

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SAN DIEGO, CA / TIJUANA, BC — Today, the Trump administration took the unprecedented and possibly illegal step of introducing protocols to expel certain asylum seekers and force them to wait in Mexico until their court date, which could be a year later, to present their case in the United States.