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ACLU Immigrant Rights Project: ACLU Immigrant Rights Project: The ACLU protects our liberty, working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country, including immigrants.

Alternative Chance: A self-help, advocacy program for criminal deportees in Haiti.

American Friends Service Committee Project Voice: AFSC believes large scale reform is needed to live up our nations ideals. Fair and humane treatment of all people, including immigrants, should be the norm in the United States.

American Immigration Council: The mission of the American Immigration Council is to strengthen America by honoring our immigrant history and shaping how Americans think and act towards immigration now and in the future.

American Justice Through Immigrants' Eyes: This report provides an ideal combination of perspectives on the problems created by the 1996 immigration reforms, from both a purely legal and a civil and human rights perspective.

Asian/Pacific Islander Youth Promoting Advocacy and Leadership: AYPAL's mission is to transform the environmental conditions within Oakland, California schools and neighborhoods so that young people of color can be healthy, safe and thriving members of their communities.

The Business of Detention: The Business of Detention project was designed to create an innovative way to present the business of privatized detention services — using solid reporting skills and pairing that up with video and interactive info graphics.

Center for Immigration Research: The Center for Immigration Research is comprised of researchers at the University of Houston, as well as other local institutions, whose research is focused on the examination of immigration trends and related international and national immigration policy.

Detention Watch Network: DWN is a coalition that addresses the immigration detention crisis head on. Together we work to reform the U.S. detention and deportation system so that all who come to our shores receive fair and humane treatment.

Families for Freedom: FAMILIES FOR FREEDOM is a New York-based multi-ethnic defense network by and for immigrants facing and fighting deportation.

Homies Unidos: Homies Unidos is an independent non-profit organization that believes in the inherent right of youth, families and their communities to pursue their dreams and achieve their full potential in a just, safe and healthy society.

Immigrant Legal Resource Center: The Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC) is a national non-profit resource center that provides legal trainings, educational materials, and advocacy to advance immigrant rights.

Immigration OnPoint: The Immigration Policy Center (IPC) is the research and policy arm of the American Immigration Council. IPC's mission is to shape a rational conversation on immigration and immigrant integration.

Justice Detained: The Effects of Deportation on Immigrant Families: Documents the economic and emotional hardship that deportations cause to families left behind, and recommends specific legislative changes to Illegal Immigration and Immigrant Responsibility Act (IIRIRA).

National Immigration Project: The National Immigration Project is a national non-profit organization that provides legal assistance and technical support to immigrant communities, legal practitioners, and all advocates seeking to advance the rights of noncitizens.

National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights: The National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (NNIRR) is a national organization that serves as a forum to share information and analysis, to educate communities and the general public, and to develop and coordinate plans of action on important immigrant and refugee issues.

The Post-Deportation Monitoring Network (PDMN) works to protect and assist rejected asylum seekers post-deportation, to document and report post-deportation human rights violations, and to use such reports to lobby governments in host countries to change their asylum policies. PDMNmaintains a list of partner organisations and committed individuals in deporting and receiving countries around the world.

Returnee Integration Support Center: The Returnee Integration Support Center is a Cambodian non-governmental humanitarian organization facilitating the integration into Cambodian society of people who were admitted to the United States as refugees and are being deported to Cambodia.

Stop the Deportation of Eddy Zheng: The story of Eddy Zheng and how he is facing deportation because of mistakes made by his public defender when he was 16 even though Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has indicated that he poses no threat to society.

Southeast Asian Resource Action Center: The Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC) is a national organization advancing the interests of Cambodian, Laotian, and Vietnamese Americans through leadership development, capacity building, and community empowerment.

TRAC Immigration: An organized source for comprehensive, independent and nonpartisan information about U.S. federal immigration enforcement.

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