The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) is an educational institute/think tank devoted to the study of international migration, to the promotion of understanding between immigrants and receiving communities, and to public policies that safeguard the dignity and rights of migrants, refugees and newcomers.
The US immigrant detention system serves two legitimate purposes, to ensure that persons in removal proceedings appear for their hearings and (if so ordered) can be deported and, in rare […]
In Texas v. United States, Judge Andrew Hanen’s decision to enjoin implementation of the DAPA (Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents) and expanded DACA (Deferred Action […]
Alternatives to detention should be expanded Vulnerable groups should not be detained Role of for-profit prisons should be substantially reduced WASHINGTON DC — The U.S. immigrant detention system, which treats […]
PURCHASE GALA TICKET OR SPONSORSHIP Celebrate the Center for Migration Studies! Join government officials, policymakers, scholars, experts, civil society members, staff and colleagues for CMS’s 2015 gala event celebrating the […]