If these would-be doctors lose their work permits and deportation protections, underserved communities could lose out, too.
Source: Dreamers In Medical School Ask Congress To Help Them So They Can Help Others | HuffPost
Leading corporations and colleges and universities are mobilizing to protect recipients of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program for undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as minors.
Source: Employers, colleges rush to protect DACA | TheHill
Slatery was among the state attorneys generals pushing Trump to end DACA. Now he advocates a path to citizenship for Dreamers.
Source: Why Did Tennessee’s Republican Attorney General Have a Last-Minute Conversion on DACA? | The New Yorker
Pontiff says removing children from families ‘isn’t something that bears fruit’, referring to the 800,000 people affected by Trump’s decision to end the program
Source: Pope Francis urges Trump to rethink ending Daca program | World news | The Guardian
Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, flash fires, droughts: all of them tell us one thing – we need to stand up to the fossil fuel industry and fast, says Bill McKibben, a writer and the founder of the climate campaign 350.org
Source: Stop talking right now about the threat of climate change. It’s here; it’s happening | Bill McKibben | Opinion | The Guardian
For millions of people across North America, Africa, and Europe, the summer of 2017 has been a season of wildfires.
Source: In a Summer of Wildfires and Hurricanes, My Son Asks “Why Is Everything Going Wrong?”