MIRA continues support to immigrant families hard hit by COVID


With the virus spreading rapidly in the cramped working conditions of the poultry plants, many Mississippi immigrants have contracted COVID-19. Tragically, a number of immigrants have passed away from COVID. In a community still suffering the fallout from last year’s massive immigration raids, this combination of illness, deaths, and layoffs has been devastating.  In June, … Continue reading MIRA continues support to immigrant families hard hit by COVID

MIRA Legal Project Update


MIRA staff, including members of the Legal Project, are working remotely and continuing to defend and expand immigrant rights at this challenging time.  Complicating matters is the fact that USCIS Offices remain closed and don’t plan to reopen until around June 4th. They suspended in-person services in most field offices, but continue to provide mission-critical … Continue reading MIRA Legal Project Update