Author Archives: Aaron Morris

A letter from Legal Director Aaron Morris in support of April 5th

Friends, This weekend, thousands of immigration activists will gather in cities across the country to demand an end to the deportation of innocent people. Deportation tears communities and families apart, … Read more

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VIDEO: you may need a tissue for this

In Moscow, Alexander Kargaltsev was beaten up by a group of men after arranging a date with a man through a popular website. It happened on a crowded street. No one helped him. “It’s a very common story,” Alexander says. “People are going backwards.” Read more

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On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: Thinking of Client from Ghana

When I first met “Michael,” he was in his late twenties. He walked into my office carrying a decade’s worth of legal documents, which he stacked in a tidy pile on my desk. Once he had settled, he began to tell me his story. Read more

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