Women for Common Sense Immigration Reform

100 Women Fast for Families in Washington, DC
100 Women Fasting for Families in Washington DC, take their message to Congress.
Photo credit: Sydney Traynham, Fast for Families

Immigration reform is a women's issue! We Belong Together unites women from all walks of life in the fight for common sense reform that treats women and children fairly.

Latin Post

On Aug. 1, the House of Representatives passed bill H.R. 5272. The bill limits the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program just as thousands of unaccompanied Central American children have recently been caught crossing the border. Now, activists are sharing their views about what the bill says to immigration supporters, and what politicians really hope to get out of it.


Let’s face it: it's not just the lack of compassion towards children at the border seeking asylum; the House of Representatives neglected its duty to provide leadership on immigration reform long ago.