“Without these interventions at the local, state and national levels, we will remain in a fight we cannot win. Each day we go without these actions is another day that a bus full of asylum seekers arrives, and we have nowhere for them to go, aside from the floor of a police precinct. We must do better.”
Revolutionary leaders like Steph call on support from political leaders at the state and federal level for funding and collaboration.
As organizations and allies in the sanctuary city of Chicago work tirelessly to help asylum seekers build safe and fulfilling lives in our sanctuary cities, Steph acknowledges that “the path we are on, despite monumental efforts, is not enough.”