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Everywhere you turn it seems immigrants are being mischaracterized and demonized. The fear-mongering   of immigrants and refugees is reminiscent of some of the darkest times in our nation's history. 

You don't have to dig too deep to see the myths and misinformation underlying this effort.

We #CallThemOut every day and so can you! Share these facts:

Refugees

Refugees are the most scrutinized migrants, undergoing thorough background checks: http://bit.ly/1ZakJPa #CallThemOut

  

Refusing refugees goes against our history of welcoming those in need of our protection: http://bit.ly/1kAQPF8 #CallThemOut

  

Refugee admission processing takes over 1K days: http://bit.ly/1Aurej7 #CallThemOut

  

 

Immigration and the Economy

There is no direct correlation between #immigration and unemployment: http://bit.ly/1kdBOJd #CallThemOut

  

Current immigration law doesn't respond to our economic needs: http://bit.ly/1kdBOJd #CallThemOut

  

Foreign-born and native-born workers complement, not compete with each other: http://bit.ly/138vfza #CallThemOut

  

#Immigration increases Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and tax revenue: http://bit.ly/1J9DEAA #CallThemOut

  

 

Executive Action on Immigration

Executive action on immigration is a lawful exercise of prosecutorial discretion: http://bit.ly/1k0rWl3 #CallThemOut

  

Deferred action supports all workers and the economy: http://bit.ly/1k0rWl3 #CallThemOut

  

 

Immigration and Crime

Higher rates of immigration associated with lower crime rates: http://bit.ly/1Ou2HQr #CallThemOut

  

Immigrants themselves are being criminalized: http://bit.ly/1Ou2HQr #CallThemOut

  

 

Immigration and Taxes

Undocumented immigrants pay billions of dollars in state & local taxes: http://bit.ly/1ky2Wiy #CallThemOut

  

Fact: Undocumented immigrants are vital to the U.S. economy: http://bit.ly/1ky2Wiy #CallThemOut

  

Immigrants are helping to sustain Medicare and Social Security: http://bit.ly/1J9DEAA #CallThemOut

  

 

Immigration Enforcement

The deportation machine has had devastating effects on families and communities: http://bit.ly/1mm38pz  #CallThemOut

  

We need immigration reform, not more enforcement: http://bit.ly/1mm38pz #CallThemOut

  

 

Birthright Citizenship

Our outdated immigration system won’t be fixed by eliminating birthright citizenship: http://bit.ly/1fvMXBO #CallThemOut

  

Eliminating birthright citizenship would impose a significant burden on everyone in the U.S.: http://bit.ly/1QJWRPo  #CallThemOut