ASAP in the News
January 23, 2020
ASAP's client, Leticia, will soon be reunited with her son after more than two years apart. “He needs his mother,” she explained.
December 21, 2019
ASAP’s Dennise Moreno and Liz Willis were interviewed on Slate’s Amicus podcast about the crisis facing asylum seekers at the Mexico-U.S. border.
Courthouse News Service
December 18, 2019
ASAP, Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center, and other immigrant rights organizations sued the U.S. government challenging unjust practices in U.S. immigration courts.
December 5, 2019
"The problem is the legal system, not the people trapped inside it." ASAP's Swapna Reddy, spoke about ASAP's founding, the ongoing immigration crisis, and how everyone can respond.
The Daily Beast
December 2, 2019
“It’s extremely complicated to prepare cases in this climate of changing law,” said Swapna Reddy, co-executive director of the Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project.
The Washington Post
November 22, 2019
The Washington Post highlighted the role ASAP's online communities play in providing a network of support to asylum seekers at the border and beyond.
October 16, 2019
After traveling to the Dilley detention center, student volunteers encouraged the public to donate to ASAP and other organizations serving asylum-seeking families.
July 26, 2019
Reuters cited ASAP and CLINIC's 2018 report on in absentia removal orders as evidence that many asylum-seeking families miss their court dates due to government error.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
July 16, 2019
ASAP's Swapna Reddy discussed the importance of passing Congressman Panetta's legislation to protect asylum seekers from being deported without a hearing in immigration court.
June 25, 2019
Amid public outrage over the conditions in detention facilities, Daily Kos encouraged its readers to give to ASAP and other organizations serving asylum-seeking families.
June 21, 2019
ASAP was highlighted as an organization working to defend the rights of children at the border, in the wake of reports on the unsafe conditions in detention facilities.
June 20, 2019
On World Refugee Day, Microsoft highlighted its partnership with ASAP, and its efforts to design AI platforms to help ASAP track clients' court dates.