From left: Jerome McDonnell, host of WBEZ’s “Worldview,” Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director, Council on American Islamic Relations – Chicago; Charles Roth, Director of Litigation, National Immigrant Justice Center; Sioban Albiol, Professor and Director, Asylum & Immigration Law Clinic, DePaul University College of Law, Larry Suffredin, Cook County Commissioner, 13th District; and Steve Hagerty, Mayor-elect of Evanston (sworn in as Mayor on May 8).   Photo by Mary Mumbrue

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On April 30 an Immigratiom Policy Forum, moderated by WBEZ’s Jerome McDonnell and policy experts, discussed the status of the Administration’s Immigration bans and deportation orders. More than 120 people attended the event at St. Nicholas Church/Pope John 23rd School.

For more information, visit the Illinois Coalition of Immigrant and Refugee Rights at The website provides a list of non-profit agencies providing free or low-cost assistance with immigration matters.