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synonyms for deportation

  • displacement
  • eviction
  • expulsion
  • extradition
  • removal
  • exile
  • expatriation
  • ostracism
  • relegation
  • transportation

antonyms for deportation

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  • welcoming
  • approval
  • permission
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It also speaks to the deportation machine’s long, bipartisan history and raises questions about Democrats’ commitment to implementing bold immigration reforms.
THE DHS SECRETARY COULD CHART A NEW PATH ON IMMIGRATION. WILL HE?ADAM GOODMANFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
County officials said anxieties over deportation have kept some residents from seeking county services meant to help those who have been affected by the pandemic.
FAIRFAX COUNTY ADOPTS POLICY BARRING COOPERATION WITH FEDERAL IMMIGRATION AGENTSANTONIO OLIVOJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The lawyer promised to call a deportation officer, the very person who for three years, Kevin, now 20, had been trying to avoid.
TO STAY OR TO GO?HANNAH DREIERDECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The result was a system in which immigration law and enforcement are controlled at the federal level, but counties are critical gears in the machinery of deportation and detention.
NEW JERSEY’S UNIQUE POLITICAL CONTOURS MAKE CHALLENGING IMMIGRANT DETENTION HARDMARY RIZZO, WHITNEY STRUBDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Southern Poverty Law Center said some of them had been abused, beaten and forced to sign deportation papers.
THE AFRICANS AMONG THEMTRUTHBETOLDNOVEMBER 13, 2020TRUTHBETOLD.NEWS
In July 1975, just a few months after his deportation, Mozambique declared independence and Cardoso returned home.
THE DEATH OF A JOURNALIST — AND A FREE PRESS — IN MOZAMBIQUEEROMO EGBEJULENOVEMBER 12, 2020OZY
Barack Obama, who became president at 46, shielded young undocumented immigrants from deportation and committed to the Paris climate agreement, aimed at preserving the planet for future generations.
HOW OLD SHOULD A PRESIDENT BE?DANIEL J. LEVITINOCTOBER 22, 2020VOX
After Tanvir declined to become an informant, those agents allegedly threatened him with deportation and placed him on the no-fly list.
7 BIG CASES THE SUPREME COURT WILL HEAR IN ITS NEW TERM, EXPLAINEDIAN MILLHISEROCTOBER 1, 2020VOX
According to the Associated Press, children as young as 1 year old are currently being held in hotel rooms, prior to deportation, by people who may or may not have been subjected to an FBI background check.
WHY I SIGNED A LETTER TO IVANKA TRUMP URGING HER TO PROTECT HUMAN TRAFFICKING SURVIVORSJAKEMETHSEPTEMBER 2, 2020FORTUNE
With almost all commercial flights to Africa currently grounded, it’s unclear what legal and logistical arrangements were made to facilitate deportations to those countries.
DESPITE CLOSED BORDERS, THE US IS STILL DEPORTING AFRICANS DURING THE PANDEMICJOE PENNEYJULY 27, 2020QUARTZ
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WORDS RELATED TO DEPORTATION

  • deportation
  • dismissal
  • expatriation
  • expulsion
  • ostracism
  • ouster
  • removal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.