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Jose Antonio Vargas Leads '1 of 11 Million' Campaign for Deportation Relief

Jose Antonio Vargas Leads ‘1 of 11 Million’ Campaign for Deportation Relief

by Julianne Hing on August 20 2014, 1:23PM

The campaign comes as the nation awaits President Obama’s executive order.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Jose Antonio Vargas Detained by Border Patrol

Jose Antonio Vargas Detained by Border Patrol

by Aura Bogado on July 15 2014, 10:50AM

Vargas has been taken into custody at the McAllen Border Patrol Station.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Jose Antonio Vargas Opens Up About 'Documented'

Jose Antonio Vargas Opens Up About ‘Documented’

by Aura Bogado on May 6 2014, 7:00AM

The journalist discusses American nationalism, Right Wing haters and his difficult relationship with his mom.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Immigration

'Documented' Opens in Theaters

‘Documented’ Opens in Theaters

by Aura Bogado on May 2 2014, 10:37AM

Jose Antonio Vargas’s immigration film is deeply personal.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Jose Antonio Vargas' Film 'Documented' Will Be in Theaters

Jose Antonio Vargas’ Film ‘Documented’ Will Be in Theaters

by Jamilah King on March 19 2014, 11:41AM

It will be in theaters in May and air on CNN this summer.

Topics: Culture

Jose Antonio Vargas at Senate Immigration Hearing: We're Not 'Alien People From Mars'

Jose Antonio Vargas at Senate Immigration Hearing: We’re Not ‘Alien People From Mars’

by Jorge Rivas on February 13 2013, 1:30PM

On Wednesday, Jose Antonio Vargas spoke at the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearing on immigration. Vargas told the panel that immigrants “dream of not being seperated from our families and our loved ones, regardless of sexual orientation, no matter our skill…

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Senate Immigration Hearing Will Feature Jose Antonio Vargas

Senate Immigration Hearing Will Feature Jose Antonio Vargas

by on February 11 2013, 3:40PM

After months of back room immigration reform talks on the Hill and declarations of broad principles for legislative overhaul from elected officials and the president, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold its opening hearing on immigration this week. The hearing…

Topics: /NOW

Favianna Rodriguez Talks Art and Activism on Pharrell's YouTube Channel

Favianna Rodriguez Talks Art and Activism on Pharrell’s YouTube Channel

by Jorge Rivas on January 14 2013, 2:17PM

Immigrant rights activist Favianna Rodriguez talks social change through art.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Jose Antonio Vargas: Demian Bichir in 'A Better Life' Represents Today's 'The Help'

Jose Antonio Vargas: Demian Bichir in ‘A Better Life’ Represents Today’s ‘The Help’

by Jorge Rivas on February 10 2012, 11:03AM

The Pulitzer Prize-winning Filipino-American journalist who revealed he was undocumented in a NY Times Op-Ed last year says Bichir represents the help of today — gardeners, farmhands, and other undocumented workers — at the mercy of present-day laws in Georgia and Alabama.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Jose Antonio Vargas Has Driver's License Revoked

Jose Antonio Vargas Has Driver’s License Revoked

by Jamilah King on July 22 2011, 11:33AM

The writer calls it another reminder of the collective struggle facing immigrants like him.

Topics: Immigration

Jose Antonio Vargas: 'No Person is Illegal'

Jose Antonio Vargas: ‘No Person is Illegal’

by Jamilah King on July 5 2011, 1:27PM

The journalist maintains that the immigrant struggle is “about us, not them.”

Topics: Immigration

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