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Richard Rodriguez Talks About the American Dream for Immigrants

Richard Rodriguez Talks About the American Dream for Immigrants

by Jamilah King on September 15 2014, 11:05AM

It wasn’t a native-born idea, he says.

Topics: Culture

Obama Moving on Immigration 'Fairly Soon'

Obama Moving on Immigration ‘Fairly Soon’

by Aura Bogado on September 5 2014, 3:33PM

Whether that means before or after the election remains unclear.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Obama Suggests He Won't Provide Immigration Relief Before Election

Obama Suggests He Won’t Provide Immigration Relief Before Election

by Aura Bogado on August 29 2014, 4:10PM

Immigration enforcement could actually get tougher until then

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Ousted High-Ranking Official: Border Patrol has Become a 'Paramilitary Force'

Ousted High-Ranking Official: Border Patrol has Become a ‘Paramilitary Force’

by Aura Bogado on August 28 2014, 2:40PM

Twenty eighy unarmed migrants have died at the hands of U.S. Customs and Border Protection since 2010—and not one agent has faced criminal charges in the killings. Two months ago, the Border Patrol’s head of internal affairs, James F. Tomsheck,…

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Star of Oscar-Winning Short Doc Shares Immigration News Play

Star of Oscar-Winning Short Doc Shares Immigration News

by Jamilah King on August 11 2014, 2:12PM

She’ll now be able to travel to Mexico to see family she hasn’t seen in more than 15 years. Here’s how.

Topics: Culture

ICE Detention Officer Complains About 'Third World' Mothers and Children

ICE Detention Officer Complains About ‘Third World’ Mothers and Children

by Aura Bogado on August 8 2014, 11:27AM

Things are getting pretty bad at the Artesia detention center

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Did the Private Prison Lobby Kill Immigration Reform?

Did the Private Prison Lobby Kill Immigration Reform?

by Aura Bogado on August 8 2014, 7:00AM

Activist Peter Cervantes-Gautschi explains how lobbyists played a big hand in immigration legislation.

Topics: Immigration

Central American Child Migrants Testify Before Congress [Photos]

Central American Child Migrants Testify Before Congress [Photos]

by Aura Bogado on August 5 2014, 7:30AM

Three children bring a congressional hearing to tears.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration

House Passes Anti-Immigration Bills as Protest Grips D.C.

House Passes Anti-Immigration Bills as Protest Grips D.C.

by Aura Bogado on August 4 2014, 12:14PM

Neither bill is expected to move forward in the Senate.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

ICE Detains Pregnant Women Against Its Own Policy

ICE Detains Pregnant Women Against Its Own Policy

by Aura Bogado on July 28 2014, 10:43AM

The estimate is that up to 57 pregnant immigrant women are being detained daily.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

M.C. Raka Dun Talks Hip-Hop and Immigration

M.C. Raka Dun Talks Hip-Hop and Immigration

by Jamilah King on July 28 2014, 7:00AM

Raka Dun, one half of the Panamanian-American hip-hop duo Los Rakas, shares his story of being undocumented.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Call for Immigrant Rights Advocates to Boycott White House Meetings

Call for Immigrant Rights Advocates to Boycott White House Meetings

by Aura Bogado on July 25 2014, 5:36PM

Some grassroots undocumented activists are shunning mainstream groups

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

The Dream 9, One Year Later

The Dream 9, One Year Later

by Aura Bogado on July 22 2014, 7:00AM

We check in with three of the nine people who made headlines when they reentered the U.S. to ask for asylum.

Topics: Immigration

Hundreds of Sites Set to Protest Child Migrants, Immigration Reform

Hundreds of Sites Set to Protest Child Migrants, Immigration Reform

by Julianne Hing on July 18 2014, 5:50PM

Murrieta-style protests go national.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration, /NOW

Ariz. Congressional Candidate Confuses YMCA Campers for Migrant Children

Ariz. Congressional Candidate Confuses YMCA Campers for Migrant Children

by Aura Bogado on July 16 2014, 1:05PM

Adam Kwasman thinks campers have “fear in the faces.”

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

Los Rakas Pays Tribute to Families Torn Apart by Deportation Play

Los Rakas Pays Tribute to Families Torn Apart by Deportation

by Jamilah King on July 15 2014, 10:27AM

The video is the second part of a cinematic series that focuses on the push-and-pull factors of immigration.

Topics: Culture

New York's New Municipal ID Draws Criticism

New York’s New Municipal ID Draws Criticism

by Aura Bogado on July 11 2014, 4:26PM

The card is intended to provide identification for marginalized people—but not everyone’s convinced it’ll be a good thing.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Inside the Immigration 'Icebox' Play

Inside the Immigration ‘Icebox’

by Aura Bogado on July 11 2014, 7:00AM

An unaccompanied child migrant from Honduras speaks out about ‘freezing’ in a holding cell.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration

Texas City to 'Refuse' Refugee Child Migrants

Texas City to ‘Refuse’ Refugee Child Migrants

by Aura Bogado on July 10 2014, 3:23PM

The xenophobia spreads

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

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