by Julianne Hing on January 15 2013, 5:50PM
After experiencing the horrors of immigration detention firsthand, the media-savvy and well-connected immigrant rights activist demands action from her senators.
by Jorge Rivas on January 15 2013, 4:10PM
The coalition says their “I Was a Stranger” immigration prayer challenge will reach out to political leaders and more than 100,000 churches.
As many eyes turn to the Supreme Court’s ruling on federal recognition, advocates are also working to include LGBT rights in the upcoming reform bill.
by Julianne Hing on January 11 2013, 2:30PM
A prominent activist’s family is detained, and the swift response highlights the utter normalcy of the immigration system’s cruel design.
by Julianne Hing on January 11 2013, 11:53AM
Erika Andiola, a prominent immigrant rights activist, describes an immigration raid on her own home.
by Jorge Rivas on January 10 2013, 5:01PM
Wessler told Harris-Perry “the pressure is really on” for comprehensive immigration reform.
by Jorge Rivas on January 7 2013, 2:53PM
Nearly $187 Billion Spent on Federal Immigration Enforcement over Past 26 Years
The fiscal fight isn’t nearly done, but Senate insiders say immigration reform is moving ahead all the same. Here’s a primer for the who, what, when—and why.
by Jorge Rivas on January 4 2013, 7:15PM
Mirna Valenzuela went to an Arizona casino, hit a $1200 jackpot and then got deported.
by Julianne Hing on January 3 2013, 9:05AM
The updated rule goes into effect March 4.
After new data reveals rapid pace of parental deportation, key congressional leader and advocates pressure President Obama to broaden his DREAM Act order.
New data obtained by Colorlines.com shows the disturbing pace of parental deportation has not changed, despite ICE vow to use greater “discretion.”
The full data set on parental deportations, obtained from Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
by Jorge Rivas on December 14 2012, 11:21AM
She wants the editor to know how the the i-word affected her growing up.
by Jorge Rivas on December 12 2012, 12:26PM
Foreign teachers who have been teaching in L.A. schools for more than six years are being forced home.
by Jorge Rivas on December 11 2012, 4:30PM
A Judge has cleared the way for the show me your papers provision to take effect in Georgia.
by Jorge Rivas on December 11 2012, 9:55AM
“Papers: Stories By Undocumented Youth” includes 30 stories by undocumented youth who range in age from 10-32.
by Jorge Rivas on December 7 2012, 3:45PM
Puerto Rican-born artist Miguel Luciano helps undocumented youth take flight over the National Mall.
by Jorge Rivas on December 6 2012, 4:00PM
Thomas M. Wierdsma, a Senior Vice President for Project Development at GEO is seen confirming he said he would use his position to deport his son’s Hungarian wife.