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U.N. Warns Against Deportations of Child Migrants

U.N. Warns Against Deportations of Child Migrants

by Julianne Hing on July 31 2014, 5:31PM

President Obama intends to deport most who’ve made it to the U.S.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration, /NOW

Report: Most Child Migrants With Attorneys Show Up for Immigration Court

Report: Most Child Migrants With Attorneys Show Up for Immigration Court

by Julianne Hing on July 30 2014, 12:28PM

The exact opposite of what Sens. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and John McCain (R-Ariz.) have claimed.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration, /NOW

In Orange County, Snapshots of the New America [Photos]

In Orange County, Snapshots of the New America [Photos]

by Julianne Hing on July 30 2014, 10:19AM

What does your Asian America look like?

Topics: Immigration

Mother Sues U.S. Border Patrol in Slain Son's Death

Mother Sues U.S. Border Patrol in Slain Son’s Death

by Julianne Hing on July 29 2014, 4:55PM

Border Patrol officers killed 15 people between 2011 and 2012 alone.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Immigration, /NOW

Israel Intensifies Gaza Attacks, High Debt and Va. Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Israel Intensifies Gaza Attacks, High Debt and Va. Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

by Aura Bogado on July 29 2014, 8:43AM

Some of the news I’m reading this morning

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

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

Video: The War on Drugs and War on Immigrants Are Intertwined

Video: The War on Drugs and War on Immigrants Are Intertwined

by Julianne Hing on July 24 2014, 11:49AM

The criminalization of black and immigrant communities uniquely impacts one oft-ignored group: black immigrants.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Immigration, /NOW

Civil Rights Groups Challenge Texas City's Attempt to Bar Child Migrants

Civil Rights Groups Challenge Texas City’s Attempt to Bar Child Migrants

by Julianne Hing on July 23 2014, 12:48PM

A Texas town cannot accept federal money and use it to discriminate against children at the same time, says the complaint.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration, /NOW

Rick Perry to Send National Guard to Stop Child Migrants

Rick Perry to Send National Guard to Stop Child Migrants

by Julianne Hing on July 22 2014, 1:24PM

Political maneuvers afoot.

Topics: Child Migrants, 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

Immigration Detention Quotas Have Kept Families Apart for 55 Million Nights

Immigration Detention Quotas Have Kept Families Apart for 55 Million Nights

by Julianne Hing on July 16 2014, 5:16PM

Congressional mandates mean the U.S. is required to lock up 34,000 immigrant detainees a day.

Topics: 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

Dispatch from Murrieta, Calif.: Protesting Migrant Children

Dispatch from Murrieta, Calif.: Protesting Migrant Children

by Julianne Hing on July 16 2014, 7:00AM

Murietta, Calif., has made national news because protesters have blocked busloads of undocumented, unaccompanied minors from entering its Border Patrol station. Inside a rapidly changing town on edge.

Topics: Child Migrants, Dispatches, Immigration

Los Angeles Mayor Says City Will Step Up for Migrant Children

Los Angeles Mayor Says City Will Step Up for Migrant Children

by Julianne Hing on July 15 2014, 6:05PM

A different response than what came out of Murrieta, Calif.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration, /NOW

UT Austin's Affirmative Action Safe After Fifth Circuit Affirms Prior Ruling

UT Austin’s Affirmative Action Safe After Fifth Circuit Affirms Prior Ruling

by Julianne Hing on July 15 2014, 5:26PM

Affirmative action supporters can breathe a sigh of relief. For now.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

U.S. Begins Deportations of Central American Migrants

U.S. Begins Deportations of Central American Migrants

by Julianne Hing on July 15 2014, 5:02PM

Thirty-eight women and children arrived in Honduras Monday.

Topics: Child Migrants, 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

Murrieta's Anti-Migrant Protests Cost City $50k in Police Overtime

Murrieta’s Anti-Migrant Protests Cost City $50k in Police Overtime

by Julianne Hing on July 11 2014, 4:54PM

Stoking anti-migrant sentiment adds up for the California city.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration, /NOW