These ten pieces of art created by young, undocumented immigrants show the love and determination that keeps the movement strong.
by Channing Kennedy on June 30 2011, 1:30PM
Paul Bridges says he became mayor to represent everyone in his town, “including the people who would have no voice otherwise.”
by Asraa Mustufa on June 30 2011, 9:31AM
While similar laws are temporarily blocked in other states, South Carolina presses forward with their SB 1070 copycat bill.
by Asraa Mustufa on June 28 2011, 2:09PM
The Pulitzer Prize winning journalist is quickly becoming a gamechanger in the debate over the Dream Act.
by Julianne Hing on June 28 2011, 10:15AM
For them, the climate of fear caused by anti-immigrant laws is just as harmful as the legislation itself.
ICE staff have long held broad discretion in immigration cases, yet they have regularly failed to use it, instead ramming through a record number of deportations under Obama.
by Mónica Novoa on June 23 2011, 9:43AM
So why do so many of his journalism colleagues still insist on using the slur to describe him? Monica Novoa explains why it is long past time for news media to Drop the I-Word.
by Asraa Mustufa on June 22 2011, 10:03AM
A decision is expected to be made before July 1, when HB 87 is scheduled to take effect.
by Jorge Rivas on June 21 2011, 2:10PM
Looks like the former presidential candidate is backtracking from his latest outrageous claims that undocumented immigrants are to blame for Arizona’s blazes.
by Julianne Hing on June 21 2011, 10:45AM
The lawsuits against state-level efforts at immigration enforcement are piling up. Here’s how advocates plan to challenge the one they’ve called the worst of the bunch.
by Jorge Rivas on June 20 2011, 4:22PM
Once again,the former presidential candidate is fanning the anti-immigrant flames.
by Julianne Hing on June 16 2011, 10:42AM
Labor and immigrant rights groups are pushing back against a renewed push to expand use of the E-Verify workers’ database.
by Julianne Hing on June 15 2011, 10:36AM
Recent polls show that immigration reform tops the list of Latino voters’ concerns. And so far the president’s been slow to act.
by Julianne Hing on June 13 2011, 9:45AM
Two bills that would grant undocumented youth greater access to higher ed are moving through the state legislature.
by Yvonne Yen Liu on June 10 2011, 9:49AM
The state’s historic new universal health care system will cover the undocumented workers who toil in dangerous isolation to keep Vermont’s farms in business.
by Julianne Hing on June 9 2011, 10:01AM
The state-level backlash builds as governors try to opt out of the administration’s controversial Secure Communities initiative.
by Julianne Hing on June 7 2011, 10:26AM
Advocates warn that the state is taking a major step backwards in its long history with civil rights struggles.
The move comes after months of pressure from advocates to get the governor to terminate the program.
by Jamilah King on May 26 2011, 2:21PM
The Legal Arizona Workers Act punishes businesses for hiring undocumented workers. But the battle over SB 1070 is looming.