by Von Diaz on August 2 2013, 10:52AM
While dozens of activists were arrested in the most recent act of civil disobedience for immigration reform, other advocates are mocking Rep. Steve King’s racist remarks by delivering cantaloupes and photographing their calves.
by Aura Bogado on July 25 2013, 4:00PM
The lawmaker’s comments about drug mules are just the latest in a long history of anti-Mexican sentiment.
by Aura Bogado on July 23 2013, 8:30AM
The so-called Dream 9 crossed the U.S./Mexico border yesterday amid cheers from supporters. Now comes the hard part: actually staying in the United States.
by Julianne Hing on July 12 2013, 12:13PM
Janet Napolitano oversaw the largest deportation program of any presidential administration.
by Aura Bogado on July 10 2013, 4:54PM
The House is back in session this week—but it’s unclear whether they’ll move forward on comprehensive immigration reform.
by Jamilah King on July 3 2013, 2:32PM
LGBT folks talk about their definitions of immigration, borders, and citizenship.
The question remains: Will the House take the bargain, or will it become only more enforcement.
In striking down the DOMA, the Supreme Court also settles a hotly debated issue immigration reform: should LGBT US citizens be allowed to sponsor their partners for green cards. Yes, the court says.
The Senate agreed today on an amendment to the immigration reform bill that will invest billions to double the number of armed agents on the US-Mexico border and build hundreds of additional miles of fences.
The Congressional Budget Office report on immigration reform largely settles the economic argument over the bill’s overall benefits. Now conservatives have little but their racial anxieties to fall back on.
The House Judiciary Committee gets started on immigration this week with a deportation bill that could pull reform dramatically right.
by Julianne Hing on June 14 2013, 4:13PM
The Asians are coming.
by Brentin Mock on June 14 2013, 3:02PM
U.S. says it can do more to address racial injustice. Civil rights group agree.
by Julianne Hing on June 14 2013, 7:00AM
The flavor’s tagline is a nod to a political statement the San Francisco Giants pitcher made at his team’s World Series parade last year.
by Jamilah King on June 12 2013, 2:15PM
And don’t you dare tell him that he doesn’t belong.