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Student's Fight for In-State Tuition Illustrates Limits of the DACA Program

Student’s Fight for In-State Tuition Illustrates Limits of the DACA Program

by Aura Bogado on January 28 2014, 7:00AM

Contrary to popular belief Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival doesn’t guarantee in-state tuition for undocumented students.

Topics: Immigration

Student's Fight for In-State Tuition Illustrates Limits of the DACA Program

Student’s Fight for In-State Tuition Illustrates Limits of the DACA Program

by Aura Bogado on January 28 2014, 7:00AM

Contrary to popular belief Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival doesn’t guarantee in-state tuition for undocumented students.

Topics: Immigration

New Jersey DREAM Act Moves Forward Despite Christie's Veto Threat

New Jersey DREAM Act Moves Forward Despite Christie’s Veto Threat

by Julianne Hing on December 13 2013, 1:42PM

The bill moves to the Assembly floor next week.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW, Schools & Youth

Gov. Christie Supports Tuition Equity for DREAMers, but Won't Sign Tuition Equity Bill

Gov. Christie Supports Tuition Equity for DREAMers, but Won’t Sign Tuition Equity Bill

by Julianne Hing on December 4 2013, 4:40PM

Critics are calling his switcheroo part of a 2016 presidential campaign calculus.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW, Schools & Youth

'Catch an Illegal' Game Thwarted, Becomes Immigration Reform Rally

‘Catch an Illegal’ Game Thwarted, Becomes Immigration Reform Rally

by Von Diaz on November 21 2013, 1:08PM

Actress America Ferrera joined around 500 students and advocates at the rally.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Number of Immigrant Youth Left Alone in the U.S. on the Rise

Number of Immigrant Youth Left Alone in the U.S. on the Rise

by Von Diaz on November 8 2013, 9:24AM

The number of unaccompanied immigrant minors in the U.S. has tripled in the last five years under a broken immigration system.

Topics: DREAM Act, Immigration, /NOW

'The Graduates/Los Graduados' Premiers on PBS

‘The Graduates/Los Graduados’ Premiers on PBS

by Von Diaz on October 28 2013, 10:44AM

A new documentary series follows six Latino youth across the U.S. who are conflicted about dropping out of high school.

Topics: /NOW

DREAMer Activist Self-Deports After Time Runs Out

DREAMer Activist Self-Deports After Time Runs Out

by Von Diaz on September 18 2013, 10:11AM

Juan Gomez voluntarily left the U.S. after multiple attempts for work authorization failed.

Topics: /NOW

Deported but Determined: DREAMer Raises Funds for London Grad School

Deported but Determined: DREAMer Raises Funds for London Grad School

by Aura Bogado on August 14 2013, 7:00AM

Nancy Landa was deported to Mexico—but that’s not stopping her from achieving her dream to advocate for international migrants.

Topics: Immigration

Los Otros DREAMers: A Book Of Young People's Deportation and Return To Mexico

Los Otros DREAMers: A Book Of Young People’s Deportation and Return To Mexico

by Seth Freed Wessler on June 12 2013, 4:42PM

A new book project tells the stories of Los Otros Dreamers, young people who were deported or returned from the US to Mexico and are trying to rebuild their lives. The authors have launched a kickstarter campaign to finish the project.

Topics: Immigration Reform, /NOW

SF Giants' Sergio Romo Records Video in Support of Immigration Reform

SF Giants’ Sergio Romo Records Video in Support of Immigration Reform

by Jorge Rivas on June 7 2013, 8:34AM

The video appears on Major League Baseball’s YouTube channel.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Undocumented Youth Pay Tribute to the Original DREAMers [Photos] Photo

Undocumented Youth Pay Tribute to the Original DREAMers [Photos]

by Julianne Hing on March 29 2013, 6:00AM

In the fight for immigration reform, the parents of undocumented youth are regularly chastised for their immigration misdeeds. An undocumented Arizona photographer wants to change the conversation.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Immigration

Laurene Powell, Steve Jobs' Widow, Launches DREAM Act Website

Laurene Powell, Steve Jobs’ Widow, Launches DREAM Act Website

by Jorge Rivas on January 22 2013, 6:02PM

The website collects videos of undocumented immigrants describing how their lives would change for the better should the Dream Act pass.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Watch DREAMer's Personal Plea Shortly After Mother Taken in ICE Raid

Watch DREAMer’s Personal Plea Shortly After Mother Taken in ICE Raid

by Julianne Hing on January 11 2013, 11:53AM

Erika Andiola, a prominent immigrant rights activist, describes an immigration raid on her own home.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

DREAMer On Washington Post Cover Tells Editors to Not Call Her 'Illegal'

DREAMer On Washington Post Cover Tells Editors to Not Call Her ‘Illegal’

by Jorge Rivas on December 14 2012, 11:21AM

She wants the editor to know how the the i-word affected her growing up.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Undocumented Youth Take Over the National Mall With Kites [Photos]

Undocumented Youth Take Over the National Mall With Kites [Photos]

by Jorge Rivas on December 7 2012, 3:45PM

Puerto Rican-born artist Miguel Luciano helps undocumented youth take flight over the National Mall.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Next Dream for Immigrant Youth: Legalization for All 11 Million Undocumented Migrants

by Julianne Hing on December 3 2012, 4:25PM

One thing is certain: 2013 will be a very long year.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

Arizona Sued for Denying Driver's Licenses to Immigrant Youth

Arizona Sued for Denying Driver’s Licenses to Immigrant Youth

by Seth Freed Wessler on November 29 2012, 12:06PM

A coalition of civil rights groups filed a class action suit in federal court today, challenging Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s executive order denying drivers licenses to young undocumented immigrants granted work permits through President Obama’s deferred action program.

Topics: DREAM Act, Immigration, /NOW

GOP's Alternative to DREAM Act Has No Path to Citizenship

GOP’s Alternative to DREAM Act Has No Path to Citizenship

by Jorge Rivas on November 28 2012, 12:16PM

Republicans unveiled their answer to the DREAM Act, with the Achieve Act, to help undocumented immigrants.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Mass. Becomes 13th State to Allow Some Undocumented Students to Pay In-State Tuition

Mass. Becomes 13th State to Allow Some Undocumented Students to Pay In-State Tuition

by Jorge Rivas on November 20 2012, 3:58PM

The decision will cut tuition fees by about 50 percent for undocumented students attending state colleges.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

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