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Ann Coulter Suggests Creating 'Death Squads' if Immigration Reform Passes

Ann Coulter Suggests Creating ‘Death Squads’ if Immigration Reform Passes

by Von Diaz on March 10 2014, 12:29PM

At the recent CPAC convention, Coulter makes several outrageous comments about immigrants and those who support immigration reform.

Topics: Immigration Reform, /NOW, Politics

Whatever Happened to Comprehensive Immigration Reform? Interactive

Whatever Happened to Comprehensive Immigration Reform?

by Aura Bogado on December 18 2013, 7:00AM

Twenty thirteen was supposed to be the year for sweeping immigration reform. Here’s a step-by-step review of what did—and didn’t—happen.

Topics: Deportation, Immigration, Immigration Reform

Luis Gutierrez Shames Obama and Republicans on Immigration Reform Impass

Luis Gutierrez Shames Obama and Republicans on Immigration Reform Impass

by Von Diaz on November 12 2013, 2:40PM

Gutierrez says, ‘There’s much more the President can do about deportations.’

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

A Group of Immigration Activists Disrupt ICE

A Group of Immigration Activists Disrupt ICE

by Aura Bogado on October 16 2013, 7:00AM

How a group of protestors—many undocumented—interrupted business as usual.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform

New Report Illustrates Obstacles for Transgender Immigrants

New Report Illustrates Obstacles for Transgender Immigrants

by Aura Bogado on October 7 2013, 4:01PM

Being undocumented and transgender poses unique and difficult circumstances for immigrants in the U.S.

Topics: Immigration Reform, /NOW

Thousands of People Marched for Immigration Reform This Weekend

Thousands of People Marched for Immigration Reform This Weekend

by Jamilah King on October 7 2013, 9:17AM

Here’s a look at demonstrations in three cities.

Topics: Immigration Reform, /NOW

Immigration Marches Planned in 150 Cities for Saturday

Immigration Marches Planned in 150 Cities for Saturday

by Aura Bogado on October 4 2013, 4:22PM

Will you be attending?

Topics: Immigration Reform, /NOW

Dispatch From Eloy: Detained, and Waiting for Reform

Dispatch From Eloy: Detained, and Waiting for Reform

by Aura Bogado on October 3 2013, 7:00AM

Inside Eloy Detention Center in Arizona, the newly prolonged wait for immigration reform is drearily familiar.

Topics: Deportation, Dispatches, Immigration, Immigration Reform

Seven of the Dream 30 Group Have Been Released

Seven of the Dream 30 Group Have Been Released

by Aura Bogado on October 1 2013, 2:56PM

Activists want to know what will happen with the others hoping to return to their communities in the U.S.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

Dream 30 and Others Cross the Border

Dream 30 and Others Cross the Border

by Aura Bogado on September 30 2013, 4:21PM

It is yet unknown whether they will be placed into detention.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

The 'Dream 30' Risk Detention to Return to the U.S.

The ‘Dream 30’ Risk Detention to Return to the U.S.

by Aura Bogado on September 30 2013, 8:00AM

A group of 30 undocumented immigrants are following in the footsteps of the Dream 9 in an attempt return to the U.S. Inside one activist’s struggle since she left the States.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

Is Obama's Refusal to Halt Deportations Justified?

Is Obama’s Refusal to Halt Deportations Justified?

by on September 26 2013, 7:00AM

His justifications for not suspending deportations for new classes of immigrants look increasingly flimsy.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform

Three Faces of DACA

Three Faces of DACA

by Von Diaz on September 17 2013, 7:00AM

A year after Deferred Action for Child Arrivals was launched, young people are having very different experiences with the program.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform

'A Girl Hanged Herself Here'

‘A Girl Hanged Herself Here’

by Aura Bogado on August 1 2013, 9:30AM

70 women go on hunger strike at Eloy Detention Center to protest terrifying conditions and demand their own releases.

Topics: Dream 9, Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

Dream 9 Mom:

Dream 9 Mom: “My Son Is a Warrior”

by Aura Bogado on July 26 2013, 7:00AM

For family and friends of the Dream 9 border crossers, activism is catching.

Topics: Dream 9, Immigration, Immigration Reform

Are Representative King's Racist Anti-Immigrant Remarks Anything New?

Are Representative King’s Racist Anti-Immigrant Remarks Anything New?

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.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

Undocumented Activists Take a Giant Risk to Return Home

Undocumented Activists Take a Giant Risk to Return Home

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.

Topics: Dream 9, Immigration, Immigration Reform

Conservatives, House Locked on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Conservatives, House Locked on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

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.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform, /NOW

New App Helps U.S. Immigrants Apply for Citizenship

New App Helps U.S. Immigrants Apply for Citizenship

by Jamilah King on July 3 2013, 10:22AM

Applying for U.S. citizenship just got a little bit easier.

Topics: Immigration Reform, /NOW

Senate Bill's Familiar Calculus: Enforcement for Citizenship

Senate Bill’s Familiar Calculus: Enforcement for Citizenship

by on June 28 2013, 11:24AM

The question remains: Will the House take the bargain, or will it become only more enforcement.

Topics: Immigration, Immigration Reform

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