by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 29, 2015
“It is clear that DACA and immigration action works for America, and the stories of these DREAMers show us why," Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) said.
by Scott Keyes Posted on January 28, 2015 Updated: January 28, 2015
The same congressman who earlier said, on the subject of undocumented immigrants, "I will do anything short of shooting them."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 27, 2015 Updated: January 27, 2015
And more than 60 percent of all federal arrests in 2012 came from immigration offenses committed in states along the U.S.-Mexico border.
by Igor Volsky Posted on January 24, 2015 Updated: January 24, 2015
“They’re basically Maytag repairmen,” he said. “Nothing gets done.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 22, 2015 Updated: January 22, 2015
Sessions released a 25-page memo calling for GOP lawmakers to fast-track the deportation of unaccompanied Central American kids and to end asylum "loopholes."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 16, 2015
"I’m excited to keep fighting against all deportations. We won because of the work of God and New Sanctuary Movement (NSM)," Angela Navarro, an undocumented immigrant, said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 15, 2015 Updated: January 16, 2015
“I don’t believe this is the right place to have the immigration debate. We are overreaching into an area that goes above and beyond what we’re trying to accomplish with the Homeland Security bill," Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA) said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 14, 2015 Updated: January 14, 2015
The homeland security budget has five virulently anti-immigrant amendments tacked onto it.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 13, 2015
Experts have cited violence as the primary reason that Hondurans have been fleeing the country in droves. But the AFL-CIO has reason to believe it is trade policy, too.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 12, 2015 Updated: January 12, 2015
Ramon Islas Gastelum will likely die in Mexico, a place that he hasn’t considered home since he was brought across the border as a baby in 1969.