by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 2, 2015
Some immigrants are not legally allowed to work until their cases are heard.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 1, 2015
Farmers allegedly took away workers' passports and threatened immigrants with arrest or deportation by immigration authorities.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 29, 2015
About 354,000 New Mexicans live within the areas that Border Patrol agents have exercised “incredible authority to stop, question and search individuals within a 'reasonable distance' of our international borders."
House Democrats are calling for an end to family detention because "detaining mothers and children in jail-like settings is not the answer.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 28, 2015
"Just because I’m undocumented doesn’t mean I can’t be somebody,” a DREAMer said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 27, 2015
He's just the latest 2016 presidential rival to make this suggestion.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 25, 2015
"I do not have the personal wealth or the wherewithal to keep up with the costly demands of paying for attorneys to defend me,” Sheriff Joe Arpaio said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 24, 2015
"They cut off his fingernails to take his fingerprints," an 11-year-old recounted when immigration agents entered her home.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 21, 2015
According to the report, guest-workers earn about 11 percent less than green-card holders.
"The thing that was very striking is that I’ve been a natural hair stylist for ten years," a hair stylist said. "I haven’t done major relaxer treatments in ten years, and I do deal with some coloring, but the effects last for years.”