by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 21, 2015
"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.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 19, 2015
"After the lawsuit, my mother got very sad," one undocumented immigrant said. "It hurts me to see her cry."
by Kira Lerner Posted on May 19, 2015
The governor’s comments come less than two years after he won re-election in his immigrant-filled state by reaching out to minorities and promising benefits for undocumented immigrants.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 15, 2015
Army veteran Jorge Salcedo's daughter now "sits by the window, waiting for her dad, asking if daddy will come home."
"This bill opens the door for me to accomplish my goal of becoming a special education teacher," Uriel Garcia, a beneficiary of the bill, said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 14, 2015
Local law enforcement officials and prosecutors hold a lot of power during the certification process.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 11, 2015
“It’s ugly inside the detention center. The food -- it's so bad." Oscar Herrera, the husband of an immigrant detainee told ThinkProgress.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 9, 2015
Rep. Steve King (R-IA) joked, "well sure, every time we let an immigrant in, we'll deport a Leftist."
“It was never intended to protect Latinos from Latinos,” Gaston County District Attorney Locke Bell said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 8, 2015
Jose Patino, an undocumented immigrant, will now be able to pay $15,000 less starting in the fall.