by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 7, 2014 Updated: October 7, 2014
At least three detention employees allegedly sexually assaulted and harassed detainees.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 6, 2014 Updated: October 6, 2014
“I’m tired that Obama has not taken action and that he is treating the immigrant community as less than. He needs to know that we are equal,” Maritza Guzman said.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 2, 2014 Updated: November 23, 2014
"I think they're doing nothing more than dragging this out, giving us false hope so that we keep voting for the Democratic Party," said one immigration activist who wants to boycott the election. "They're using us like puppets."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 1, 2014
Officials hope that the program would lower the number of migrant children making the journey to cross into the United States.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 30, 2014
"You would process them within two to three weeks and return them home no matter their country of origin," Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) told radio host Laura Ingraham.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 30, 2014 Updated: September 30, 2014
Federal officials may hope otherwise, but Dr. Jonathan Hiskey, whose report they cite, does not support detaining immigrants.
by Jack Jenkins & Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 26, 2014
"The immigration system is unjust and it needs to be changed,” Rabbi Linda Holtzman said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 23, 2014
Jesus Castro-Romo, an unarmed border crosser, was shot in the stomach four years ago by a Border Patrol agent.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 19, 2014 Updated: September 19, 2014
Among the senators who voted to block immigrant relief are those who led the push for comprehensive reform just a few years ago.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 18, 2014
“Connecting these vulnerable children to educational, health and social services is vital to helping our families and communities gain stability," New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stated.