by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 13, 2014 Updated: December 15, 2014
“The border wall is leaving a path of death," Pedro Rios, an immigration activist, said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 3, 2014 Updated: December 3, 2014
“We couldn't go outside anymore,” the younger brother said. "The cartels would get us. They shoot up houses. They shoot people on the streets."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 15, 2014
The refugee program won't help Central American children who are already here.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 20, 2014 Updated: August 20, 2014
The Guatemalan refugee told Mark Lane, “That’s where I should die a normal death, but we can never go back there. If we go back, we will get killed.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 30, 2014
Teens Dulce Medina, Mayeli Hernandez, and Saúl Ortíz have seen more violence in their home countries than many people see in a lifetime. They want Congress to help prevent other children from witnessing "the blood running on the ground.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 28, 2014 Updated: July 28, 2014
Texas lawmakers are expressing sympathy for migrant children. But for many, their rhetoric isn't reflected in reform proposals.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 15, 2014
The language was simply fowl.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 11, 2014 Updated: July 12, 2014
One congressman wants the state of Texas to "use whatever means" to stop the "invasion" of unaccompanied migrant children coming into the country.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 11, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
A protester claimed that his three-year-old granddaughter’s hand and foot disease was a “direct result of the illegal immigration coming in.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 9, 2014
One 13-year-old plaintiff and his siblings witnessed their father getting killed.