by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 9, 2014
Even though the year ended without a permanent fix to the broken immigration system, there has been some movement to gain more recognition for immigrant rights and to bring them into the formal American economy.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 4, 2014 Updated: December 4, 2014
Yoho’s bill could “exacerbate flaws in our broken immigration system," White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest 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 Josh Israel Posted on December 1, 2014 Updated: December 1, 2014
Any individual U.S. senator or representative can file a “private bill,” effectively providing relief for a person who has not been granted asylum or citizenship, but still wants to live in the United States.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 26, 2014 Updated: November 26, 2014
ThinkProgress has your back this Thanksgiving if your uncle decides to ask, "Did anyone watch Obummer’s decision on executive action last week?"
by Judd Legum Posted on November 23, 2014 Updated: November 23, 2014
As comedy, it works. As political commentary, it couldn't be more wrong.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 22, 2014
“As pastors, we welcome any efforts within these limits that protect individuals and protect and reunite families and vulnerable children," Bishop Eusebio Elizondo said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
"I'm looking forward to the millions of people across the country taking breaths together," Greisa Martinez said.
by Sharita Gruberg - Guest Contributor Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 24, 2014
President Obama's executive action on immigration won't solve all LGBT immigrants' problems, but it could still help them quite a bit.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 20, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
Obama’s action will provide the first opportunity for millions of undocumented immigrants to live and work openly.