Dozens of immigrant advocates from New Mexico are heading to Texas to protest that state's new law allowing police officers to ask about a person's immigration status. The advocates from … Click to Continue »
The Trump administration tucked into its 1,284-page budget proposal appendix a new plan to compel cities and counties to assist federal authorities in detaining and deporting unauthorized immigrants. The budget proposal was releasedShow More Summary
"The production, called Within the Quota, criticized restrictive immigration laws that had been passed by Congress [in the 1920s].... Now, to protest President Trump's anti-immigrant stance, the Princeton University Ballet is reviving the production." (includes audio)
The justices will face a number of challenges that have tremendous implications for life in the Trump era.
Xenophobia, antisemitism, economic insecurity, and restrictive immigration laws. These were the barriers Jewish refugees faced in the 1930s and 1940s when seeking safe haven in the United States. More than 70 years later, how can this history help us think about the world we live in today? [ more › ]
On U.S. Spanish-language media, viewers are now being told that Trump’s policy of enforcing the nation’s immigration laws amounts to ‘ethnic cleansing’.
(University of Kansas) US-born Latino male middle school students who had familiarity with a controversial Arizona immigration-enforcement bill had more difficulty exhibiting proper behavior in the classroom, such as following instructions and staying quiet, according to a new study by researchers at Arizona State University and the University of Kansas.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An hour before dawn on May 11, a team of 10 officers for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) began assembling outside a coffee shop in the Southern California beach community of San Clemente. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
In lock step with the Democrats, since the beginning of the Trump administration, the liberal media has incessantly characterized Republican-led efforts to uphold and enforce the nation’s immigration laws as amounting to “the criminalization of immigrants.”
When it comes to celebrating and encouraging the defiance of U.S. immigration laws, it is hard to think of anyone in America today who can top José Antonio Vargas. The entire business model of the unauthorized immigrant founder of Define...Show More Summary
Josh Siegel Security, The Trump administration repeatedly has invoked the threat of MS-13, making the gang a central focus of its effort to enforce immigration laws aggressively. Two years ago, a suburban Maryland county began to see...Show More Summary
Answers some of our burning questions about the status of immigration law today.
Josh Siegel Security, Trump has vowed to eradicate MS-13. What you need to know about the gang. In describing its effort to enforce immigration laws aggressively, the Trump administration repeatedly has invoked the threat of MS-13, a...Show More Summary
Gregorio Casar speaks during a protest against what critics are calling the new ‘show me your papers’ law, outside of Texas governor’s mansion in Austin. Activists have vowed to challenge a new Texas law that is the most significant attempt by a state to entwine itself in immigration enforcement since Arizona passed a hardline bill in 2010. Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union issued an alert Tuesday to those traveling to or through Texas, warning that the state’s newly signed harsh immigration law could lead to authorities violating visitors’ constitutional rights. The travel...Show More Summary
Lawmakers in California may soon throw a legal lifeline to military veterans who have been removed from the U.S. under federal immigration law. Read more...
This true life courtroom drama revolves around the fight to change US immigration law pertaining to asylum for women. Read the full article on AICN Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. There's a bit of indie casting news that caught my eye while scanning for news today. Show More Summary
The Mexican government, San Antonio's police chief and others slammed Texas' new "sanctuary cities" law on Monday, saying that requiring local law enforcement to help enforce U.S. immigration law could … Click to Continue »
The Mexican government, San Antonio's police chief and others slammed Texas' new "sanctuary cities" law, saying that requiring officers to help enforce U.S. immigration law will fan distrust of the police by the state's many Hispanics. Show More Summary
AUSTIN, Texas ? Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law Sunday one of the harshest immigration laws to pass a state legislature since Arizona’s 2010 crackdown. But opponents say the bill is headed straight to court. The Mexican American...Show More Summary