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DREAMers Welcome Obama’s Immigration Shift, But Pledge Caution

Jun 18, 2012

 Nearly a million undocumented youth won a historic reprieve Friday when President Obama announced an initiative to end the deportations of those who would be eligible for the federal DREAM Act. The move came on the heels of aggressive actions...

La Opinión: A Dream Comes True

Jun 16, 2012

An editorial of La Opinión celebrates Obama's decision to protect young people raised in the United States from deportation, arguing that even if it is politically motivated in an election year, it is the right thing to do.It finally happened....

1.4 Million DREAMers Could Benefit from New Deportation Policy

Jun 15, 2012

Up to 1.4 million children and young adults who are in the United States without papers could potentially benefit from today's announcement by the Obama administration about changes in deportation policies, according to an estimate by the Pew Hispanic Center,...

Evangelicals Announce Mobilizing Strategy for Immigration Reform

Jun 12, 2012

More than 150 influential evangelical Christians across America, including Jim Daly, president of Focus on the Family, endorsed an “Evangelical Statement of Principles for Immigration Reform” released on Tuesday during a press conference on Capitol Hill. Following the press event,...

Rubio, Latinos at Odds Over Tax Credit for Undocumented

Jun 01, 2012

A recent bill proposed by Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., that would prevent undocumented immigrants from claiming a child tax credit is drawing fire from Latino groups and immigrant activists, who say it could adversely impact poor immigrant children, reports Univision...

Supreme Court: Immigrants Can Deportation

May 28, 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that immigrants can't avoid deportation for criminal activities based on how long their parents have been in the United States.Under federal law, immigrants who have been in the country continuously for seven years, and legally...

Immigrant Tracking Moves Deeper Into Realm of Sci-Fi

May 26, 2012

Immigrant rights groups in Los Angeles are reporting that LAPD officers used handheld devices to scan the fingerprints of day laborers on the street corners. The incident, they say, raises serious concerns over privacy rights.“These day laborers are not suspected...

Finding Oscar: Massacre, Memory and Justice in Guatemala

May 25, 2012

 In 1982, a squad of Guatemalan army commandos stormed the village of Dos Erres and slaughtered more than 250 men, women and children. The killers left two light-skin, green-eyed little boys alive and one of the lead commandos raised the...

On Immigrant Day, California Offers Signs of Hope

May 21, 2012

Today is the last day to register to vote in the June 5th election in California. Even though voter registration deadlines come and go each year, for immigrant communities in California this one is critical because there’s probably more at...

Ammiano Introduces Revised TRUST Act

May 15, 2012

California Assemblymember Tom Ammiano, D-San Francisco, formally introduced a revised version of AB 1081, the TRUST Act, to reform California's participation in the controversial Secure Communities program. Under Secure Communities, police are required to share fingerprint data of anyone they...

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