We must also understand how our trade agreements, regional policies and wars have contributed to the problems. This includes past policies which have created the conditions for gang violence and corrupt regimes in the region.
At the RNC last week, you invoked the names of parents whose children had been killed by undocumented immigrants. You indicated your impression that you represent them and their interests. My child, too, was killed by an undocumented immigrant. But you do not in any way represent me or my interests.
Day One of the Democratic National Convention is now over, and tonight seemed designed to allow Bernie Sanders supporters to vent their frustrations, given the lineup of speakers.
Many in the media took note of the massively authoritarian overtones in Donald Trump's Republican presidential nomination acceptance speech. How could they not?
The anti-Muslim rhetoric of Gingrich is exactly what ISIS wants to hear.
On June 27, four activists were arrested for blocking the roads to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Downtown. More than 100 peop...
We live in confusing immigrant times. One moment, undocumented immigrants are filled with hope and optimism. The next is flush with dread and despair, especially since last week's Supreme Court 4-4 decision.
The Court should avoid going down a path that would lead to enormous-- and unnecessary-- constitutional and political turmoil.
• Adoption provides children a "better" life with more opportunities, right? • There are no differences in how adopted children are loved, cared ...
Early morning, June 24th, Great Britain did what few polls, and politicians, predicted it was capable of doing: stand up for itself. "
On December 22, 1941, two weeks after Pearl Harbor, LIFE Magazine, one of the most respectable, indeed iconic, publications in American history, offered its readers an article entitled "How to Tell Japs From the Chinese." In it the editors expressed their concern.
A coalition of local community organizations have launched an ICE Free Zones campaign. By Paul McLennan, Azadeh Shahshahani, and Adelina Nicholls / A...
Secretary Johnson, as a student who recently received my diploma, I call on you today to allow students like Wildin to finish their high school education while their cases for asylum and their appeal processes play out.
By creating a construct of illegality and assigning it to a broad and diverse group of people, the U.S. racializes a category of human beings who, in the eyes of many in the dominant culture, embody illegality, regardless of their actual status.
Thanks to Mr. Lyon's lawsuit, detained immigrants will finally be able to work on securing the documents and support they need, rather than grasping at a lifeline that is always just beyond their reach.
The Moral Revival conceived by Rev. Dr. William Barber and Rev. Dr. James Forbes ...is moving across America. Beginning in April of this year in New...