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Jose Vargas

Illegal Immigrant Students: What Is The Teacher's Role?

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 09.05.2011 | Education

WASHINGTON — When an award-winning journalist recently revealed he's an illegal immigrant, two of the key players in his tale turned out to be e...

The America in Me

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 09.03.2011 | Politics
Jose Antonio Vargas

As we celebrate our country's birthday and reflect on how we define American, I'd like to honor the heroes in my life. They are members of my personal underground railroad who refuse to sit back and allow undocumented immigrants to slip into the cracks of a broken system.

WATCH: Where Education And Immigration Stand Politically In 2012

Posted 09.02.2011 | Education

Amid a burgeoning political arena for discussions surrounding education and immigration reform leading up to the 2012 presidential election, the oval ...

Editor Of Jose Vargas Piece Leaves Times Mag For Yahoo News

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 08.29.2011 | Media

Chris Suellentrop, an editor at the New York Times Magazine, is leaving to join Yahoo's blog team, the Cutline announced. News of his departure com...

Defining America: With a Wink and a Nod...

Ben de Guzman | Posted 08.28.2011 | Politics
Ben de Guzman

Jose Vargas' essay is a defiant narrative of one man who seeks to live his life in all its complexity, with the same rights and responsibilities as his friend who doesn't have to worry about the authenticity of his identification forms.

Student Journalists Guarded Jose Antonio Vargas' Secret

Mountain View, CA Patch | Posted 08.23.2011 | Media

When Jose Antonio Vargas told the Oracle editorial staff his immigration status, silence fell upon the room....

WATCH: Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist Reveals He Is An Undocumented Immigrant

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.22.2011 | Media

Jose Antonio Vargas, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and former senior contributing editor for The Huffington Post, has revealed that he is an und...