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ICE Grants Stay To Arizona Father Whose 5-Year-Old Son Is Battling Cancer
The agency previously planned to deport the father despite his child’s leukemia.
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Green Card-Holding Veteran Goes On Hunger Strike To Protest Deportation
“If it comes down to me being deported, I would rather leave this world in the country I gave my heart for,” said Miguel Perez, Jr.
Gay Couple Sues After U.S. Denies Citizenship To One Of Their Twin Boys
The boy's birth certificate lists one parent as a U.S. citizen, which should entitle him to citizenship as well, the lawsuit argues.
Fox News Guest Goes Off The Rails: 'White Supremacists Are American Citizens'
"The illegal immigrants are people who shouldn’t be here."
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The Immigration Debate We Must Not Lose
President, Arab American Institute; Author, "Arab Voices"
This is a very personal issue for me and should be for all Americans.
Judge Rules U.S. Must Allow ACLU Access To American Held In Iraq
"John Doe" has been held without charges and without counsel for over three months.
The Maddening Frustration Of Fighting White Supremacy
Susan K Smith
America's institutional barriers seem entrenched, and the fight to uproot them is an exhausting one.
United States Courts
This Judge Isn't Buying The Trump Admin's Excuses For Holding A U.S. Citizen 'Incommunicado'
Ryan J. Reilly
“What the government is suggesting is an end run around the right to habeas," said U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan.
Trump And Congressional Republicans Are Destroying Our Kids’ Future
President and CEO, UnidosUS
4 million U.S. citizen children will plunge back into poverty. The Congressional Budget Office analysis showed that families
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Federal Judge Slams Trump Administration's 'Circular Reasoning' For Imprisoning U.S. Citizen Without Access To Lawyer
The judge ordered the government to tell her by 5 p.m. whether the prisoner has been advised of his rights and whether he has asked for a lawyer.
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Trump Administration Is Illegally Denying Unnamed U.S. ISIS Suspect Access To Lawyers: ACLU
The ACLU will argue that by keeping the suspect’s name a secret, the government is effectively denying him access to justice.
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6 Common Questions About Undocumented Immigrants
A student's line of questioning showed me where America can stand to learn more about its undocumented population.
Undocumented Immigrant Whose Wife Has Cancer Finally Granted Temporary Stay
Riaz Talukder pleaded with authorities to allow him to attend to his wife.
Library of Congress
What Warren Harding Can Teach Us About Sex And Foreign Influence In American Politics
Author, Lecturer, Lawyer
What a time we live in. A long hushed horror over sexual harassment risks spilling over into hysteria, mainly because its
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Immigrants Anxiously Await Citizenship As Processing Times Nearly Double
A report notes that the backlog of naturalization applications has increased by more than 35 percent.
Human Rights Watch
We Are America. Immigrants Are Us.
Alison Leal Parker
Director, U.S. Program, Human Rights Watch
Samantha Bee and Molly Crabapple explain why deporting immigrants makes America neither greater nor safer.
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How Much Is The GOP's $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut?
Freelance writer, activist
It would pay Beyonce to perform nightly for a millennium.
When ICE Comes Calling In The Ivy League
Center for Community Change Action
Social justice organization
We must resist.
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Chelsea Bomber Ahmad Rahimi Found Guilty
Thirty people were wounded in the 2016 attack.
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