In a study published on April 6, I found Latino U.S. citizens’ deportation fears to be on the rise. Whereas 41% worried about deportation in 2007, 48% did in 2018. This amounts to about 13.6 million Latino U.S. citizens fearing deportation.
Most of these workers are employed seasonally to perform the hard manual labor of cultivating and harvesting crops. One-half to three-quarters of them were born outside of the United States, with the majority holding Mexican citizenship.
Coronavirus: Europeans Introduced Devastating Novel Diseases to the Indigenous Americas—Here’s What the Survivors Learned
Many Indigenous groups are now blockading access to their communities, fearing COVID-19 infection.
Cuba has sent more than 400,000 healthcare professionals to work in 164 countries, according to statistics published by the state media.
For many Latinos, political events that affect their places of origin significantly influence their electoral preferences.
The pandemic affects our psyches three ways: It influences how we think, how we relate to others and what we value.
Instead of treating the conversation as a corrective lecture, treat the other person as an equal partner in the discussion.
Fear Can Spread From Person to Person Faster Than the Coronavirus, But There Are Ways to Slow It Down
As cases of COVID-19 proliferate, there’s a pandemic of fear unfolding alongside the pandemic of the coronavirus.
The more television people watch the more they prefer a thinner female body type.
Brazil’s divisive President Jair Bolsonaro has taken another step in his bold plans to develop the Amazon rainforest.
After 40 years of failing to qualify for a national election, the political party of the Israelites —called the Agricultural People’s Front of Peru, or Frepap— won 15 congressional seats. In a fragmented Congress with nine parties, that makes the Israelites the third-largest legislative bloc.
In Colombia, as in other conflict zones, rejoining society after war is generally more challenging for women.
More so than federally operated facilities, county jails, along with facilities operated by for-profit companies, have come to hold for ICE the lion’s share of immigrant detainees facing removal proceedings.
AMERICAN DIRT Fiasco Exposes Publishing Industry That’s Too Consolidated, Too White and Too Selective
As someone who studies the publishing business, I see this ordeal as a symptom of an industry that relies far too heavily on a handful of predetermined “big books,” and whose gatekeepers remain predominantly white.
Many indigenous ruins lie along the shore, where ancient settlements thrived.
The two countries are in dispute over the prolonged detention of a Cuban dissident.
Canadian leaders have desperately tried to preserve the country’s image of liberal humanitarianism at our border, but they have instead been confronted with the reality that Canada’s border and immigration history is built upon exclusion, securitization and anxieties related to border management.
Supreme Court DACA Decision Isn’t Just About Dreamers—It’s About Whether the White House Has to Tell the Truth
Under American law does the executive branch have to give complete and accurate reasons for its actions?
Seismologists like me are constantly working to better understand earthquakes, including advancing ways to help vulnerable communities before, during and after damaging events.
Stickers bearing the dog’s image jumping a turnstile appeared on subway walls and trains.
That’s the startling finding of a still-unpublished study I conducted using data from the AmericasBarometer, a survey undertaken every two years in Latin American countries