Immigration

‘Tonight Show’ to Air Episode in Puerto Rico With ‘Hamilton’

The telecast will focus on Puerto Rico’s recovery efforts to rebuild and raise awareness after Hurricane María massively struck the island in 2017.

  • Dec 18, 2018
  • 10:55 am

Lawsuit: ICE Detention Centers Deny Detainees Contact With Attorneys

The American Civil Liberties Foundation of Southern California and the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic at Stanford Law School have filed a class action lawsuit against ICE, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, and private prison operator Geo Group, Inc. for creating unlawful barriers to attorney-client communications.

  • Dec 17, 2018
  • 9:35 pm

Protests Arise After Guatemalan Girl Dies in US Custody

Nery Caal disputes the claim that his daughter had not had anything to drink or eat.

  • Dec 17, 2018
  • 9:29 am

White House Closer to Partial Shutdown With Wall Demand

Without a resolution, parts of the federal government will shut down at midnight Friday.

  • Dec 17, 2018
  • 8:43 am

The Return

Poet Javier Zamora is forced to return to El Salvador to apply for a visa, his first trip back in nearly 20 years.

  • Dec 16, 2018
  • 12:08 pm

Family of Migrant Girl Disputes Official Story on Her Death

In a statement released by lawyers, the parents of Jakelin Amei Rosmery Caal Maquin said the girl had been given food and water and appeared to be in good health as she traveled through Mexico with her father.

  • Dec 16, 2018
  • 10:14 am

US Says 7-Year-Old Who Died in Custody Had Not Appeared Ill

The girl, identified by a Guatemalan official as Jackeline Caal, had gone days without food and water, a Department of Homeland Security statement said. Yet immigration officials said she did not appear to be ill when detained.

  • Dec 14, 2018
  • 3:57 pm

Autopsy Set for Migrant Girl, 7, Who Died in Border Custody

Officials say the girl was found December 6 near Lordsburg, New Mexico, by U.S. Border Patrol agents.

  • Dec 14, 2018
  • 8:21 am

Activist Alejandra Pablos Says She’ll Keep Fighting

Latino Rebels Radio: December 13, 2018

  • Dec 13, 2018
  • 5:09 pm

The Truth About Immigration: People

Modern-day migrations into North America are the result of geopolitical intervention by the United States in Latin America and the Caribbean. As corporate interests grew, so did America’s military presence, ensuring control of the region’s economies, industry, and agriculture.

  • Dec 13, 2018
  • 9:23 am

Immigrant Rights Leaders Call for Defunding of DHS, CBP and ICE

“We will not tolerate one cent more for DHS and the atrocities they commit against our families. Republicans have stayed silent as the president mounts his attacks on immigrants and families,” said Claudia Quiñones with United We Dream.

  • Dec 12, 2018
  • 6:30 pm

Immigration Court Orders Alejandra Pablos Deported

“We are extremely saddened and angered by the Tucson Immigration court’s decision to deport Alejandra,” said Jacinta González, who is leading Mijente’s organizing support for Pablos’ case.

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 5:53 pm

People of Faith Unite in Civil Disobedience With Migrant Caravan

The demonstration took place at Border Field State Park, the same location where President Donald Trump’s Operation Faithful Patriot unfolded.

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 5:17 pm

Under Military Presence at the Border, Ambos Nogales Celebrates Community Through Tennis and Art

The two mayors from the area were also there to demonstrate how vital the cross-border relationship is to people.

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 11:45 am

The U.S./Mexico Border: How Often and Why Arizonans Cross Into Mexico

According to the poll’s findings, 30% of Arizonans have crossed the border into Mexico in the past 12 months.

  • Dec 10, 2018
  • 5:36 pm

In Tijuana, Bringing a ‘Sense of Normalcy’ to Migrant Children, One Meal at a Time (PHOTO ESSAY)

World Central Kitchen is serving an average of 3,200 meals a day to the mainly women and children seeking U.S. asylum in Tijuana, Mexico.

  • Dec 10, 2018
  • 3:31 pm

Working While They Wait, Migrants Seek Jobs at US Border

In most cases, they are relieved to have something that takes them away from the miserable conditions in the overcrowded shelter, where the hours pass slowly, and puts some money in their pockets.

  • Dec 10, 2018
  • 6:19 am

Immigrant Rights Activist Targeted by ICE Set for Asylum Hearing on December 11

Alejandra Pablos was singled out and detained by DHS agents during a peaceful protest outside of DHS offices in Virginia in January of 2018.

  • Dec 7, 2018
  • 6:20 pm

ICE’s Network of Immigration Detention Facilities

Latino Rebels Radio: December 6, 2018

  • Dec 6, 2018
  • 5:46 pm