Hot Topic: “Dream Act”
Campus Progress’ Eduardo Garcia will join forces with hundreds of young activists from the U.S. and other countries to talk strategy, at this weekend’s Student Power Convergence.
Lawmakers Durbin and Guitierrez discuss the Deferred Action for DREAMers, and announce their event on August 15 at Navy Pier in Chicago to inform undocumented youth on “deferred action” eligibility, implementation, and next steps.
Posted Monday, August 6, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
Rep. Gutierrez call DREAMers “outstanding young Americans;” offers thanks for president’s deferred action to keep the young and undocumented from being deported.
Posted Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Doug Lavey
News on higher education and campus politics across the U.S.A.
There’s little to fear and much to look forward to.
Posted Monday, July 9, 2012 in Reprints by Sarah Jane Glynn
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What the Supreme Court’s ruling on Arizona’s immigration law means for Arizonans, other states considering similar laws, and Latino voters.
DREAMers roll out future plans following Pres. Obama’s announcement that the Department of Homeland Security will no longer deport DREAM-eligible undocumented youth.
Posted Monday, June 25, 2012
Reactions to the SCOTUS’ ruling on Arizona’s controversial SB 1070 law were mixed.
Posted Monday, June 25, 2012
President Obama’s move generated a positive response—not just among Latinos, who, of course, are wildly enthusiastic.
President Obama unveils the new policy to benefit DREAMers.
Posted Friday, June 15, 2012 in Video / Multimedia
President Obama takes an important step to help immigrant youth.
Posted Friday, June 15, 2012 by Center for American Progress Immigration Team
DREAM-eligible students could generate between $1.4 and $3.6 trillion in taxable income over the course of their working lives, giving a big boost to the economy.
Posted Friday, June 15, 2012 in Reprints by Travis Waldron, Think Progress
The President is expected to speak about this new policy later today.
Posted Friday, June 15, 2012 in Reprints by Amanda Peterson Beadle, Think Progress
Despite the harsh climate created by SB 1070, Arizonians overwhelming support a path to citizenship for young undocumented people.
Posted Friday, April 27, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
Thousands of people marched across Alabama recently.
Three young women were arrested in an effort to build pressure to have the DREAM Act included in New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget.
The senator’s fear of “chain migration” was already address in the 2010 bill, which died in the Senate.
Posted Monday, March 19, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
This week is National Coming Out of the Shadows Week, a time when DREAMers bravely come forward to disclose their stories as undocumented immigrants.
Posted Thursday, March 15, 2012 by Eduardo Garcia