Documenting the undocumented and their struggles for justice and equality
A bipartisan group of Senators announced a blueprint for comprehensive immigration reform.
Posted Monday, January 28, 2013 by Abraham White
Illinois became the fourth state to pass legislation to encourage road safety for Americans by providing driver’s licenses for undocumented immigrants.
Posted Friday, January 25, 2013 by Karen Lazcano
Laura Choque was 15 when she learned she wasn’t a legal citizen.
Racialized rhetoric from the GOP could be telling of a deeply alienating structure of intolerance and disrespect.
Because one of the dishes on the menu is always awkward political conversations.
Posted Wednesday, November 21, 2012 by Jen Hicks
Big players from both parties are coming out to negotiate on comprehensive immigration reform.
Posted Friday, November 16, 2012 by Amanda Peterson Beadle
Maryland and 13 other states have passed legislation on tuition.
Posted Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by Amanda Fox-Rouch
Check in on state ballot measures over same sex-marriage, tuition equality, public college funding, voter ID, and the legalization of marijuana.
Posted Thursday, November 8, 2012
Emma Weinstein-Levey sits down with Maria Fernanda Cabella, a DREAMer and recipient of deferred action.
Posted Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by Emma Weinstein-Levey
New poll shows a strong lead favoring in-state tuition for Maryland DREAMers
Posted Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by Eduardo Garcia
California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that will allow young immigrants who are eligible for deferred action to apply for driver’s licenses.
Posted Friday, October 12, 2012 by Sydney Hofferth
The White House rules that DREAMers who will be allowed to stay in the U.S. as part of a new policy will not be eligible for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Posted Monday, October 1, 2012 by Kyle Miskell
A new report by the Center for American Progress details the state-by-state impact of a path to citizenship for undocumented youth.
Posted Monday, October 1, 2012 by Eduardo Garcia
More than 80,000 young undocumented immigrants have submitted requests for deferred action.
Posted Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by Sydney Hofferth
Author Junot Diaz speaks out about DREAM.
Posted Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
New poll shows that nearly 60 percent of Maryland voters support the state’s DREAM Act.
Posted Friday, September 21, 2012 by Jen Hicks
This mean-spirited initiative from America’s most famously anti-immigrant governor will likely further tarnish the image of the Canyon State as an unwelcoming hotbed of intolerance while harming its economy.
Posted Monday, August 27, 2012 in Reprints by Ann Garcia
Meet some of the DC-area undocumented youth who will qualify for a reprieve under the Obama administration’s new policy.
Arizona’s Gov. Jan Brewer denies public benefits to undocumented youth public benefits who might benefit from the deferred action, defying the WH and possibly federal and state laws too, say experts.
Posted Thursday, August 16, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman