The community organization recently marked 15 years of advocacy and struggle for the rights of undocumented immigrants in Philadelphia. Take a moment to walk together, juntos, through the group’s past, present, and future.
La organización comunitaria cumplió 15 años de defensa y lucha por los derechos de los inmigrantes indocumentados de Filadelfia. Esta es una reconstrucción de su pasado, presente y futuro.
The Office of Immigration and Customs (ICE) has come to the fore as the main federal border protection agency, but its incursions into US territory seem to be increasingly radical, tainted by political partisanship and terrible stratagems.
La Oficina de Inmigración y Aduanas (ICE) ha pasado a primer plano como el principal organismo federal de protección fronteriza, pero sus incursiones en territorio estadounidense parecen ser cada vez más radicales, viciadas de partidismo político y de terribles estratagemas.
Despite warnings from the mayor of Oakland, ICE arrests more than 150 undocumented immigrants in raids in California.
A pesar de las advertencias de la alcaldesa de Oakland, el ICE arresta a más de 150 inmigrantes indocumentados en redadas en California.
Josh Shapiro, the 44-year-old who now holds the title of 50th Attorney General of Pennsylvania, has just celebrated his first anniversary as the incumbent. Here’s a review of his time so far in office (through his eyes).
Between debates about the future of DACA, the Trump Administration has again attacked the mayors of the Sanctuary Cities.
Entre debates por el futuro de DACA, la Administración Trump ha vuelto a arremeter contra los alcaldes de las Ciudades Santuario.
Despite a tough childhood, Villaraigosa has shown that Latinos go far beyond a stigma and that they can change the course of national politics.
A pesar de una dura infancia, Villaraigosa ha demostrado que los Latinos van mucho más allá de un estigma, y que pueden cambiar el curso de la política nacional.
Un juez federal le dio la razón a la ciudad en su pelea contra Jeff Sessions sobre sus políticas migratorias y el bloqueo a fondos federales destinados para la seguridad local.
The federal judge studying the lawsuit filed by Philadelphia against the Department of Justice said the city meets the requirements to access federal funds.
In Miami, Sessions lambasted so-called "sanctuary cities" - municipalities and other local entities that refuse to cooperate with voluntary immigration programs and including Chicago and San Francisco - and he blamed them for crimes committed by undocumented immigrants.
California is facing off with the Trump administration over a total fantasy that has survived this long only because both political parties have an interest in keeping it alive.
Since April, Ada Rojas and Rocio Mora have traveled to six cities around the country - Miami, New Orleans, Houston, Los Angeles, Chicago and New York - driving their Kia provided by the automaker sponsoring their tour dubbed "Rizos On The Road."
Youngstown again? As an avid spectator of politics, I’ve been hearing about that city in the Mahoning Valley of northeast Ohio for decades. Although it’s home to just 64,000 people, Youngstown gets more than its share of attention from politicians, media, filmmakers, and even a poetic singer/songwriter from Freehold, New Jersey.
According to Jeff Sessions, cities should focus their efforts on crimes committed by undocumented immigrants.
Según Jeff Sessions, las ciudades deberán enfocar sus esfuerzos en los crímenes cometidos por inmigrantes indocumentados.
I savored the recent news that Immigration and Customs Enforcement plans to send thousands of immigration agents to so-called “sanctuary cities” to round up illegal immigrants.
A new chapter in the confrontation between Philadelphia and the Attorney General came last Friday when the Commissioner of Police questioned Jeff Sessions' statements against the city for its policy of providing shelter to immigrants.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement has managed to get favors from the counties: paying them daily for the number of undocumented people remaining in custody.
Un nuevo capítulo del enfrentamiento entre Filadelfia y la Fiscalía General se dio el viernes pasado cuando el Comisionado de la Policía cuestionó las declaraciones de Jeff Sessions en contra de la ciudad por su política de ofrecer refugio a los inmigrantes.
Immigration is a major league policy challenge. But Congress, having recently passed a pair of bills that will accomplish nothing, is stuck playing in the minors.
At least nine immigrants were found dead and 20 injured on Sunday inside a parked tractor-trailer in a Walmart in central Texas, in what police have termed a human trafficking case.