The president can accelerate the process for screening unaccompanied children who are fleeing violence, without sacrificing fairness or due process and without changing existing law.
Niños no acompañados están llegando a Estados Unidos a un ritmo sin precedentes huyendo de la violencia en Centroamérica. A medida que el gobierno aumenta su capacidad de hacer frente a esta crisis humanitaria, se necesita hacer más para garantizar la seguridad de estos niños.
Unaccompanied children are arriving in the United States at an unprecedented rate as they flee violence in Central America. While the government is increasing its capacity to deal with this humanitarian crisis, more needs to be done to ensure the safety and security of these children.
Given Arizona’s passage of the anti-immigrant S.B. 1070 in 2010 and the subsequent, significant backlash it faced, Gov. Jan Brewer’s recent veto of S.B. 1062 may indicate that the state is moving in a positive direction on LGBT and immigrant rights.
The Fast for Families tent, and the depth of commitment of those fasting, has become a source of power for the immigration reform movement, and proof positive that reform will prevail.
Recent polling proves that the American people want immigration reform to first and foremost provide undocumented immigrants with a pathway to citizenship.
A raíz de la elección de la semana pasada, la radio y los titulares están explotando con charla del voto latino, que correctamente le dan el mérito de haber oscilado la elección para el presidente Barack Obama . El anfitrión de radio conservador Sean Hannity y el orador de la Cámara de Representantes, John Boehner […]
In the wake of Tuesday’s election, here are five main things elected officials need to keep in mind about voters and immigration reform.
As people responded last week in sorrow and solidarity to the Oak Creek, Wis., shootings and the mosque burning in Joplin, Mo., we are reminded that our nation has been able to overcome hateful speech and hateful acts in the past, and can do so again. By being responsible in our rhetoric, learning about each […]
Video Angela Kelley and Marshall Fitz of the Center for American Progress's Immigration Policy team discuss what the Supreme Court's ruling on Arizona's immigration law, S.B. 1070, means for Arizonans, other states considering similar laws, and Latino voters.
Vanessa Cárdenas and Angela Maria Kelley examine how Utah’s growing communities of color and immigrants are shaping the state’s economy and electorate in advance of today’s primary.
Esta pasada semana Nuevo México tuvo sus primarias republicanas; los siguientes 10 datos muestran el gran poder económico, cultural y electoral de los inmigrantes y gente de color en el estado.
Vanessa Cárdenas and Angela Maria Kelley examine how New Mexico’s growing communities of color and immigrants are impacting the state’s economy and electorate in advance of the June 5 primary.
Vanessa Cárdenas and Angela Maria Kelley examine how California’s growing communities of color and immigrants are impacting the state’s economy and electorate in advance of the June 5 primary.