Locally, DACA recipients and their families play an important role in metro economies across the country.
In the weeks ahead, local jurisdictions that currently collaborate with the federal government to enforce federal immigration laws must make a choice: protect their immigrant residents or remain complicit in President Trump’s deportation agenda.
In states across the country, young voters have the opportunity to represent Dreamers at the polls.
A nationwide injunction could spell the end of the DACA program that protects young immigrants.
Increased immigration enforcement under the Trump administration is disrupting learning and stability in schools.
Michele and Igor chat with Sacramento, California, Mayor Darrell Steinberg about protecting California's sanctuary state laws in the face of the Justice Department lawsuit.
This week, Michele is joined by Emily Tisch Sussman and a panel of women who discuss protest movements across the country.
This week Michele and Igor chat with two CAP colleagues and discuss the history and context behind the United States' racist immigration policies and Donald Trump's discriminatory behavior.
In this bonus episode, Michele and Igor sit down with two DACA recipients whose medical careers will be in jeopardy unless Congress acts.
On this episode of Thinking CAP, Michele and Igor break down the year that was 2017.
This week, Michele and Igor sit down with California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León to discuss how California is fighting back against the current administration.
The new SUCCEED Act, which aims to provide permanent protection for some Dreamers, is a flawed bill that falls short of the Dream Act.
Passing the Dream Act and putting young unauthorized immigrants on a pathway to citizenship would bring substantial benefits for the U.S. economy.
Underwater Dreams, narrated by Michael Peña, chronicles the epic story of four teenage boys from the desert who built an underwater robot from Home Depot parts, and went up against engineering powerhouse MIT in the process. This is how it transpired. Two energetic high school science teachers, on a whim, decided to enter their high school into a sophisticated underwater competition sponsored by NASA, among others. Only four boys, all undocumented, signed up for the team. Short on money, all they could afford was PVC pipe. And some duct tape.Landmark E Street Cinema, E Street between 10th and 11th Streets, NW, (entrance on E Street between 10th and 11th Street), Washington, DC, 20005
Passing the DREAM Act would lead to a cascade of economic gains for all Americans.