Immigrant Families Protest Obama Administration's Deportations
Immigrant Families Protest Obama Administration's Deportations
By Adriana Rivera | 08/04/2011 - 13:15

“Destroying families is un-American,” said Chicago community leader Artemio Arreola.

With nearly 400,000 deportations per year, and more than one million families separated, President Obama’s administration is facing heat from the immigrant Latino community. The national Change Takes Courage campaign, launched on June 30 and sponsored by the Fair Immigration Reform Movement, is combating the President’s resistance to stop deportations.


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Introducing Chelsea Rendon
Introducing 'A Better Life' Star, Chelsea Rendon
By Lee Hernandez | 06/20/2011 - 09:10

In real life, Mexican actress, Chelsea Rendon seems like your typical girl-next-door. She's always smiling, she's bubbly and fun, and she seems genuinely innocent and sweet. But in the new movie, A Better Life (in select cities June 24th), Rendon plays Ruthie Valdez, the unscrupulous girlfriend of the film's main character, Luis Riquelme (Jose Julian).


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15-Year-Old Fears Deportation To A Country She Never Called Home
By Mariela Rosario | 07/14/2008 - 13:15

She's only 15, but Allie Mulvihill is worried about much more than getting her driver's license or what she's going to wear to prom. This young Latina fears she may be seperated from the only family she has ever known and forced to return to a country she hasn't seen in 13 years.


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Immigration: Building Borders, Burning Bridges
By Mariela Rosario | 06/02/2008 - 14:56

We all remember last year's heated immigration debate, but a recent explosion of news stories has brought the issue back into the spotlight with a vengeance. Here we tell you what three seemingly unrelated events mean for nuestra comunidad.


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