Gina Rodriguez Calls Out Mistreatment of Immigrants in Detention Centers
Gina Rodriguez Calls Out Mistreatment of Immigrants in Detention Centers
By Raquel Reichard | 05/02/2016 - 09:16

Gina Rodriguez’s concern for immigration issues goes beyond her on-screen grandmother’s undocumented struggles.


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Undocumented College Student Shares His Harsh Reality
Supreme Court's Immigration Case Personal for Undocumented College Students
By Cindy Casares | 04/21/2016 - 11:12

On Monday, the Supreme Court heard arguments in the case of United States v.


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Why Monica Morales is Campaigning to Shut Down a Texas Immigration Detention Center
Why Monica Morales is Campaigning to Shut Down a Texas Immigration Detention Center
By Raquel Reichard | 04/14/2016 - 17:16

Like countless other immigrant women, Francisca Morales embarked on a treacherous journey from Mexico to the United States in an effort to escape violent gangs and an abusive ex-husband who trie


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TK Stats that Prove Anti-Latino Racism is Alive and Well
5 Stats that Prove Anti-Latino Racism is Alive and Well
By Raquel Reichard | 04/11/2016 - 16:23

Americans like to believe that we live in a colorblind society, where racism, while not totally done away with, is always met with condemnation.


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This Video Captures the Emotional Arrival of Cuban Immigrants to the U.S.
This Video Captures the Emotional Arrival of Cuban Immigrants to the U.S.
By Raquel Reichard | 04/11/2016 - 09:18

After 11 failed attempts at immigrating to the U.S and an 18-hour sea ride on a makeshift raft with 20 other people, cubano Silvio Hernandez was ecstatic when he saw the Florida coast – a moment he captured on his smartphone.


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Will a Proposed Bill End Special Immigration Benefits for Cubans?
Will a Proposed Bill End Special Immigration Benefits for Cubans?
By Cindy Casares | 03/30/2016 - 15:28

A bill that would end the so-called “wet-foot, dry foot” U.S. immigration policy for Cubans was filed in Congress last week. Rep.


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Mexican Grandmother Claims Grandson As Son, U.S. Entry Denied For Over Two Decades
Mexican Grandmother Denied U.S. Entry for Claiming Grandson as Son
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/17/2016 - 14:02

Maria Esparza, a 65-year-old grandmother and farmer in Mexico, was denied entry into the United States after revealing in 1994 that Yazarit Esparza, the son listed on her visa a


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Indiana Teenager Stuck In Mexican Border Town, Barely Speaks Spanish
Indiana Teenager Stuck In Mexican Border Town, Barely Speaks Spanish
By Cindy Casares | 03/17/2016 - 12:29

Marcos Valencia is one of the reasons immigration reform needs to happen.


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Gay Couple First To Wed in an Immigration Detention Center Against All Odds
Meet The First Same-Sex Couple to Wed Inside an Immigration Detention Center
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/17/2016 - 10:56

Tom Swann (pictured above) and Guillermo Hernandez made history as the first same-sex couple to get married inside an immigration detention center. 


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