WATCH: Rosie Perez Lashes Out On Prejudice Against Immigrants
WATCH: Rosie Perez Calls Out Prejudice Against Immigrants
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/13/2016 - 12:31

In honor of Immigrant Heritage Month, Rosie Perez is collaborating with the Welcome.us #IAmAnImmigrant movement to call out prejudice against immigrants.


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Texas High School Valedictorian Bashed on Twitter For Being Undocumented
Texas High School Valedictorian Bashed on Twitter For Being Undocumented
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/09/2016 - 10:42

Like most graduates, Mayte Lara Ibarra tweeted her accomplishments on the day of her high school graduation. Unfortunately, this situation took a turn for the worst.


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These Teens Talk About Their Parents' Deportation
Watch These Teens Talk About Their Parents' Deportation
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/06/2016 - 13:35

While ICE stories are unfortunately all too common, that doesn't make them any less heartbreaking.


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Rosario Dawson, Lupita Nyong’o & More Bring in Immigrant Heritage Month with PSA
Rosario Dawson, Lupita Nyong’o & More Bring in Immigrant Heritage Month with PSA
By Raquel Reichard | 06/02/2016 - 09:23

June is Immigrant Heritage Month, and dozens of Hollywood stars are commemorating in a new PSA in partnership with Welcome.us.


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Immigrant & LGBT Rights Leaders Start Hunger Strike to #EndTransDetention
Immigrant & LGBT Rights Leaders Start Hunger Strike to #EndTransDetention
By Raquel Reichard | 05/18/2016 - 11:05

Undocumented queer and transgender activists launched a hunger strike in Santa Ana, Calif. on Monday in an effort to end the detainment of trans immigrants.


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More Mexican Immigrants Leaving Than Coming to the United States
More Mexican Immigrants Leaving Than Coming to the United States
By Raquel Reichard | 05/18/2016 - 09:16

Despite Donald Trump’s harrowing tales of Mexico sending its “worst” to the U.S.


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Obama Administration Plans More Deportation Raids
Obama Administration Plans New Raids to Deport Central American Children
By Raquel Reichard | 05/13/2016 - 10:51

One week after President Barack Obama expressed regrets about not passing comprehensive immigration reform, his administration announced plans for a new series of deportation raids.


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Six Families Crossed the US-Mexico Border to Reunite for 3 Minutes
Six Families Crossed the US-Mexico Border to Reunite for 3 Minutes
By Raquel Reichard | 05/09/2016 - 09:59

Tears and smiles filled the faces of loved ones at San Diego’s Friendship Park last week, when the nonprofit Border Angels teamed up with the U.S.


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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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