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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Why This Undocumented Latina Launched Coming Out of the Shadows Month
Why This Undocumented Latina Launched Coming Out of the Shadows Month
By Raquel Reichard | 03/07/2016 - 16:59

On March 10, 2010, Tania Unzueta stood at Chicago’s Federal Plaza and bravely told a crowd of about 600 people that she is


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Wisconsin Day Without Latinos
Wisconsin Stages "A Day Without Latinos" To Protest Anti-Immigration Bills
By Cristina Arreola | 02/19/2016 - 16:50

Fourteen thousand protesters descended on Wisconsin's state capitol on Thursday to protest bills they deem "anti-immigrant." 


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DOnald Trump Pope Francis Wonderful Guy
Donald Trump Calls Pope Francis "Wonderful Guy" After Public Immigration Spat
By Cristina Arreola | 02/19/2016 - 09:44

Donald Trump doesn't have any bad blood with Pope Francis.


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Bernie Sanders Promises Executive Path to Citizenship for Undocumented Immigrants
Bernie Sanders Promises Executive Path to Citizenship for Undocumented Immigrants
By Raquel Reichard | 02/16/2016 - 09:48

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made a huge promise about


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10 Young Adult Novels About The Immigrant Experience
11 Young Adult Novels About The Immigrant Experience
By Cristina Arreola | 02/12/2016 - 16:51

In today's political and social climate, immigrant stories — particularly in young adult literature — are beyond necessary.


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