Education Department Sensitivity Undocumented Students
The Education Department Urges Sensitivity While Teaching Undocumented Youth
By Cristina Arreola | 10/22/2015 - 10:22

In response to the growing number of undocumented immigrants enrolled in public high schools and colleges across the country, the U.S.


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Texas Can Continue To Deny Birth Certificates To Children Of Immigrants — For Now
Texas Can Still Deny Birth Certificates To Children Of Immigrants — For Now
By Cristina Arreola | 10/21/2015 - 12:38

A federal judge ruled on Friday that the state of Texas can continue to deny birth certificates to U.S.-born children of undocumented immigrants who cannnot provide certain types of identification.


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Journalism Crowdfunding Site Launches Initiative For More Immigration Coverage
Journalism Crowdfunding Site Launches Initiative for More Immigration Coverage
By Cindy Casares | 10/20/2015 - 10:48

Beacon is often described as a Kickstarter for


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100 Immigrants Naturalized People En Espanol Festival
100 People Became Citizens At Festival PEOPLE En Español This Weekend
By Cristina Arreola | 10/19/2015 - 09:33

One hundred immigrants from 35 different countries became naturalized citizens on Friday's Festival PEOPLE en Español. They took their oath in fron tof a crowd of hundreds, including 


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Couple Denied Custody of Grandchild Because They are Undocumented
Couple Denied Custody of their Grandchild Because they are Undocumented
By Raquel Reichard | 10/09/2015 - 15:22

In 2012, Samantha Perez got pregnant after she was raped.


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Texas Says Denying Birth Certificates To Hispanics Is Totally Not Discriminatory
Texas Says Denying Birth Certificates To Latinos Is Totally Not Discriminatory
By Cindy Casares | 10/08/2015 - 14:16

When the Texas Department of State Health Services adopted a new policy of not accepting the two forms of identification most common


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Last 12 Months Brought Lowest Number of Deportations in Obama's Presidency
Last 12 Months Brought Lowest Number of Deportations in Obama's Presidency
By Raquel Reichard | 10/06/2015 - 09:35

In the past 12 months, President Barack Obama’s administration has deported the fewest number of immigrants since taking offi


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10 Things Diane Guerrero Taught Us About Immigration
10 Things Diane Guerrero Taught Us About Immigration
By Raquel Reichard | 10/05/2015 - 16:11

Life, school, church and media are all considered to be great teachers, but sometimes our favorite celebs also have some insight on the issues that are important to us.


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This Group is Trying to Make the Citizenship Process Easier for Latinos
This Group is Trying to Make the Citizenship Process Easier & Affordable for Latinos
By Raquel Reichard | 10/01/2015 - 17:43

Last month, the White House announced a new campaign aimed at helping eligible resid


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Trump Compares his Immigration Plan to Racist & Inhumane “Operation Wetback”
Trump Compares his Immigration Plan to Racist & Inhumane “Operation Wetback”
By Raquel Reichard | 09/30/2015 - 11:01

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump wants to bring Operation Wetback, a racist, inhumane and disast


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