Salvadoreña Denied Asylum Review After Being Gang Raped in Her Home Country
Salvadoran Woman Denied Asylum Review After Brutal Gang Rape
By Cindy Casares | 05/20/2016 - 09:58

A 35-year-old undocumented woman, identified in court documents as E.G.S., has been denied a second review of her asylum case after she declared in a legal document that she was raped multiple times by members o


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Texas Adopting Out More Latinos to Undocumented Families
Texas is Adopting Out More Latinos to Undocumented Families
By Cindy Casares | 05/05/2016 - 13:56

With a boom in U.S. Latinos in the 2000s, foster care systems across the country have seen a corresponding rise in the amount of Latino children waiting to be adopted.


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The Legality of ICE is Questioned as Raids Continue
ICE Raids Scare Undocumented Students Into Dropping Out of School
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/19/2016 - 09:48

The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is getting bolder (apparently, it is possible). Their raids now include stopping undocumented students as they head to school. 


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Nebraska Law Could Allow Immigrants With Temporary Legal Status to Work Legally
Nebraska Law Could Allow Immigrants With Temporary Legal Status to Work Lawfully
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/15/2016 - 14:42

On Wednesday, Nebraska lawmakers approved a bill that could potentially allow immigrants with temporary legal status to lawfully work in more than 170 professions. This bill would apply to those individuals who


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U.S. Border Patrol is Allegedly Stealing Belongings from Undocumented Immigrants
U.S. Border Patrol is Allegedly Stealing from Undocumented Immigrants
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/06/2016 - 16:56

Civil rights groups have filed a series of reports claiming that the United States Border Patrol is stealing documents, money and wedding bands from undocumented immigrants.


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The Library of Congress Will No Longer Use 'Illegal' and 'Alien'
The Library of Congress Will No Longer Use 'Illegal' and 'Alien' to Describe Immigrants
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/31/2016 - 10:46

The words "illegal" and "alien" will soon be dropped from the the Library of Congress.


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Plot Twist! A New Mexico College is Recruiting Undocumented Students
A College in New Mexico is Recruiting Undocumented Students
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/22/2016 - 17:35

Western New Mexico University recently launched a campaign consisting of social media and face-to-face efforts geared towards recruiting undocumented immigrant students living in the United Stat


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California Issued 605,000 Driver's Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants in 2015
California Issued 605,000 Driver's Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants in 2015
By Raquel Reichard | 01/07/2016 - 09:15

Last year, California granted over half-million driver’s licenses to immigrants under a new law that allows the state to issue


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High School Cheerleader Banned After "Insensitive" Tweet About Immigrants
High School Cheerleader Banned After "Insensitive" Tweet About Immigrants
By Zayda Rivera | 11/25/2015 - 20:08

A high school cheerleading captain doesn’t have much to cheer about after being booted for tweeting “insensitive language” about undocumented immigrants.


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This Latina Activist Wants North Carolina's Governor to Veto an Anti-Immigrant Bill
This Latina Activist Wants North Carolina's Governor to Veto an Anti-Immigrant Bill
By Raquel Reichard | 10/23/2015 - 12:52

North Carolina lawmakers are attempting to pass a bill that would prohibit "


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