White House Says Number of Kids Crossing the Border is Way Down
White House Says Number of Kids Crossing the Border is Way Down
By Samantha Leal | 07/22/2014 - 10:58

Is the crisis calming down?


Read more
Dolores Lara and daughter Elizabeth
Man Deported After Participating in Border-Crossing Demonstration
By Latina Staff | 03/13/2014 - 13:15

Dolores Lara, an undocumented immigrant who was part of a group of over 100 immigrants planning to ask to stay in the United States through humanitarian parole or asylum, was de


Read more
Justin Bieber mugshot
Petition Asks ICE to Treat Justin Bieber Like Other Deportees
By Latina Staff | 01/28/2014 - 09:16

Justin Bieber is on some thin ice lately, but could he be facing deportation?


Read more
This Is Why Eva Longoria is Saddened By Obama's Deportation Policy
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 12/12/2013 - 09:30

According to the Department of Homeland Security, the Obama administration deports approximately 400,000 immigrants per year.


Read more
Undocumented Parents
New Obama Proposal Aims to Stop Detention of Undocumented Parents With Minor Children
By Samantha Leal | 08/27/2013 - 09:58

A new policy by the Obama administration is aimed at fixing the problem of minor children going into the system when their primary caregivers are detained and deported, reports Fox News Latino.


Read more
Scott DesJarlais
Crowd Cheers as Representative Tells 11-Year-Old Girl Her Dad Would Have to Be Deported
By Samantha Leal | 08/20/2013 - 10:37

Well, this is interesting. A crowd attending a town hall in Tennessee clapped when an 11-year-old girl was told that her father would need to be deported, reports MSNBC.

Josie Molina Macareg approached the mic to ask Republican congressman Scott DesJarlais one question: "I have a dad who's undocumented. What can I do so he can stay with me?"


Read more
Teen Girl Protesting Parents' Deportation Gets Happy News
By Amaris Castillo | 07/18/2013 - 11:25

After several years of protests and marches, a Latina teen’s efforts to bring her parents’ deportation to the nation’s consciousness is paying off.


Read more
Sean Brooks and husband Steven
After DOMA Struck Down, Judge Stops Deportation of Married Gay Colombian Man
By Samantha Leal | 06/26/2013 - 15:27

Thank goodness!


Read more
Mother Facing Deportation
More Than 200,000 Deported Parents Say They Have a U.S. Citizen Child
By Amaris Castillo | 12/18/2012 - 13:18

It’s a heavy number we’re talking about.

According to The Huffington Post, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency has removed more than 200,000 immigrants from the country since 2010 – immigrants who say they’re also parents of a child who is a U.S. citizen.


Read more
Undocumented immigrants wait with Deferred Action Childhood Arrival applications
First Round of Deferred Deportation Candidates Are Approved
By Samantha Leal | 09/12/2012 - 09:41

The first round of approved applications for the delayed deportation program enacted by President Obama was announced, reports Fox News Latino. The move comes less than two months before the presidential election. 


Read more