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A Heartbreaking Choice for Moms: Food or a Family’s Future

And by discouraging immigrants, including those who are legally entitled to benefits, from seeking them, the harsher public-charge rule is at odds with a fundamental truth of the United States: that it is built on immigrant labor and would not exist were it not for the sacrifices and suffering of the people who have landed on its shores tired, poor and hungry. Continue reading


Indictments of workers mount after the Mississippi immigration raids, but no employers have been charged

Originally published by CNN As federal indictments stack up against dozens of undocumented immigrants rounded up in workplace raids in Mississippi, no charges have been filed against employers who immigration officials believe knowingly hired them, according to online court documents.Two of the raided chicken processing plants say they followed local and federal law and participated in … Continue reading