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Deported Marine veteran, exiled for 12 years, finally wins U.S. citizenship

Originally Published in the Los Angeles Times Kate Morrissey - January 16, 2021 Roman Sabal, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who was deported, in Tijuana in July 2019 before he was denied entry into the United Stat ...

Biden plans early legislation to offer legal status to 11 million immigrants without it

Originally Published in the Los Angeles Times Cindy Carcamo, Andrea Castillo and Molly O'Toole - January 15, 2021 During his first days in office, President-elect Joe Biden plans to send a groundbreaking legislativ ...

WATCHDOG REPORT ON “ZERO TOLERANCE” LEADS TO CALLS FOR PROSECUTIONS, REPARATIONS

Originally Published in The Intercept Ryan Devereaux - January 15, 2021 The DOJ inspector general’s report, issued Thursday, was silent on the morality of the Trump administration’s family separation poli ...

Waking Up from the American Dream

Originally Published in The New Yorker Karla Cornejo Villavicencio - January 18, 2021 Growing up undocumented, I learned that the price of my innocence was the guilt of my parents. For the undocumented, ...

What Biden wants to do on immigration, briefly explained

Originally Published in Vox Cameron Peters - January 16, 2021 Biden’s immigration plan would include a pathway to citizenship. But it could face an uncertain future in Congress. President-elect Joe Biden ...

Trump’s Final Attempt to Sabotage the Census Has Officially Failed

Originally Published in Slate Mark Joseph Stern - January 15, 2021 President Donald Trump in Harlingen, Texas, on Tuesday. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images The Trump administration’s final attempt to ...

A New Watchdog Report Reveals Just How Obsessed Trump Officials Were With Family Separation

Originally Published in Mother Jones Fernanda Echavarri and Noah Lanard - January 14, 2021 Jeff Sessions was the driving force behind the policy, but there’s plenty of blame to go around. MCALLEN, TX ...

Who is ‘essential’? Food and farm workers left in limbo in vaccine priorities

Originally Published in Politico Ximena Bustillo and Ryan McCrimmon The nation’s food workers, hit hard by Covid-19 infections throughout the crisis, are finding resistance in the race to get vaccinated ...

Protesters Who Fled Hong Kong Arrive in U.S., Seeking Asylum

Originally Published in The New York Times Michael Forsythe - January 16, 2021 The national security law imposed on Hong Kong last year by the Chinese government has snuffed out many forms of dissent.Credit ...

Biden to prioritize legal status for millions of immigrants

Originally Published in The Washington Post Elliot Spagat - January 16, 2021 SAN DIEGO — President-elect Joe Biden’s decision to immediately ask Congress to offer legal status to an estimated 11 million people ...

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