Roughly a quarter of them had no criminal convictions.
Solitary confinement is often used as punishment.
Jeanette Vizguerra contó a Univision Noticias que ha recibido insultos por las redes sociales desde que salió la semana pasada de la iglesia de Denver en la que estuvo refugiada por tres meses para evitar la deportación.
When Belen Sisa was six years old, she and her mother followed her father to the United States from Argentina on a visa. He had arrived a year before to look for work, and the rest of the family relocated with the hope of giving Sisa a better education. They overstayed their visas while settling in Arizona, where she eventually attended a high school just a few miles away from an immigration detention center.
Originally published by LA Times Kevin Baxter The video is more than two years old, the memories it evokes far older. But for Baggio Husidic, the pain is still fresh. In the tape, hundreds of Syrian refugees rush across an open field in an effort to escape Hungarian police when a camerawoman sticks out her …
Ana Gomez Ramirez is a cashier in a Senate cafeteria. She wonders if her work permit will be taken away by the very people she serves.
Donald Trump poses a dilemma for Latino leaders. As a candidate, his statements sowed fear, distrust and acrimony in our community. Now that he is president, many feel he should be denounced and obstructed at every turn, along with anyone perceived to be collaborating with him.
Originally published by Yahoo News MARK SHERMAN Supreme Court decisions in a half-dozen cases dealing with immigration over the next two months could reveal how the justices might evaluate Trump administration actions on immigration, especially stepped up deportations. Some of those cases could be decided as early as Monday, when the court is meeting to …
Seated among the crowd of native-born Idahoans was a family from Sudan that had immigrated to the United States only a few days earlier from a refugee camp in Chad. Sitting next to them was a family who had fled the Democratic Republic of Congo. The flagpole had been installed outside the College of Southern Idaho Refugee Center, a ceremony that was the second act in as many days from a community that sought to affirm its position on refugees after months of headlines that resulted in, as the mayor put it in a recent speech, “a community painted with a brush by artists who are not in Twin Falls.”
Case Farms’ history shows how many sectors like meatpacking depend on immigrants and refugees.
Migrants from Central America’s violence-plagued Northern Triangle region endure harrowing abuses while trying to make their way through Mexico toward the United States, a report from an international medical group said Thursday.