French Montana is working with MTV and the nonprofit organization Get Schooled to launch a “We Are the Dream,” campaign to help undocumented immigrants in the United States attain higher education.
Originally published by Univision La familia de José Manuel García Ochoa pide justicia tras la muerte de su hijo el pasado 9 de febrero en Santa Ana, Sonora, dos meses después de haber sido deportado. García, de 21 años, un joven amparado con DACA que fue deportado en noviembre, fue secuestrado y asesinado hace unas semanas en …
The dream looks dead.
“Anyone who votes for the Senate budget deal is colluding with this President and this administration to deport Dreamers. It is as simple as that,” said Illinois Rep. Luis Gutierrez, a longtime Democratic advocate of immigration reform. Pro-immigration advocacy groups were sending similar messages to Democratic offices as well.
“Until further notice, if you already applied for #DACA and it was expiring, this is your chance to reapply,” California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra tweeted Saturday night.
Ali Noorani, executive director of the National Immigration Forum, believes the president who rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy wants to do right by the children brought to this country by their undocumented immigrant parents — a belief that will be put to the test as Congress grapples with a continuing budget resolution that expires on Dec. 8. Democrats have said a solution to DACA must be part of any funding bill.
Originally published by The New Yorker Ahandful of officials in the White House, the Justice Department, and the Department of Homeland Security have spent the past year attempting to realize President Trump’s vision of an America that is less welcoming of foreigners. John Kelly, the White House chief of staff; Jeff Sessions, the Attorney General; …
When President Donald Trump announced the phasing out of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program that protects young undocumented immigrants from deportation, current recipients whose DACA expired before March 5 were allowed to re-apply. All across the country, people rushed to send in their applications before the unreasonable October 5 deadline. But in New York, the applications of at least 40 young immigrants may have been sent out in vain.
Former Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano explained Thursday that she is suing the Trump administration over its decision to rescind a program to protect young undocumented immigrants because “these young people are really caught between a rock and a hard place.”
Myth 1: It’s a pathway to citizenship
Myth 2: They don’t pay taxes
Myth 3: They get Medicaid and Obamacare
Myth 4: They are going to college for free
Myth 5: They are stealing jobs from American citizens