America's Voice En Español »

America's Voice

 

Local immigration enforcement

Felipe Montes Needs Our Help: NC Officials Trying to Strip Parental Rights From Deported Dad

Colorlines has another story about families being ripped apart by the nation’s broken immigration system. This is about Felipe Montes, who was deported in 2010. His children were place in foster care. Now, officials in Allegheny County in North Carolina want to strip him of his parental rights.

“Defiant” Joe Arpaio Says He Will Cooperate with DOJ Discrimination Investigation

Yesterday was the deadline for Maricopa Sheriff Joe Arpaio to indicate whether he would cooperate with the United States Department of Justice civil rights investigation of his department. Well, Arpaio did respond — in fairly typical Sheriff Joe fashion with some bravado and attitude