This past weekend, the editorial board of the Burlington Times-News in North Carolina roundly criticized local law enforcement officials who plan to attend a “training” hosted by the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in Texas. Titled “Law Enforcement is Best to Avoid Bad Company,” the editorial calls the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office and Board… Continue »

With the national conventions of both parties on the horizon, the countdown for the November 6 election begins. This means that it is also time to mobilize Latino voters. What will the candidates do? Read here the Spanish-language analysis by Maribel Hastings.

 NC Editorial, Senate Rules Breach Raise Troubling Questions about Officials’ Association with Extremist Groups like FAIR Washington, DC –  This past weekend, the editorial board of the Burlington Times-News in North Carolina roundly criticized local law enforcement officials who plan to attend a “training” hosted by the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in Texas. … Continue »

La Unión de Libertades Civiles (ACLU) de Carolina del Sur solicitó a la secretaria del Departamento de Seguridad Nacional, Janet Napolitano, la suspensión en ese estado de los programas 287g y Comunidades Seguras.

Activistas que defienden los derechos de los inmigrantes dijeron este lunes que lograron “infiltrar” en un centro de detención de la Policía de Inmigración y Aduanas (ICE) en Broward a siete indocumentados que a lo largo de un mes encontraron más de 100 detenidos que deberían ser liberados porque reúnen los requisitos de la nueva… Continue »

Juan C. un joven sin papeles que vive en los Estados Unidos desde los dos años de edad, pensó que era una broma cuando escuchó al presidente Barack Obama decir que le daría inmunidad de la deportación a jóvenes como él.

“No papers, no fear.” That is the slogan that is driving (so to speak) a group of undocumented immigrants and allies of different ages from Arizona to cities where there is heated anti-immigrant sentiment. The group is calling out the injustices toward immigrants that have been taking place throughout the country, especially in states where there… Continue »