Over the holiday weekend, the New York Times published a powerful editorial criticizing the Obama Administration’s approach to the ongoing refugee emergency in Central America. The administration’s emphasis, heavy on deterrence and detention, stands in stark contrast to the Senate Democrats’ humane and practical approach to the refugee emergency (unveiled in late June and praised in the Times editorial). The editorial concludes by… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

English (en español al final de la página): NPR: How Trump Made an Emmy-Winning Journalist Leave Journalism to Become an Activist By Janice Llamoca The Hill: Dems guard against migrant surge By Rafael Bernal American Prospect: Is This the Year of the Latino Voter? By Eliza Newlin Carney New York Times: Unpredictability Is Hallmark of… Continue »

Yesterday, we shared news that a wave of “hate crimes and racial abuse” had hit the UK following the Brexit vote, with more than 100 incidents reported to media and police. It turns out the real number is dramatically — and frighteningly — higher. From the Independent: The number of reported hate crimes has soared to… Continue »

Donald Trump can forget about a trendy meal during the GOP convention next month: The Republican Presidential nominee is persona non grata at some of Cleveland’s most popular restaurants. “There’s not a chance I’d let him into one of my restaurants,” Michael Symon, a respected Cleveland chef, restaurateur and television personality, said during a radio interview earlier… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

English (en español al final de la página): Associated Press: OBAMA LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failure By Kathleen Hennessey Amsterdam News:The SCOTUS immigration ruling is the final nail in the coffin of the GOP By Felicia Persaud New York Times: Donald Trump, in a Trade Speech in New Hampshire, Veers Off to Jab… Continue »