As America’s Voice digital director Van Le of America’s Voice writes: “In the Audience of Trump’s State of the Union Will Be People Whose Lives He’s Destroyed.” Tomorrow night, Trump will tout the ‘successes’ of his first year – deported parents, caregivers, and community members; and the recession of both DACA and TPS – as those affected… Continue »

Austin, Texas – In a new must-read, Juan Castillo, the editorial page editor for Austin American Statesman calls on President Trump to leave behind the nativist language of his campaign and to instead lead on a solution to the crisis he created by ending DACA. Castillo calls on President Trump to provide an opportunity for Dreamers to stay… Continue »

Momentum Growing for “Dream Act Plus Smart Border” Package After widespread condemnation of the White House immigration framework – a cynical attempt to enact longstanding nativist policy goals by exploiting the desperation of Dreamers – key voices are calling for a more narrow approach focused on pairing the Dream Act with smart border security measures. Narrow gets… Continue »

ICE Field Office Director Rebecca Adducci Has An “Appetite for Destruction” of Area Families Cleveland, OH – The Washington Post is out with a blazing editorial about the abject cruelty inherent in the Trump Administration’s deportation policy.  Many of the examples they cite in their editorial come directly from the Detroit ICE Field Office with jurisdiction over… Continue »

Events Planned in AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, MI, NV, NY, OH, and TX Ahead of Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address tonight, immigrants, refugees and allies are traveling to Washington, DC and organizing events across the country to speak out against the Trump’s anti-family, racist immigration policies. From the Muslim and refugee bans,… Continue »

On Tuesday, Donald Trump will give his first State of the Union Address, where he is expected to proclaim that the state of the union is strong before launching into his agenda for the coming year. But for many watching in the audience, Trump’s words will be the complete opposite of what they’ve lived in… Continue »

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

America’s Voice Washington Post Editorial Highlights Egregious Deportation Cases in Ohio and Michigan “Narrow Gets It Done” ICYMI: Austin American-Statesman Editorial Editor: “DACA Decision Will Define the Kind of America We Want To Be” After a Devastating Year, Dreamers, TPS Holders, and Relatives of Deported or Detained Immigrants Will Represent Their Families at Trump’s First… Continue »

A day after Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents came knocking at Harry Pangemanan’s door, his two U.S.-born daughters returned to the Highland Park house, escorted by a volunteer, and spotted the front door open. Then, he said, they spotted the crushed door frame and items strewn around the floor of their bedrooms. “Whoever did this… Continue »

180 days podcast

This week’s edition of the America’s Voice podcast, “180 Days,” is now available. The weekly podcast covers what’s been happening in the weeks and months before the March 6, 2018 deadline for DACA. We cover the fight to protect Dreamers and pass the Dream Act – and other immigration news. The White House released its… Continue »

In a new column for HuffPost, DACA-recipient and America’s Voice Communications Manager Juan Escalante provides a firsthand analysis of a Dreamer’s take on the dead-on-arrival White House immigration principles. Escalante concludes: Dreamers have been part of the immigration debate since 2001. We have helped to define the discussion on immigration over the past few years. There is… Continue »