La noticia de que el gobierno de Trump está buscando añadir una nueva pregunta sobre el estatus de ciudadanía para el Censo de 2020 es un acontecimiento perturbador que encaja perfectamente bien en el ya largo historial de la administración actual y de sus aliados republicanos. Ofrecemos enseguida la reacción de Frank Sharry, Director Ejecutivo de America’s… Continue »

Austin, TX – The U.S. Department of Commerce announced yesterday that the 2020 U.S. Census will include a question on citizenship, and combined with the implementation of the anti-immigrant law SB4, could drive immigrants in Texas further into the shadows and further from being counted in their community. As Alexa Ura and Chris Essig reported in… Continue »

The news that the Trump Administration is seeking to add a new question about citizenship status in the 2020 Census is a disturbing development that fits into a larger pattern of the Trump Administration and their Republican allies. Civil rights advocates, constitutional scholars and voting experts alike were swift to denounce the news and its transparent and… Continue »

El Congreso ​aprobó la semana pasada los fondos para evitar el cierre del gobierno sin incluir una solución para los Dreamers. Este pasado viernes 23 de marzo, el presidente Trump​, al promulgar la medida, ​culpó​ ​a los demócratas por la no inclusión de DACA.  Es decir, el gobierno​ de Trump​ continúa sin hacerse responsable del caos que… Continue »

Elise Foley of HuffPost highlights the Garcia family — father facing deportation texts daughter who is attending Med School as ICE rips him away from his family As the country celebrates the underdog Loyola-Chicago’s run to the Final Four in the NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament, one of its students is fighting against the deportation of her father.… Continue »

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America’s Voice La pregunta sobre ciudadanía del nuevo Censo es parte del plan político republicano de sembrar miedo, inhibir el voto y minar la democracia Adding Question of Citizenship to Census Is Another Attack on Texas Immigrants and Will Drive Them Further Into the Shadows New Census Citizenship Question Part of GOP Political Plan to… Continue »

In the last year, the Trump Administration has repeatedly attacked local governments for not turning immigrants over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) every time the government asks them to. They are criticizing local governments for not always obeying ICE detainers — conveniently ignoring the fact that it’s actually illegal to. ICE detainers are issued… Continue »

Donald Trump took the political world for a spin last Friday when he tweeted a threat to veto the omnibus bill that Congress had just passed. In his tweet, Trump pretended that the veto threat was about DACA — even though Trump and Congressional Republicans have refused to embrace and enact bipartisan solutions on nearly half… Continue »

DED Set to Expire in Just 5 days On a press call this afternoon, two Liberian DED holders — one from Alabama and the other, Staten Island, New York — together with policy experts and advocates highlighted the importance of protecting the Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) program, which has allowed for so many Liberians to lawfully… Continue »

En medio de la disfunción del actual gobierno, en la Casa Blanca y en el Congreso, de la depresión colectiva que tanta mentira, escándalos y atropellos generan entre muchos de nosotros, fue esperanzador y refrescante escuchar los discursos de jóvenes y niños en la Marcha por Nuestras Vidas, por el control de las armas, que abarrotó… Continue »