Immigration

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3 Tweets That Shut Down the #BoycottHawaii Hashtag

Some folks are mad that the “Muslim Ban 2.0” was blocked. Some folks in Hawaii do not care.

Federal Judges Stop Trump's Muslim Ban for a Second Time

District court judges in Hawaii and Maryland have blocked the implementation of the president's second travel and refugee freeze.

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READ: South Asian Americans Must Unite to Fight Trump Policies

In a new op-ed in The Washington Post, rapper Raj "Lushlife" Haldar reflects on some Hindu Americans' embrace of Trump's political agenda, discrimination against South Asian Americans and the need for cross-religious Desi organizing to fight new anti-immigrant policies and violence.

Eva Cardenas stands before a tipi that reads, "Water is life," at the National Mall on March 10, 2017.

Why This Xicana, Indigenous Activist Helped Organize the Native Nations Rise March

Eva Cardenas has spent much of her organizing life protecting migrant rights. Now, she’s bringing that passion into Indigenous battles.

Brown girl in hijab holds sign that reads, "Today we are Muslims and immigrants."

Six States Sue Over 'Muslim Ban 2.0'

Washington state attorney general Bob Ferguson: “The president cannot unilaterally declare himself free of the court’s restraining order and injunction.”

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After Artist Backlash, South by Southwest Removes Deportation Clause from Future Contracts

The arts and media festival faced pressure from artists and activists demanding that it strike contractual language that threatens to refer artists to immigration officials.

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Protestors Tell ICE to #FreeRomulo After Man is Arrested in Front of His Child

“Documented or not, all children have the right to a public education free from fear and intimidation.”

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Washington Police Investigate Sikh Man's Shooting by a White Gunman

The gunman allegedly approached the victim in his driveway, said "go back to your own country" and then opened fire.  

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South by Southwest Deportation Clause Sparks Artist Backlash

Musician Felix Walworth brought attention to a long-standing clause that suggests festival-sanctioned international artists who play unauthorized shows risk possible referral to immigration authorities. 

At a large New York City march to protest Trump's 'Muslim ban,' a man dressed up as the president walks.

Who Would Lose in the 'Merit-Based' Immigration System Trump is Raving About?

In his first joint Congressional address, President Trump advocated for an immigration system that would prioritize  high-skilled and educated workers. But that system would stack the deck in favor of young men, penalize women who do domestic work, and unravel the fabric of family-based immigration. 

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Muhammad Ali's Son on Airport Profiling: 'I'm Not American?'

Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali just broke their silence about an early-February interrogation by immigration officials. 

Hosted by Noticias Telemundo Anchor José Díaz-Balart, “Conoce tus derechos” (Know Your Rights) covered specific scenarios under President Donald Trump’s new immigration policies and informed the audience about their legal rights.

3 Must-See Segments from Telemundo's Latest 'Know Your Rights' Special

The Spanish-language network touched on what documented and undocumented immigrants need to know if ICE officers show up.

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Kansas Man Faces Possible Hate Crime Charges For Killing Indian Immigrant

Witnesses say that Adam Purinton told Srinivas Kuchibhotla to "get out of my country" before shooting at him in a Kansas bar.

A business is closed as immigrants take part in a "Day Without Immigrants" on February 16, 2017, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The sign reads, "Closed on Thursday, February 16 to support our community!"

#DayWithoutImmigrants Results in 100+ Workers Fired

While some businesses showed their support by closing doors, others responded by firing participants.

Immigrants and their supporters rally in New York City during a protest against recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids on February 16, 2017. Now, a leaked draft memo seeks the National Guard to conduct such raids.

White House Denies Allegations It Plans to Activate National Guard for Immigration Enforcement

"There is no effort to do what is potentially suggested," said Press Secretary Sean Spicer.

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WATCH: High School Senior Shares Her Life As an Undocumented Teen

A new video from The Atlantic follows a graduating senior as she navigates higher education and the path to citizenship.

Crowd of protestors, one holds sign that says, "We are workers, not criminals."

This is What a Day Without Immigrants Looks Like

Immigrants across the country skipped work and school to illustrate what they contribute to American society.

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Telemundo Town Hall Examines Impact of Deportations on Undocumented Immigrants

The panelists also discussed steps undocumented immigrants and their families can take to protect themselves from possible deportation.

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Trump Says New Executive Orders Will Lower Crime, ACLU Requests Receipts

“President Trump intends to build task forces to investigate and stop national trends that don’t exist.… He persists in ignoring the all-too-real deaths of Black and Brown people at the hands of law enforcement.”

Court Says No to 'Muslim Ban' as Immigration Raids Ramp Up

As the Ninth Circuit continues the nationwide stay of the executive order targeting people from seven Muslim-majority countries and refugees, the federal government conducts immigration sweeps in Southern California.