DACA

Activists rally during a protest

The New Normal: Fear and Loathing as Immigration Policy

It only took President Donald Trump one week in office to turn fear into a policy provision.

Young activists hold up signs that say We are Powerful and Clean Dream Act Now outside in Washington D.C.

Activists Urge Congress to Pass the Dream Act

There are 800,000 young people at risk of deportation if Congress does not enact a permanent solution soon.

Protesters, some hold sign that reads, "We are all dreamers."

READ: DREAMer Calls Out President's Divisive DACA Demands

“We are not more human than other immigrants because we are called ‘dreamers.’”

People marching, carrying a sheet painted with the words, "Fight for DACA and immigrants."

WATCH: Senate Hearing on Trump Administration's Decision to End DACA

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary is hearing arguments for and against ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

People in blue t-shirts and multicolored clothing walk on grey street with red and white spraypaint image in front of grey buildings

6 California DREAMers Sue Trump to Block DACA Repeal

They are the latest group using the courts to fight the administration’s plan to eliminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

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Photo Essay: Thousands of Activists March Through New York City to #DefendDACA

Just days after the Trump administration announced its decision to end DACA, thousands of immigrants and their allies rallied in protest and solidarity outside the Trump International Hotel and Tower in New York City.

Rally, someone holds up sign that reads, "Dreamers."

What DREAMers Need to Know About DACA Now

This is how the Department of Homeland Security is implementing the “wind down” of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

A black sign with white writing that says "Dreamer"

VIDEO: Angry and Unafraid, 'DREAMers' Denounce Trump's Decision to End DACA

Hundreds of ‘DREAMers’ descended on Trump Tower in New York City to declare that they are “undocumented and unafraid” of the Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

Protestors hold up a black poster that spells out DACA in yellow.

Trump Administration Officially Ends DACA, Placing Nearly 800,000 Immigrants at Risk for Deportation

Sessions called DACA an “unconstitutional exercise of authority by the executive branch.”

People in black and yellow shirts sit in the grass, surrounded by police officers dressed in black and blue

15 Protestors Arrested in #OutragedAndUnafraid Sit-in at Texas State Capitol

Led by young immigrants, the act of civil disobedience was aimed at saving DACA.

Juan Montes May Be the First DACA Recipient to Be Deported Under Trump

Juan Montes says he was deported by Customs and Border Patrol agents at the California-Mexico border despite his valid and unexpired DACA work permit. The Department of Homeland Security disputes his claim. Now he’s suing to get the government records related to his case.

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt arrives at Trump Tower on December 7, 2016, in New York City. The president-elect announced today that Pruitt would head the EPA.

3 Things People of Color Need to Know About Trump's EPA Pick

Scott Pruitt is anti immigration, antiObamacare and anti criminal justice reform—and he doesn’t believe in the idea of human-made climate change.

Man holds sign: "11 million need a reform now!"

Activists Coordinate Actions, Tell Congress to Stand Up for All Undocumented Immigrants

“It is imperative that a clear message is sent out to all immigrants: your protection matters and we must fight for it.”

Graphic: "We are a nation of immigrants. #SaveDACA."

DREAMers Share Their Stories Via #SaveDACA

“We don’t need a wall. We need to take millions of undocumented people out of the shadows.”

Brown young man holds white sign with red and black text next to other young people in black shirts against white background

#SanctuaryCampus Protests Demand Safe Havens for Undocumented Students Across Country

The protests emerged in response to Donald Trump’s committment to cutting federal funding to sanctuary cities and deporting millions of undocumented immigrants.

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Activists in 3 Cities Block ICE Office Entrances, Roads to Protest Deportations

Representing a coalition of immigration reform and anti-deportation groups across the country, the activists took to the streets in the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s split United States v. Texas decision.

Women in front of the U.S. Supreme Court hold up red, heart-shaped signs that say, "Keep Families Together!"

More Shattered Families

The Supreme Court’s non-decision on immigration means that, for now, states can refuse to expand DACA and start DAPA. How do we get over this stunning setback? 

SCOTUS Issues Opinions on Immigration, Tribal Court Jurisdiction and Affirmative Action

Here is everything you need to know about the Court’s latest rulings.

Pro-immigration activist Omar Martinez demonstrates in front of the SCOTUS wearing an U.S. flag bandana and the word "DACA" painted on his face.

Happy 4th Birthday DACA! Now, for Real Immigration Reform

Raul Contreras, who arrived in the U.S. from Chile as a baby, was relieved when DACA started on June 15, 2012. On the program’s fourth birthday, the assistant press secretary for New York City’s Office of the Mayor, says it’s time for a permanent fix.

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Children of Immigrants Share Their 'American Story' in New PSAs

Children’s advocacy group First Focus launched “My American Story” in support of immigration reform efforts.