immigrant youth

U.S. Has No Plans for Leniency With Unaccompanied Migrant Children

The Obama administration is picking up the pace on processing and deporting newly arrived migrants.

Revisiting a Southeast Asian Teen Couple, 16 Years Later

Momo Chang revisits the main characters from “Kelly Loves Tony.”

Why Are So Many Unaccompanied Minors Fleeing Central America for the U.S.?

Three of the prevailing theories as to why some 47,000 unaccompanied youth have arriving from Latin America since November.

Five Things We Know About DACA on its First Anniversary

The Brookings Institute released a report today looking at the last year of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, a band aid approach to addressing immigration reform for the estimated 1.6 million undocumented immigrant youth living in the

Immigrant Artist Israel Hernandez-Llach Dies After Police Tasering

Miami Beach police are under investigation following the death of an 18-year-old graffiti artist.

41 Immigration Reform Activists Arrested in Washington DC

While dozens of activists were arrested in the most recent act of civil disobedience for immigration reform, other advocates are mocking Rep. Steve King’s racist remarks by delivering cantaloupes and photographing their calves.

Photos: 'Undocumented and Unfraid' UndocuBus Riders Watching Obama's DNC Speech

On Thursday evening about 20 Undocubus riders who traveled from Arizona to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte met at a local church to watch President Obama deliver his acceptance speech.

Child Sex Abuse Reported at Shelter for Undocumented Youth

A former case manager at a shelter for undocumented youth caught crossing the border by themselves is being accused of sexually abusing six teenagers while he was supervising calls they made to relatives in Central America.

The Other Side of the Anchor: Where Else Do American-born Kids Belong?

We accept the term “naturalization” for new citizens. What could be more natural than being accepted in the only home you’ve ever known?

In Haiti, a Miami Transplant Seeks New Horizons

Shooby Leroy Jean-Pierre finds despair and opportunity in earthquake-stricken Leogane.