Eric Esquivel Confronts the Violence of Borders in His Work
The “Border Town” writer on the highs and lows of challenging Latinx identity boundaries.
REPORT: TV Refuses to Shake Xenophobic Stereotypes
A new study argues that narrative television still disproportionately portrays immigrants as uneducated criminals.
Mass Migration March Continues As Roughly 3,000 Hondurans Head for U.S. Border
March of the Migrant grows in strength despite warnings from the Trump administration that the group won’t be allowed in the country.
New Podcast Shares Uniquely Filipino-American Stories
Journalist Paola Mardo’s podcast Long Distance uncovers the highs and lows of Filipino Americans’ personal narratives.
Republicans Attack 'Dangerous' Immigrants As Midterms Approach
A new report finds that Republican politicians are relying on fear tactics and lies to rally voters in the most competitive midterm races.
Trump Administration to Suspend Dozens Of Environmental and Health Laws to Build Border Wall
Activists says residents and wildlife along the wall’s proposed route are in danger.
With Detention Centers at Capacity, ICE Begins Releasing Immigrant Families
Unable to keep up with case files at the Arizona-Mexico border, Immigration and Customs Enforcement is releasing apprehended immigrants to churches and other nonprofits.
Citing Racial Bias, Judge Blocks Trump Administration from Terminating TPS
A district judge extends protection from deportation for some 300,000 immigrants from El Salvador, Sudan, Nicaragua and Haiti.
Inspector General Issues Scathing Report on Family Separation Policy
The government watchdog spotlights widespread disarray among federal agencies tasked with implementing the Trump administration’s zero tolerance immigration policy.
The Race-Focused Books We're Reading This Fall
As the nights grow long and the warm weather recedes, let these books on race, history and culture offer you insight and reflection this fall.
Bipartisan Bill Would Bar DHS from Arresting Immigrant Child Sponsors
The proposed measure comes after ICE arrested dozens of potential child custodians.
Alejandro Escovedo Chronicles Border Stories On New Album
The veteran Mexican-American rocker discusses his new album, “The Crossing,” which tells the story of immigrants seeking liberation despite the barriers the United States throws their way.
READ: Can East Asian Americans Reclaim 'Yellow' for Themselves?
Writer Kat Chow revisits the history of the term and asks what it would take to wrestle it from racists.
REPORT: Feds Hire Doctors with Criminal Records to Examine Immigrants
A new report from the Office of the Inspector General says that the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ faulty vetting procedures are placing immigrants at risk.
Migrant Farmers Could Be Hardest Hit By Hurricane Florence
This group of workers—many of whom are of undocumented status—have to choose between asking for help from FEMA and being deported by ICE.
3 Questions With 'Mayans M.C.' Badass Michael Irby
That star of the “Sons of Anarchy” spinoff talks about playing a complex villain, depicting a slice of Latinx culture on TV and the cruelty of the American criminal justice system.
Trump Administration Plans to Restrict Green Cards For Immigrants Enrolled in Safety Net Programs
Per a new 447-page proposal, the federal government seeks to deny green cards to immigrants who have received benefits including Medicaid, housing vouchers and supplemental food assistance.
ICE is Arresting Immigrants Who Attempt to Sponsor Undocumented Children
Majority of arrests are result of immigration violations, not criminal activity.
Attorney General Further Limits Judges' Ability to Dismiss Deportation Cases
Critics say the new directive from Jeff Sessions is the latest in a series of moves designed to limit judicial independece and integrity.
Trump Administration Retreats on Vow to Lower Refugee Cap
After announcing record low refugee cap of 30,000, administration says it will consult Congress before making a final decision.