User: newstrust Topic: Immigration
Category: Immigration Legislation :: Amnesty
Last updated: May 28 2020 17:27 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 3,599    
Op-Ed: Republicans weaponized 'amnesty' to make undocumented immigrants suffer. Let's take it back 28.5.2020 LA Times: Opinion

In the right-wing playbook, anything that might make life more secure or less miserable for the undocumented is now considered 'amnesty.'

Also found in: [+]
Op-Ed: Fear and romance for people without papers 14.2.2020 LA Times: Opinion

For young undocumented immigrants, their status can damage their prospects for love and long-term relationships.

Also found in: [+]
Letters to the Editor: Today's Democrats really are extreme on abortion and open borders 14.1.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Democratic-run states have passed laws reducing restrictions on abortion, and candidates have said they want healthcare for those here illegally.

Also found in: [+]
We Can’t Obtain Immigration Justice in a World of Borders and Nations 26.12.2019 Truthout.com
We Can’t Obtain Immigration Justice in a World of Borders and Nations
Also found in: [+]
Opinion: How a bipartisan bill in Congress could save farms like mine 25.12.2019 LA Times: Opinion

The Senate needs to follow the House's lead and pass the Farm Workforce Modernization Act, which would help farms like mine survive.

Also found in: [+]
India's Modi defends protest-hit citizenship bill 22.12.2019 BBC: World
Prime Minister Modi accuses opposition parties of "spreading lies" about the controversial bill.
Also found in: [+]
India protests: At least six killed in Uttar Pradesh 21.12.2019 BBC: World
Violence was reported in Uttar Pradesh and Delhi amid ongoing unrest over citizenship bill.
Also found in: [+]
Supreme Court May Rule Against DACA, But It Won’t Be the End of the Fight 19.12.2019 Truthout.com
DACA activists are organizing across the board to ensure that their rights don't end on the whims of ...
Also found in: [+]
Citizenship Amendment Bill: India calls in army to Assam and Tripura states 12.12.2019 BBC: World
Protesters in the north-east claim they will be "overrun" with Hindu migrants from Bangladesh.
Also found in: [+]
Citizenship Amendment Bill: India's new 'anti-Muslim' law causes uproar 9.12.2019 BBC: World
Critics say the Citizenship Amendment Bill is part of the government's agenda to marginalise Muslims.
Also found in: [+]
Opinion: My grandpa was a 'Dreamer' who crossed the Rio Grande 18.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

The parents of today's 'Dreamers' wanted a better life for their children, just like my grandpa when he left Mexico for Texas in 1945.

Also found in: [+]
DACA recipients look to Supreme Court for hope 12.11.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
The Trump administration is asking the court to invalidate the program that temporarily protects from deportation some 700,000 "dreamers" who were brought to the country illegally as children.
Also found in: [+]
Supreme Court case of Trump vs. 'Dreamers' may come down to Chief Justice Roberts 11.11.2019 LA Times: Nation

Dreamers' best hope for victory at the Supreme Court almost surely depends on Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.

Also found in: [+]
New rules can deny green cards for immigrants on food stamps 12.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Trump administration rules that could deny green cards to immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers or other forms of public assistance are going into effect, potentially making it more difficult for some to get legal status in the United States.
Also found in: [+]
Trump administration to expand quick deportations anywhere in U.S. 23.7.2019 LA Times: Nation

ICE can more quickly arrest and deport undocumented immigrants anywhere in the United States — without going before an immigration judge — under a new policy announced by the Trump administration.

Also found in: [+]
Trump's asylum crackdown: Will the 'safe third country' plan work? 16.7.2019 BBC: World
The US president is bringing in new rules for asylum seekers but critics deem it illegal and dangerous.
Also found in: [+]
ICE raids keep some hiding inside, afraid to be out in public 15.7.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Edgar Barrera noticed that his Koreatown neighborhood was quieter than usual on Sunday.

Fewer people attended the morning church service, he didn’t spot many families walking the streets, and the nearby Guatemalan and Salvadoran bakeries were virtually empty, he said.

“It has been totally silent...

Also found in: [+]
Deported airman’s mother inspires bill to protect ‘patriot parents’ 11.7.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Every day, Caesar Flores, a senior airman in the Air Force, thinks about his mother.

She supported his decision to enlist at 19 and was there to cheer him on when he graduated from basic training in September 2016.

Now, as he goes about his day to day work as a medical technician, the 22-year old’s...

Also found in: [+]
Democrats Are Complicit in Trump’s Fearmongering About Immigrant Youth 2.7.2019 Truthout.com
Democrats' new immigration bill includes provisions targeting youth alleged to be "public safety threats."
Also found in: [+]
Democrats favor immigration, which is why they should stop stumping for open borders 2.7.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The most important moment in the Democratic debates didn’t come in response to questions about healthcare, income inequality or caged children without enough to eat. It was when Sen. Kamala Harris, widely considered the winner of the two-night spectacle, answered Telemundo reporter Jose Diaz-Balart’s...

Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 3,599