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Hispanic Heritage Month in the United States ‘2020’

Hispanic Heritage Month in the United States ‘2020’

    By Armando Vazquez Makes me want to Holler; Ya Basta con Trump Mi Gente!   Fact Check – Cages Were Used in the Obama Administration If it were not so pathetically packaged as totally absurd, insincere and damaged capitalistic propaganda, of absolutely no consequence or redeeming value whatsoever, for the roughly 18 million […]

Judge Orders Trump Admin to Stop Holding Migrant Children in Hotel Detention

Judge Orders Trump Admin to Stop Holding Migrant Children in Hotel Detention

BY JANITA KAN A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to end its practice of detaining children asylum seekers in hotels while arrangements are made to expel them from the country as part of an immigration policy designed to curb the spread of the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus pandemic. U.S. District Court Judge Dolly Gee in Los Angeles […]

The Chicano Moratorium: A 50 Year Struggle Continues

The Chicano Moratorium: A 50 Year Struggle Continues

    By Armando Vazquez “Today, the sixteenth of September, the day of independence for all Mexican peoples, I declare my independence of the Selective Service System. I accuse the government of the United States of America of genocide against the Mexican people. Specifically, I accuse the draft, the entire social, political, and economical system […]

All New DACA Applications Will Be Rejected, Renewals Shortened, DHS Says

All New DACA Applications Will Be Rejected, Renewals Shortened, DHS Says

BY ZACHARY STIEBER All new applications to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will be rejected, under a new memo issued July 28 by Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf. DACA is a highly controversial program that shields hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrants who came to the United States as children from deportation. It was created through executive […]

Here’s How College Professors And Students Are Trying To Stop ICE From Deporting International Students

Here’s How College Professors And Students Are Trying To Stop ICE From Deporting International Students

By Jake Dima and  Spencer Landis  Several top universities and professors are pushing back against a recent ICE mandate that could deport international students taking only online courses.  Online-only schooling has become commonplace since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, but college professors at some institutions have sought to establish in-person dummy classes to shield international […]

Trump Says He Is Seeking Legal Solution on DACA Following Supreme Court Ruling

Trump Says He Is Seeking Legal Solution on DACA Following Supreme Court Ruling

BY JANITA KAN President Donald Trump decried the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to reject his bid to end an Obama-era program that provided legal protections and work authorizations to illegal immigrants who were brought into the United States as children, saying they have to “start this process all over again” for a legal solution. On Thursday morning, the Supreme […]

Immigration Agency Won’t Use Virtual Naturalization Ceremonies As Backlog Of Potential New Voters Grows

Immigration Agency Won’t Use Virtual Naturalization Ceremonies As Backlog Of Potential New Voters Grows

By Spencer Landis Virtual naturalization ceremonies amid the COVID-19 crisis are not feasible as thousands of applications remain pending, a spokesman for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said Wednesday. Rescheduling naturalization ceremonies is a “top priority as we enter our phased reopening” but virtual ceremonies present “logistical challenges” and security concerns, the spokesman told The […]

Most Americans Support Trump’s Immigration Pause Amid Coronavirus Crisis, Poll Finds

Most Americans Support Trump’s Immigration Pause Amid Coronavirus Crisis, Poll Finds

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . The majority of Americans support President Donald Trump’s decision to suspend green cards amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a newly-released survey finds. A total of 58% of respondents said they either “strongly approve” or “somewhat approve” of Trump’s executive order to temporarily ban green card applications for 60 days as […]

Agency That Manages Immigration Is Running Out Of Money, Will Charge More For Applications

Agency That Manages Immigration Is Running Out Of Money, Will Charge More For Applications

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . The federal agency that manages the country’s immigration system is at the brink of insolvency and will begin adding a surcharge to application fees. Faced with an unprecedented drop in immigration amid the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is expected to run out of funds by […]

POLITICS | Appeals Court Suspends Own Order After Halting Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Asylum Policy

POLITICS | Appeals Court Suspends Own Order After Halting Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Asylum Policy

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY A federal appeals court has suspended an order that would block an immigration policy requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while a court processes their claims. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted a request on Friday from the Trump administration to pause its ruling from earlier in […]

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