Posts tagged "Immigration"
Activist Groups Allege Abuse of Hundreds of Child Immigrants at US Border

Activist Groups Allege Abuse of Hundreds of Child Immigrants at US Border

Immigration activist groups have filed a complaint against the US Customs and Border Protection agents.
Over 100 Women Arrested While Protesting House Inaction on Immigration Reform

Over 100 Women Arrested While Protesting House Inaction on Immigration Reform

The 104 women included 20 undocumented immigrants, the largest number of undocumented immigrant women to willingly submit to arrest.
LGBT Advocates Strengthen Push For Immigration Reform

LGBT Advocates Strengthen Push For Immigration Reform

LGBT advocates have joined with business and faith leaders, organized labor, feminist and pro-choice groups, and many others to move immigration reform forward during Congress' August recess.
Immigration Reform Activists, the "Dream 9," Released from Federal Custody

Immigration Reform Activists, the “Dream 9,” Released from Federal Custody

"Dream 9" activists were released from Arizona's Eloy Detention Center Wednesday.
Facebook CEO Endorses Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Facebook CEO Endorses Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Mark Zuckerburg, Facebook CEO and 29-year-old billionaire publically announced his support for comprehensive immigration reform in America at an event geared towards building momentum for immigration reform among members of the House of Representatives on Monday night.
Immigration Bills in the Works in Congress

Immigration Bills in the Works in Congress

The legislation marks the first major set of reforms to immigration policy since President Ronald Reagan's administration
Know Your November Ballot: Undocumented Immigrants

Know Your November Ballot: Undocumented Immigrants

In the weeks leading up to Election Day, we will be outlining state ballot initiatives and referenda of major significance to women. Since the spring of 2010, when Arizona enacted S.B. 1070 (the harshest immigration law in the country), lawmakers and immigrant rights advocates have worked both to weaken the controversial law and to ensure...