“Every time I get up, I know exactly when my expiration date expires and that is every two years for my DACA status,” said Edwin Torres, the former Latinx outreach director for Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s presidential campaign and a beneficiary of the DACA program.
Last week, President Donald Trump announced ICE raids would take place in cities across the U.S., primarily targeting people with previous criminal convictions or deportation orders.
The information in the databases comes from foreign police and militaries, and it is being used to detain migrants and separate them from their children.
“We’re seeing an increase in anxiety that is related to kids’ concern about the personal consequences of U.S. immigration policy, and these are U.S.-born citizens,” says Brenda Eskenazi, the study’s lead author.
Salvador Rizzo of the Washington Post’s fact-checking team illuminates those who care on the best available version of the facts.
Municipal IDs are aimed at providing identification to people who are unwilling or unable to get state driver’s licenses or IDs, often because they are undocumented immigrants.
The wall may be a waste of money, but, according to Peterson: “We’ve wasted money on stupider things than this.”
Wait times for hearings were already around three years.
Was it just me, or was that Donald, Chuck and Nancy show last night a complete waste of air time and overhyped rhetoric?
Public opinion appears to show it may be prudent for Democrats to agree to the $5 billion for President Donald Trump’s wall, in exchange for urgent relief needed for several million undocumented immigrants.
We encourage individuals and communities across Minnesota to speak up for their immigrant friends, coworkers, and neighbors.
“This is about people, about caring about people, and doing the right thing, doing the American thing,” said Pablo Tapia, one of the event’s organizers.
Like many young people from Greater Minnesota, Andrea Duarte never planned on going back to her hometown after finishing college. But then the St. Kate’s student had a revelation.
What is missing from the immigration debate is how U.S. foreign policies in Central America contribute to the mass immigration symbolized by the caravan moving northward.
Most of the area’s immigrant Kurds, like business owner Talib “Tony” Salman, left their homes after Saddam Hussein used chemical weapons on the Kurds in the late 1980s.
As demographic changes transform the student makeup of many classrooms around the state, they have also impacted the state’s high school sports scene.
Incomes and the population are up. Poverty and the rate of people without health insurance are basically unchanged.
The Trump administration took deliberate action to separate children from their parents in border crossing cases, creating trauma for families.
From DACA to the travel ban, here are the stories that most impacted Minnesota immigrant and refugee communities.
Ahmed Hussen, who moved to Canada in 1993 as a refugee, was appointed earlier this year as the minister of immigration, refugee and citizenship.