Current Deportation Policy Is Impolitic And Inhumane

Current Deportation Policy Is Impolitic And Inhumane

Jessica Colotl is a gainfully employed college graduate, a fresh-faced young woman working as a legal assistant at an Atlanta law firm. She's also a symbol of a sharp dispute betw ...

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ACLU Sues Over Delays For Immigrants Seeking U.S. Protection

ACLU Sues Over Delays For Immigrants Seeking U.S. Protection

By Kate Linthicum, Los Angeles Times Thousands of immigrants seeking protection in the United States have spent months in detention waiting for the government to determine whether ...

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Obama Weighs Bond Hearings For Detained Immigrants

Obama Weighs Bond Hearings For Detained Immigrants

By Brian Bennett and Christi Parsons, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Obama administration officials are considering allowing bond hearings for immigrants in prolonged dete ...

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Jeb Bush Says Illegal Immigration Not A Felony, But An ‘Act Of Love’

Jeb Bush Says Illegal Immigration Not A Felony, But An ‘Act Of Love’

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Republican Jeb Bush knew that calling illegal immigration an "act of love" was going to light up the political world even ...

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High Deportation Figures Under Obama Are Misleading

High Deportation Figures Under Obama Are Misleading

By Brian Bennett, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Immigration activists have sharply criticized President Barack Obama for a rising volume of deportations, labeling him th ...

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Cesar Chavez’s Legacy Is At Work In The White House

Cesar Chavez’s Legacy Is At Work In The White House

By Christi Parsons, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- When prominent Latino activists meet with President Barack Obama, there’s one White House staff member present whom man ...

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Harsh Realities Set In For Some Immigrants Shielded By Dream Act

Harsh Realities Set In For Some Immigrants Shielded By Dream Act

By Lalita Clozel, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Working as a Jack in the Box cashier, Marissa Cruz Santos breathed a sigh of relief last year when she qualified for an O ...

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House Democrats Try To Force A Vote On Immigration Reform

House Democrats Try To Force A Vote On Immigration Reform

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — As the minority party, House Democrats have little power to move legislation over Republican objections, but they launched ...

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Immigrants Decry Detention Quota

Immigrants Decry Detention Quota

By William E. Gibson, Sun Sentinel WASHINGTON -- Every day, hundreds of immigrants suspected of living in the country illegally are held behind bars in Florida, part of a controve ...

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Weekend Reader: ‘Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches From The Front Lines Of Homeland Security’

Weekend Reader: ‘Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches From The Front Lines Of Homeland Security’

Today the Weekend Reader brings you Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security by Todd Miller. Miller has been researching immigration and border i ...

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