We can't even talk about immigration without first addressing why people leave their home countries and begin a dangerous journey to the U.S.
"It often breaks my heart," she said, "but I have to send children back to their home countries even though I know I might be giving them a death sentence."
A new factor has emerged - the Alternative for Germany, which is like Trump, Cruz, and Rubio all rolled into one with its attacks on immigrants.
Efforts to bring some sanity and humanity into U.S. immigration policy are stalled in Congress and the courts.
The anti-deportation event marked a significant moment in coalition-building for immigrants' rights in Chicago.
There is no immediate possibility of getting a humane immigration reform bill through the Republican-controlled Congress.
Themes of his literature include the celebration of the Latin American/Caribbean diaspora, and the broken promises of immigration in America.
ICE OUT OF LA, a coalition of immigrant rights groups, responds to the recent raids on Central American Families.
People of conscience should immediately demand that these raids be stopped.
While boutiques may be known for elitistism, it's not uncommon for upscale stores to mishandle interactions with diverse customers.