"I chose to get arrested during Holy Week because too many of our immigrant and refugee brothers and sisters are suffering."
Ending detentions and mass deportations will require political courage and action from whoever is elected.
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.
Men, women and children who entered the U.S. without papers during the past two years had fled the deadly violence and drought plaguing Central American countries.
Democrats and one Republican yesterday blocked a bill that would have cut some federal funding from jurisdictions that have "sanctuary city" laws.
Trump says we round up and deport all 11 million undocumented immigrants, and he will do so because he knows how to manage.
The Midterm Elections have almost certainly put an end to any possibility of a legislated immigration reform until Jan. 2017.
United We Dream Minority Affairs Council said Vargas was in Texas this past weekend in solidarity with unaccompanied children who cross the Texas border fleeing for their lives.
The AFL-CIO has demanded that President Obama take administrative action to remove the threat of deportation hanging over some 11 million immigrants.