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Mayor Julián Castro talks immigration in Miami

Mayor Julián Castro talks immigration in Miami

admin March 8, 2013 Comments Off

MIAMI — Though fast becoming a national spokesman for immigration reform, when Julián Castro addressed activists, their benefactors and so-called DREAMers here Thursday night, he made a plea to fix a broken system as the mayor

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Por buen camino reforma inmigratoria en Estados Unidos

Por buen camino reforma inmigratoria en Estados Unidos

AI Justice Team January 30, 2013 Comments Off

A pesar de persistir las dudas, muchos abogados e inmigrantes indocumentados acogieron positivamente el borrador bipartidista para una amplia reforma inmigratoria. Haz click aqui para ver el video

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Immigrants come out of the shadows to fulfill a dream

Immigrants come out of the shadows to fulfill a dream

admin October 24, 2012 Comments Off

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/24/us-usaimmigration-deferment-idUSBRE89N07K20121024 Undocumented UCLA students Alejandra Gutierrez (L) and Miriam Gonzales attend a workshop for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in Los Angeles, California, August 15, 2012. Credit: Reuters/Jonathan Alcorn By Saundra Amrhein

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Immigrants come out of the shadows to fulfill a dream

Immigrants come out of the shadows to fulfill a dream

admin October 24, 2012 Comments Off

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/24/us-usaimmigration-deferment-idUSBRE89N07K20121024 By Saundra Amrhein TAMPA, Florida | Wed Oct 24, 2012 3:25am EDT TAMPA, Florida (Reuters) – Carlos Roa celebrated this summer when the Obama administration announced a new program to defer deportation for

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Unaccompanied migrant youth in U.S. detention centers rises 50%

Unaccompanied migrant youth in U.S. detention centers rises 50%

admin October 23, 2012 Comments Off

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-immigration-children-20121016,0,6904349.story  By Cindy Chang, Los Angeles Times  October 16, 2012, 4:47 p.m. Gang violence in Central America has led to a startling increase in the number of children who make the dangerous journey across

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A Romney Stance Causes Turmoil for Young Immigrants

A Romney Stance Causes Turmoil for Young Immigrants

admin October 22, 2012 Comments Off

By JULIA PRESTON Published: October 20, 2012 An immigration stance that Mitt Romney took with little fanfare this month has created turmoil for many young immigrants living in the country illegally, lawyers and immigrant

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A Romney Stance Causes Turmoil for Young Immigrants

A Romney Stance Causes Turmoil for Young Immigrants

admin October 20, 2012 Comments Off

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/us/politics/romneys-stance-on-obama-reprieves-panics-young-immigrants.html October 20, 2012 A Romney Stance Causes Turmoil for Young Immigrants By JULIA PRESTON An immigration stance that Mitt Romney took with little fanfare this month has created turmoil for many young immigrants

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Workshops: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Workshops: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

admin September 12, 2012 Comments Off

Americans for Immigrant Justice (AIJ) is partnering with Miami Dade College (MDC) to host workshops designed to assist students and others in the MDC community in applying for Deferred Action Status and Employment Authorization.

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One Nation Subsidized. How Big Government Underwrites Your Life

One Nation Subsidized. How Big Government Underwrites Your Life

admin September 11, 2012 Comments Off

How the U.S. Government Helps AI Justice Help Vulnerable Children See below an excerpt from Time Magazine’s Sept 17, 2012 cover story, which mentions AI Justice Attorney Cristina Dominguez: One thing my family gets

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Federal judge rules state cannot treat some Florida students as non-residents and charge higher tuition

Federal judge rules state cannot treat some Florida students as non-residents and charge higher tuition

admin September 10, 2012 Comments Off

A federal judge found that Florida’s rule classifying students according to their parents’ undocumented immigration status violates the Constitution’s equal protection provision. BY JAY WEAVER JWEAVER@MIAMIHERALD.COM A federal judge has ruled the state is

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