Immigration

For Grieving Parents, Trump Is ‘Speaking for the Dead’ on Immigration

The families could reel off all the times they had called the media and written to Washington, but after all that trying, they had never heard anyone who mattered say anything like it: Most Mexican immigrants, Donald J. Trump declared in his first campaign speech, were “rapists” who were “bringing …

Illegal Immigration

Children among 18 'illegal immigrants' found at Poole Port

<b>Seven children were among 18 suspected illegal immigrants found in a lorry which had just arrived in the UK from France, the Home Office has said.</b><p>Officers were called to Poole Port in Dorset at 23:15 BST on Saturday, an hour after a cross-Channel ferry arrived from Cherbourg.<p>The 10 men, one woman …

Illegal Immigration

Poll: Younger Republicans more liberal on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Young Republicans hold significantly more liberal views of immigrants and immigration than their older counterparts, reflecting a difference consistent with white Americans regardless of which political party they identify with, according to the latest American Values Atlas, a …

Border Security

Mayors to Trump: immigration orders meddle with cities

Mayors are warning President Donald Trump that toughening immigration enforcement meddles with U.S. cities' affairs.<p>More than 250 mayors are meeting …

Border Security

Detroit judge to consider U.S. freeze on Iraqi deportations

A federal judge in Detroit will consider whether to put a temporary national halt on the deportation of Iraqi nationals recently rounded up by U.S. authorities.<p>Judge Mark Goldsmith will hold a hearing Monday on the request by the American Civil Liberties Union. The ACLU wants to expand its case …

Border Security

Immigration groups: Trump's silence on DACA means it's here to stay

Immigration groups are increasingly doubtful President Trump will end President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program after the …

Border Security

Fighting for the Sanctuary Workplace: Unions Mobilize to Protect Undocumented Workers

Local 2850 organizers and activists take part in an anti-Trump march in Oakland, California, after Trump's ascension to the presidency. (Photo: David …

Oakland

Your immigrant ancestors came here legally? Are you sure?

Passions rise, tempers flare, and sooner or later someone says: Why don’t they just come here legally, <i>the way my grandparents did?</i><p>In any debate about …

Philadelphia

U.S. judge asked to expand order blocking Iraqis’ deportation

The American Civil Liberties Union asked a U.S. judge on Saturday to expand an order that temporarily blocks the deportation of 114 Iraqis in Michigan, to cover Iraqis nationwide, according to a court filing.<p>The advocacy group filed an amended complaint seeking to keep Immigration and Customs …

News

ICE deports Colorado mother brought to U.S. by parents when she was 5-years-old

Immigration authorities deported a Colorado woman who has lived in the United States since she was 5-years-old and has three U.S. citizen daughters, …

Denver

Narendra Modi must raise H-1B visa issue with Donald Trump: Indians in US

<b>Washington:</b> Prime Minister Narendra Modi must raise the contentious H-1B visa issue besides defence cooperation and terrorism during his first …

India

Kidnapped Border Patrol agent says he feared for family

An off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas tells investigators he got into a vehicle with two men who he says later attacked him to get them away …

Border Security

Purging our immigrants at what price to families?

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Protest against deportation of Chaldean and Iraqi nationals outside federal court during hearing of the case, Wednesday, June 21, …

Detroit

He crossed the border illegally but wasn’t deported — because he brought his child

McALLEN, Tex. — The 3-year-old girl takes her father’s hand and follows him up the steps of a bus. He leads her down the aisle to a row near the back, picks her up and sets her in a window seat, so that when the bus starts to move, she can look out at her new country, the one they had crossed into …

El Salvador

Bristol County deserves a better sheriff than Hodgson

BY DEFAMING whole segments of the state population, Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson is pushing the political rhetoric in Massachusetts into …

Border Security

IRS Report: Illegal Aliens Using Stolen Social Security Numbers of 1.4 Million Americans To Pay Taxes

Tax season may be over, but next year’s taxes will be due before we know it—and at least 1.4 million Americans won’t know that their Social Security …

Social Security

TX AG: 'Confident' We'll Win Lawsuit Brought By Sanctuary City Gov'ts Insider

<b>Video: Mother Flips Over Confederate Flags at Festival</b><p><b>Trump: We Must Continue 'Tough Fight' to Remove 'Dead Carcass of ObamaCare'</b><p><b>David Webb: Americans Are 'Tuning Out' Democrats</b><p>Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) said he is "confident" that the state will prevail in a lawsuit against his new …

Sanctuary Cities

Illegal immigrant held in rape, murder of California woman was on probation

One of two men charged in connection with last month's home invasion, rape and fatal bludgeoning of a 64-year-old California woman was in the U.S. illegally and on probation, the News-Press has learned.<p>Victor Aureliano Martinez Ramirez, 29, who is charged along with Jose Fernando Villagomez, 20, in …

Crime

PM talks up citizenship reforms

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has talked up his plans for tougher citizenship laws at an event on Sunday.<p>Speaking at a Coptic Christian Church in …

Border Security

‘Nothing we can do’: Border officers’ union raises alarm over drivers evading customs

Border officers at one Ontario port of entry are becoming increasingly alarmed by the number of drivers coming into Canada without clearing customs …

Encountering Immigration As a Solo Parent - Live and Let's Fly

I have been traveling around Asia with my daughter Lucy for a few weeks now and my husband Kyle has joined us periodically on certain legs of the …

Airlines

UK's Corbyn Blasts Trump on Immigration: 'Build Bridges, Not Walls' Insider

<b>Video: Mother Flips Over Confederate Flags at Festival</b><p><b>Trump: We Must Continue 'Tough Fight' to Remove 'Dead Carcass of ObamaCare'</b><p><b>College Professor Blasted After Saying Otto Warmbier 'Got What He Deserved'</b><p>Britain's left-wing political leader slammed President Trump during a speech at the Glastonbury …

Border Security

Trump win produces only tiny bump in numbers of Americans applying for Canadian citizenship

OTTAWA — The number of Americans applying for Canadian citizenship jumped slightly after Donald Trump’s election, but numbers are still only half …

Border Security

Supreme Court Breakfast Table

Friends:Walter’s last post about the travel-ban litigation focuses on one of the few blockbuster issues before the court this term. But however …

Pro Immigration? Then Support All Who Came Here

Celebrating Americans by choice needn't also disparage Americans by birth.<p>Here’s a helpful hint for my fellow immigration enthusiasts: Stop dissing Americans whose ancestors got here before yours.<p>It’s a common trope: “Immigrants make America great.” You can buy a T-shirt that says it. It sounds …

Border Security

Getting deported was the best thing that ever happened to me

If you ask Orlando Lopez, getting deported was the best thing that ever happened to him.<p>His parents had brought him to the United States when he was just three years old, hoping to offer him a better life. But by the time he was a teenager, Lopez's future was looking bleak.<p>Lopez recalls that he was …

Mexico

Report: More than half of immigrants on welfare

Alan Gomez, USA TODAY<p>More than half of the nation's immigrants receive some kind of government welfare, a figure that's far higher than the native-born population's, according to a report to be released Wednesday.<p>A Mexican migrant worker carries flue-cured tobacco leaves during harvest on a farm …

Social Justice

Number of refugees admitted into US drops by 50 percent

The number of refugees who entered the U.S. during President Trump’s first three months compared to the last months of President Obama’s term was cut …

Border Security

Justice Department developing strategies to shut down ‘sanctuary cities’: report

President Trump’s Justice Department is exploring new ways to take down so-called “sanctuary cities” via legal methods, according to a new report.<p>The …

Sanctuary Cities

Trump Calls for Enforcement of Immigration Laws Restricting Welfare for Immigrants Insider

<b>Does GOP Remember Capitalism?: Coulter Bashes 'Disaster' Health Care Bill</b><p>President Trump called for the laws to be enforced that prevent immigrants from receiving welfare until five years after they arrive in the U.S.<p>Immigrants "must be able to support themselves financially," the president said at …

Border Security