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A DACA Recipient on Fighting for His Dreams Blog Post

After being detained by immigration authorities, a 27-year-old Mexican immigrant finds a chance for an education with the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program.

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Beneficiario de DACA lucha por sus sue√Īos Blog Post

Despu√©s de ser detenido por las autoridades de inmigraci√≥n, un inmigrante mexicano de 27 a√Īos encuentra la oportunidad de obtener educaci√≥n con el programa de Consideraci√≥n de Acci√≥n Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia, tambi√©n conocido como DACA.

Laura Mendoza on the uncertain future of DACA Blog Post

In April, President Donald Trump pledged not to deport undocumented immigrants with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status‚Ää‚ÄĒ‚Ääaka ‚ÄúDreamers‚ÄĚ‚Ää‚ÄĒ‚Äätelling the more than 875,000 people brought to the U.S. illegally as children that they should ‚Äúrest easy.‚ÄĚ

FOIA Tips Page

The Freedom of Information Act is a law that allows people to ask for and receive documents and data from the government. But when it comes to the immigration system, it can be hard to know just who to ask to find out the information you need. Borderless Magazine put together this tip sheet to help journalists and community members navigate the FOIA system. Thanks to the Little Village Solidarity Network and Organized Communities Against Deportation for contributing tips! And a very special thanks to Borderless Magazine board member and Chicago Headline Club FOIA Fest organizer Maria Ines Zamudio for many...

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We believe in the power of immigrant voices. For decades, the media‚Äôs coverage of immigrants has been racist and harmful. From using dehumanizing labels like ‚Äúillegal immigrant‚ÄĚ to treating extremist anti-immigrant groups as sources of expert opinion, journalists have frequently amplified hate and endangered the lives of people seeking a new life in this country. At the same time, newsrooms have failed to reflect the diversity of the communities they cover and undermined the reporting led by members of immigrant and BIPOC communities. We believe that immigrants‚Äô voices are powerful. They should be at the center of any coverage about...

Estudiantes inmigrantes de universidades comunitarias batallan encontrando apoyo durante el COVID Blog Post

Todos los martes y jueves a las 10:30 a.m. Lien Tang se toma un descanso de su trabajo de atenci√≥n domiciliaria en Evanston y centra su atenci√≥n en su clase de ingl√©s en l√≠nea. Para entonces, ya se perdi√≥ las primeras dos horas del curso que toma en un colegio comunitario local. Si Tang, de 40 a√Īos, tiene suerte, su descanso se alinea perfectamente con su turno para leer en voz alta a la clase. Si el profesor la llama en cualquier otro momento, pierde la oportunidad de participar. Read in English ‚ÄúEn persona es mejor porque vas, necesitas sentarte...