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Hotel Industry Is the Latest Battleground in U.S. Immigration

(DETROIT) — There’s a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels. Advocacy groups and unions are pressuring Marriott, MGM and others not to house migrants who have been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers. The U.S. government has…
Far from the Washington turmoil, nearly 200 immigrants become Americans

The bitter national debate over race and immigration, stoked by President Trump’s call that four Democratic congresswomen of color “go back” to other countries, seemed muted and distant Wednesday in a crowded hall overlooking Dorchester Bay. Instead of discord, the…
Why the immigration issue ‘will not go away’ for Americans

Americans increasingly consider immigration to be the country’s main issue — as well as a good thing for the country — indicating that the topic will remain at the front of voters’ minds going into the 2020 election. According to…
Where are you from, America?

For eight years, Define American has asked thousands of people how they sum up what makes this country unique, special and free. The overwhelming answer: We are American because we are here. We are in the game. We are building…
Phoenix Organization Hiring Foster Parents For Migrant Kids

Federal authorities say more than 60,000 migrant children have shown up alone at the U.S.-Mexico border since Oct. 1, 2018. A local organization is hiring foster parents to help care unaccompanied kids. Phoenix-based Neighborhood Ministries said it has partnered with…