No Festive Cheer as Deportation Looms for Moroccan-American Family

NEW YORK, United States – It is not the Thanksgiving that Fatiha Elgharib had hoped for. As millions of Americans chow down on turkey with loved ones on Thursday, Elgharib’s family faces the gloomy prospect of its matriarch being deported…
Immigration Activist: Stories Can Bring Acceptance

Holder of Wayne Morse Chair at University of Oregon speaks out at Friday Forum of City Club of Portland; he says it’s a pathway similar to that for gays and lesbians. A journalist turned activist says that story-telling is the…
Wisconsin Immigration Group Calling for ‘Clean Dream Act’

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) — Voces de la Frontera and local supporters called on House Speaker Paul Ryan to extend protections for DACA recipients Wednesday using an electronic billboard. The billboard reads “Thanksgiving is about family. Help stop 800,000 families from…
Immigration Rights Group Rallies Over Bridgeport PD Grant

RIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim’s administration Tuesday insisted it has not sold out the city’s immigrant community to the Trump White House in exchange for a federal grant. The Justice Department announced Monday in a news release that Bridgeport police…
38 Immigration Staff Process $100 Million in Annual Fees

Less than one-quarter of the civil servants working in the Cayman Islands Immigration Department collect the vast majority – budgeted at more than $200 million over the next two years – of revenues paid for various work permit, residency and…
Trump Administration Back at Supreme Court in Immigration Fight

The Trump Administration returned to the Supreme Court on Monday night in the latest round in the long-running court fight over barring the entry into the U.S. of foreign nationals from nations with Muslim population majorities. Although a federal appeals…