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Friday, August 15th, 2014

DACA Day: Eligible Undocumented Youth Stay for College and Work

*Good information for any DACA eligible students you may know. DREAMer Day! VL By John Michaelson, Public News Service AUSTIN, Texas – The tens of thousands of young people without documentation across Texas who are eligible for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) can get free advice and information about the program on Saturday, as part

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

DREAMers No More – What is Happening to Young, Undocumented Immigrant Activists?

By Von Diaz, Feet in 2 Worlds The DREAMer movement is in flux. Once monolithic, political activism by young, undocumented immigrants has become fragmented, with some activists abandoning the fight for comprehensive immigration reform, and others focused on local...

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

The Time is Now for Dreamers: Join the Rally April 10

By Lily Eskelsen, Lily’s Blackboard Wednesday I will stand on the West Lawn of our nation’s capitol with thousands of others and demand that a dream come true. Congress isn’t Disneyland and I am not wishing on a star...

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

An All-Female Band, Making Its Way in the World of Mariachi

By Vivan Yee, New York Times One is German, another a New Yorker of Egyptian descent. Others are Cuban-American, Colombian, Dominican and Argentine. These are the unlikely members of Mariachi Flor de Toloache, a New York mariachi...

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

School Social Worker & Photog Give Undoc Students Voice

By Edward Graham, NEA Today All across the United States, undocumented students are forced to suffer in silence because of the constant fear of being deported from the only country that they know. They’re our neighbors, our...

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

If Immigration Reform Stalls, DREAMers at Risk

By David Von Drehle, TIME When President Obama and Democrats in Congress say they would like to pass a comprehensive immigration reform bill this year, it’s entirely possible that they mean exactly what they say. But in Washington, where taking a...

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Why Higher Education Must Be Part of Immigration Reform

By Wendy Koop, TIME Education is the gateway to the American Dream. But today our immigration laws make higher education — a virtual requirement for financial security — out of reach for more than one million undocumented students....

Monday, January 14th, 2013

ICE: DREAM Activist’s Role Didn’t Prompt Family’s Detention

By Associated Press/Washington Post Click on picture to read story. More related stories: Prominent DREAM activist watches mother, brother taken from home by ICE, NBC Latino

Friday, January 11th, 2013

ICE Raids Home of DREAMer Activist Leader Erika Andiola

By Latino Rebels UPDATE: 5:00am January 11, 2013, Andiola posted more information on her public Facebook page. Here is the latest: I want to thank everyone for all of your support. It has been a tough day, but...

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

Spanish Literacy Obstacle for Some Seeking Deferred Action

By Valeria Fernandez, New America Media PHOENIX, Ariz. – Arisbeth Meza came to Phoenix from Mexico City, following the path of her older sister. She was 13 and has been working ever since cleaning the homes of...

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

One DREAMer’s Response to Ruben Navarrette

By Latino Rebels Here is one video response to Ruben Navarrette that speaks more about the reality of the DREAMers than a series of whiny CNN columns that come across as elitist and reactionary. We are wondering why Navarrette...

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

Why Higher Education Needs the Hispanic Community to Succeed

By Matthew Lynch, Ed. D., Huffington Post Latino Voices The face of higher education is rapidly evolving as more middle- to low-class young people find ways to obtain a college degree or technical training. The Hispanic population...

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012


By Jose Cruz, Our Tiempo #2 D.A.C.A. Executive Order “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals” Executive Order was issued by President Obama on June 15. It states to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration...

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

DREAMers Won’t Settle For Just The Dream Act

By Elise Foley, Huffington Post Latino Vocies WASHINGTON — Nearly 600 would-be Dream Act beneficiaries and their allies, who helped in a successful push earlier this year for relief for undocumented young people, gathered in Kansas City,...

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