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Meet the Latino DACA Recipients Working Behind the Scenes In Hollywood

 03/23/2017 - 06:29
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Latinos officially outnumber whites in California, but they have a very small representation in Hollywood. Among those who break their way into the industry are the DACA recipients, also called DREAMers.

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New Short Film educates Undocumented immigrants on what to do if arrested

 03/07/2017 - 11:07
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The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA), the largest immigrant rights organization based in California, just released "America; I Too", the second short film in a series of films addressed to help illegal immigrants, starring Academy Award nominee Barkhad Abdi.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 10:33am
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A screen shot of "America, I too", a short film to guide immigrants on illegal status, starring Academy Award nominee Barkhad Abdi. 

A Guatemalan Mum and Son, hidden in a sanctuary church for more than one year

 03/06/2017 - 04:23
An undocumented Guatemalan migrant mother and her son have been calling an Austin, Texas, church "home" for more than a year. Hilda Ramirez says they were fleeing the danger of their country and were caught by immigration authorities as they illegally crossed the border at Texas in 2014.EFE/Alex Segura
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In Austin, Texas, an undocumented Guatemalan migrant mother and her son that have been living in a local church for more than a year. Hilda Ramirez says they were fleeing the danger of their country and were caught by immigration authorities as they illegally crossed the border at Texas in 2014. After they were released from a holding facility, the pair took sanctuary in an Austin church eleven months ago, hoping to avoid deportation back into danger at home.

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Monday, March 6, 2017 - 3:55am
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An undocumented Guatemalan migrant mother and her son have been calling an Austin, Texas, church "home" for more than a year. Hilda Ramirez says they were fleeing the danger of their country and were caught by immigration authorities as they illegally crossed the border at Texas in 2014.EFE/Alex Segura

Another Dreamer detained by Ice agents while in process of Daca status renewal

 03/02/2017 - 05:28
A demonstration in Austin, TX, against a law that pretends to end up with the status of Sanctuary cities in Texas. EFE/ALEX SEGURA
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Immigration officials arrested Daniela Vargas, whose father and brother are also in custody, after she delivered a speech for undocumented migrants’ rights

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Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 5:10am
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A demonstration in Austin, TX, against a law that pretends to end up with the status of Sanctuary cities in Texas. EFE/ALEX SEGURA

Undocumented people in the U.S are fearful of Trump's new deportation rules

 02/24/2017 - 04:49
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Trump's advice to illegal migrants: “Keep your head down as much as you can”

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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 4:30am
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Detainees await their turn at the Fourth Avenue jail in Phoenix, Arizona, this February 22, 2017. In the past two weeks hundreds of undocumented migrants have been the target of  Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids. EFE / Thomas Hawthorne / POOL

Trump Wants to Expand Number of Immigrants Targeted for Deportation

 02/22/2017 - 01:41
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The Donald Trump administration on Tuesday established new directives to strengthen US immigration control, unveiling an aggressive plan that includes accelerating deportation procedures for undocumented migrants and hiring 15,000 new agents. New guidelines include people in US illegally charged with or even suspected of a crime, and would send border crossers back to Mexico regardless of origin

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 1:20am
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Trump gearing up for massive deportation of undocumented migrants
US President Donald J. Trump delivers remarks after touring the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC, USA, 21 February 2017. EPA/KEVIN DIETSCH / POOL

"Gracias": Mexico call centers in need for talent can benefit from deportations

 02/17/2017 - 04:50
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Employing native English speakers who understand US culture would give Mexican call centers an edge over rivals in India and the Philippines in billion-dollar industry, reports The Guardian

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Friday, February 17, 2017 - 4:35am
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Employing native English speakers who understand US culture would give Mexican call centers an edge over rivals in India and the Philippines in billion-dollar industry. Photo: Wikimedia

Federal agents conduct immigration raids in at least six states

 02/12/2017 - 10:33
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A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement operation has netted hundreds of undocumented immigrants across the country this week in what officials called "routine" enforcement actions.

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Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 7:02pm
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 Federal agents confirmed that more than 160 illegal immigrants have been arrested since friday in raids conducted in Los Angeles Metropolitan area. EFE/ICE