A controversial immigration bill introduced by Republican Senator Pat Toomey is scheduled for a vote at the U.S. Senate today. The proposed law would strip millions of federal funding from “sanctuary cities.”
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Erika Almiron from Philadelphia-based organization Vamos Juntos says she received countless phone calls immediately after the announcement was made. Community members and even activists within her organization were confused about how the ruling would impact their own status and whether enforcement priorities would swing back to ICE-led raids, which paralyzed parts of Philadelphia earlier this year.
Advocates say immigrant families are upset, angry, sad, but most of all afraid of being torn apart from their families after the DAPA/DACA block was upheld.
“South Philly Barbacoa ” utiliza su restaurante como una plataforma para sensabilizar los derechos de los trabajadores indocumentados
Mayor Jim Kenney and the Office of Immigrant Affairs joined yesterday with the Philadelphia Regional Refugee Providers’ Collaborative in observance of World Refugee Day.
“South Philly Barbacoa ” uses their restaurant as a platform to raise awareness on undocumented workers’ rights.
From tha passing of the sugary beverage text, to a hearing on the 1996 immigration laws. It’s been a rather busy week for Philadelphia City Council.
Mayor Jim Kenney and the Office of Immigrant Affairs (OIA) celebrated the four-year anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at City Hall Wednesday afternoon.
Ambas organizaciones ofrecerán talleres gratuitos sobre cómo comprar una vivienda este lunes 13 y martes 14 de junio en las oficinas de Juntos.
Nonprofit groups will host workshops on how to properly buy a house on June 13th and 14th.
Should the legislation pass, locally-issued government IDs will be provided to the homeless, formerly incarcerated, undocumented immigrants, and others who may not have a form of identification.
As presidential nominee Donald Trump continues to berate a California judge for his Mexican parentage and alleged conflict of interest in presiding over a case against Trump University, a more nuanced conversation is taking place in small cities throughout the United States.
Durante una conferencia de prensa el pasado 25 de mayo, miembros de la coalición anunciaron la iniciativa “Santuario en las calles”. Cualquier persona víctima de una redada debe llamar al (267) 333-9530
Una iniciativa que comenzó hace dos años se ha convertido finalmente en ley este jueves en la oficina del alcalde.
The program will provide a framework for agencies to use as they begin to comply with new city charter change established last year.
Up to 500 immigrant students under the programs Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) or Temporary Protective Status (TPS), will be able to apply to the privately funded program.
On Sunday, activists delivered messages of solidarity to mothers at the Berks Family Residential Center as part of a Mother’s Day Rally.
At a press confrence, Toomey held firm on his stance on Philly's sanctuary city status.
The exhibit honors the stories of unaccompanied immigrant youth, families, and young adults who fled their homes in Central America.
On May 14, Muniz will receive his undergraduate and masters degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Alongside fellow student Sade Oba, Muniz won the 2016 President's Innovation Prize, awarded by the institution.
Igual que lo que puede pasar con el resto de la prensa en español de los Estados Unidos que este periódico neoyorquino ha representado por más de 100 años, la muerte gradual de la casa editorial latina más antigua del país es algo que, tristemente, puede ser el comienzo del fin de una era para los medios hispanos de todo el país.
News of the gradual death of the oldest Spanish-language daily newspaper in the country is something that, sadly, could be the beginning of the end of an era for Hispanic print media in the United States.
Just like it could happen to the rest of the Latino press in the US — which this newspaper has represented for over a 100 years — news of the gradual death of the oldest Spanish-language daily newspaper in the country is something that, sadly, could be the beginning of the end of an era for U.S. Hispanic media.
Forty Philly-based immigration activists joined the rally of 2000 outside the Supreme Court on Monday.
No matter which way the Supreme Court decides, immigration has become one of those explosive issues, like civil rights, that has overflowed the bounds of normal politics, and has come to represent a fundamental battle over the nature and future of American society.
La exgobernadora de Alaska Sarah Palin se hizo eco de la retórica antiinmigrante del magnate Donald Trump, aspirante a la nominación presidencial republicana, y aseguró que los mexicanos que logran cruzar la frontera y entrar en Estados Unidos ganan "cestas de regalo con balones de fútbol".