Tras su exitoso paso por Sundance, el último filme del franco-venezolano Alexis Gambis es una historia sobre identidad, genética, la migración y la reconciliación entre ciencia y el mito.
After its successful run at Sundance, the latest film by Alexis Gambis is a story about identity, genetics, migration, science and myth.
First-generation immigrant, Roberto Aguas, founder and president of FC Copa Academy, a professional soccer organization, shares why he believes in the value of youth sports.
The policy of "zero tolerance" brought forth by Donald Trump's administration has put on the table a multimillion-dollar network of contracts for shelter, transportation, and surveillance of immigrant children that adds up to $1 billion.
La nueva política de tolerancia cero del gobierno de Donald Trump ha puesto sobre el tapete una red multimillonaria de contratos para albergue, transporte y vigilancia de niños inmigrantes que suma hasta mil millones de dólares.
AL DÍA News spoke with Dr. Eduardo Cabrera, Chair of the Department of Modern Languages at Millikin University in Illinois and finalist in the Latino Book Awards 2018, about the challenges of being a Latino immigrant in the Midwest.
Liliana Velásquez, an immigrant who came alone to the US when she was 14, is now studying nursing at Montgomery County Community College.
A los 14 años dejó su pueblo en Guatemala y emprendió viaje sola hacia Estados Unidos. Hoy, con 19 años, Liliana Velásquez vive en el área de Filadelfia, estudia enfermería y ya publicó un libro.
Roberto Díaz, un inmigrante chileno, ha hecho muchas mudanzas durante su carrera como un destacado violista. Estas son las razones por las que decidió vivir en Filadelfia.
Roberto Díaz, a Chilean immigrant, has made many moves throughout his career as an esteemed violist and as an educator. Now, he is the President and CEO of The Curtis Institute of Music. Here’s how and why he chose to call Philadelphia home.
Before the imminent government shutdown due to disagreements among legislators, the author, and political commentator Mark Steyn said that it’s the Democrat’s fault for advocating on behalf of the undocumented immigrants.
Ante el inminente cierre del gobierno por desacuerdos entre los legisladores, el autor y comentarista político, Mark Steyn, dijo que la culpa es de los Demócratas por abogar a favor de los indocumentados.
Among the persons that provided poignant testimonials on positive benefits from DACA during the recent ceremony in Philadelphia’s City Hall commemorating the fifth anniversary of that fair-minded initiative instituted by former President Obama were two persons from countries that few ever connect with the controversy around undocumented immigrants in the United States.
En la ceremonia llevada a cabo la semana pasada en la alcaldía de Filadelfia para celebrar el quinto aniversario del DACA, hubo dos personas en concreto que aportaron testimonios muy convincentes sobre los beneficios de este programa, instaurado por el expresidente Obama para dar estatus legal temporal a los inmigrantes que entraron ilegalmente en el país siendo menores.
The Spanish authorities said that the attacks that killed at least 14 people in Barcelona and Cambrils appeared to be part of a terrorist cell’s extensive plot led by the imam of a the small mountain town of Ripoll. He may have died a day before the attacks when explosives that the group was manufacturing accidentally detonated.
Although Hemingway has a place of honor in Floridita, Constantino Ribailagua - a Catalan immigrant known as "Constante" who was the owner of the bar in the early 20th century and created some of its most famous concoctions - is its most venerated figure.
In Miami, Sessions lambasted so-called "sanctuary cities" - municipalities and other local entities that refuse to cooperate with voluntary immigration programs and including Chicago and San Francisco - and he blamed them for crimes committed by undocumented immigrants.
California is facing off with the Trump administration over a total fantasy that has survived this long only because both political parties have an interest in keeping it alive.
A day or so after Sonia Sotomayor’s biography, “My Beloved World” was released, I got a call from a New York Times reporter asking me how well the book would sell. She jumped in to the first question: “Why don’t Latinos read?”
By unveiling on the same day a pair of divisive and incendiary policy initiatives, the Trump administration made clear that it opposes affirmative action for some Americans but supports it for others.
Youngstown again? As an avid spectator of politics, I’ve been hearing about that city in the Mahoning Valley of northeast Ohio for decades. Although it’s home to just 64,000 people, Youngstown gets more than its share of attention from politicians, media, filmmakers, and even a poetic singer/songwriter from Freehold, New Jersey.
According to Jeff Sessions, cities should focus their efforts on crimes committed by undocumented immigrants.
President Donald Trump announced today his support for a bill that would halve legal immigration to the country over the next decade and eliminate the annual international contest for which the US government raises residence permits.
María Sotomayor, is the deputy director of the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition. She came to the US in 2002, when she was 10. In 2012 became recipient of DACA. Just a few weeks ago, María got her 'green card". These are her views on the DACA issue in times of Trump.
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois have introduced a new DREAM Act. Oh boy. I really wish they hadn’t done that.