According to a press release from the governor's office, the law signed would ban sanctuary cities in the state of Texas, and would require both local government and law enforcement to comply with federal immigration laws.
Miles de personas tomaron las calles en más de 200 ciudades de los Estados Unidos el pasado lunes para mostrar su descontento con las políticas anti-inmigración de Donald Trump. Algunas manifestaciones se volvieron violenteas y terminaron con una cuarentena de detenidos.
Thousands of people turned out in some 200 US cities on Monday to reject the immigration policies of President Donald Trump in huge demonstrations.
The world's most celebrated jazz musicians got together in Havana to celebrate International Jazz Day on Sunday, transforming the Cuban city into the global hub of the popular music genre.
What is the value of black and brown bodies to the city of Philadelphia? Local groups in the city hope to show just that on May 1st.
Santa Clara County and the city of San Francisco have sued the government for being unconstitutional.
Jeanette Vizguerra, inmigrante mexicana sin papeles, lleva meses escondida en una iglesia de Denver, CO, por miedo a ser deportada y separada de sus tres hijos.
Jeanette Vizguerra, an undocumented immigrant, has spent two months in a Denver religious center over deportation fears.
President Trump appears to have softened his position on NATO, free trade, the U.S. Export-Import Bank, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, the advice of generals, and whether China is a currency manipulator.
Latinos should not be excluded from a pivotal moment in the infancy of American history!
About 200 people – including a number of small children – gathered before the White House on April 13, 2017, to protest the immigration policies of President Donald Trump and denounce the family separation created by the massive deportations undertaken by the magnate.
El Distrito Escolar de Cristina, en Delaware, acaba de adoptar medidas para brindar un espacio más seguro a sus estudiantes indocumentados.
AL DÍA News' Women at the Top Awards honored six Latina women who were making an impact on their communities around the city.
California's agricultural industries like winemakers fear a reduction in their workforce due to the fear the Trump administration has imposed on immigrants.
Retired Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz would tell his students the oft-repeated secret to good lawyering.
“When the law is on your side,” Dershowitz would say, “pound the law into the table. When the facts are on your side, pound the facts into the table. And when neither the law nor the facts are on your side, just pound the table.”
Jeff Sessions on Monday urged the country's so-called "sanctuary cities" to once again begin cooperating with federal authorities to detain and deport undocumented migrants and immigrants who have committed crimes.
Alejandrina Guzman is the new student body president at the University of Texas at Austin. As the top representative of the UT student body, Guzman will focus on protecting undocumented students and promoting a petition to declare U.T a "sanctuary campus."
No se da a querer. Ni siquiera es agradable. Lo que Donald Trump sí es, es el presidente de EE. UU. más impopular del que se tenga memoria, lo cual tiene muchísima lógica.
Lovable he is not. He is not even nice, for goodness’ sake. What Donald Trump is, is the most unpopular U.S. president in modern history, which coming to think of it, was to be expected.
Cómo las organizaciones locales trabajan para proteger a los inmigrantes contra el Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas en la Era de Trump.
Local social justice organizations are ramping up and changing tactics in the era of Donald Trump.
As Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale went on record saying that allowing - and taxing - recreational marijuana could help the state find money to close its budget gap, one has to wonder if the same could be applied to the city of Philadelphia.
Cuando mi padre vino a este país desde Cuba, arriesgó su vida y las vidas de su familia tan sólo por un bocado de la libertad que tenemos para ofrecer.
Creo que el valor que tuvo para hacer esa travesía (¡algunos parientes me han contado que se escapó de Cuba con papeles falsos y disfrazado de cura!) cuando pienso en el estatus de Filadelfia como Ciudad Santuario.
When my father came to this country from Cuba, he risked his life and the lives of his family just for a taste of the freedom we have to offer.
I think of the courage it took for him to make that journey (some relatives have told me he snuck out of Cuba with false papers dressed as a priest!) when I think about Philadelphia’s status as a Sanctuary City.
I will never get to take my grandchildren to the circus.
For that matter, I’ll never again get to take my parents -- who adore going with their own grandchildren to the circus for the cotton candy, popcorn, acrobats and animals -- now that Feld Entertainment has announced that, after 146 years, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey will close in May after a few final performances.