President Trump Joe Biden had “totally disparaged and insulted the Black community" by comparing African-American attitudes with those of Hispanics.
President Trump announced an executive order to temporarily halt all green cards from being issued by the U.S. government. Is the move an attempt to protect American jobs or a political message?
Pete Buttigieg went after Amy Klobuchar during Wednesday’s Democratic presidential debate over the Minnesota senator’s record on immigration and her votes to approve federal judges nominated by President Trump.
The story of how global politics, and U.S. policies in particular, affect one Congolese family among the estimated 70.8 million people worldwide who’ve been forcibly displaced by war, conflict and persecution.
A federal judge in McAllen, Texas, has temporarily blocked a plan for a construction firm favored by President Trump to build a privately funded segment of border wall along the banks of the Rio Grande River.
The overall acceptance rate for Perez’s UPenn class of 2023 was a record-low 7.4 percent. And as a low-income Latina and first in her family to go to college, Perez had additional obstacles to overcome. “They obviously had to leave behind their family, their jobs, life as they knew it.
However, the whole group did not stay under Monteith’s roof for long. Unbeknownst to them, Mirna and her family were among the last wave of asylum seekers to reach the U.S.-Mexico border before this policy went into effect.
The president portrayed a Democrat in Tuesday's special election in North Carolina as too lenient on illegal immigration.
Bernie Sanders doesn’t make his personal story a cornerstone of his campaign, but in a rare interview about his immigrant roots, he made clear it deeply influenced his outlook.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms opens up about the arrest of her father, R&B legend Major Lance.
"Give me your tired and your poor — who can stand on their own two feet and who will not become a public charge," Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, said in a radio interview Tuesday.
The former vice president tore into the president in a blistering speech on Wednesday, accusing him of promoting the type of racism that appears to have inspired the suspected mass shooter in El Paso.
The freshmen Democrats targeted by President Trump hold a news conference of their own.
A Guatemalan migrant recounts the death of her baby after entering the United States and being detained.
Migrant children kept in Customs and Border Protection custody have faced unsanitary conditions, verbal abuse and threats since arriving in the country, reports submitted to the Office of Refugee Resettlement by clinicians and case managers show.
Democratic members of Congress toured a migrant detention facility in Clint, Texas, and blasted the Trump administration for the conditions they found.
A photo of a father and his young daughter who drowned trying to cross the Rio Grande sparked anguish and outrage around the world. Should the media publish such photos?
Rep. Kim Schrier, D-Wash., is calling for an investigation into allegations that U.S. Border Patrol agents have been confiscating medications from children and adults taken into custody.
For pediatricians that serve at the U.S.-Mexico border, the seizing of medications heightens concerns about the medical care provided to the record numbers of children held at processing centers and short-term holding facilities.
President Trump’s latest effort to crack down on migration at the southern border by imposing punitive tariffs on Mexican goods appears to be driving a wedge between the White House and some of Trump’s biggest supporters in the Senate — including immigration hard-liners who ordinarily back him on border security issues. Among Senate Republicans, only Lindsey Graham of South Carolina publicly backed the tariff plan. “I support nearly every one of President Trump’s immigration policies, but this is not one of them,” Sen. Chuck Grassley said Thursday evening, shortly after the White House announced its new tariff tactic.
The fifth Guatemalan child to die after illegally crossing the border since December, Carlos Vasquez’s death at a Border Patrol station raises new questions about the length of time minors are being detained, as well as the conditions provided to them while in custody.
The changes to the United States immigration system announced by President Trump Thursday amount to a sweeping overhaul of the legal immigration process, intended to prioritize highly-skilled workers over immigrants with family-based ties.
U.S. cities with larger populations of undocumented immigrants do not see higher rates of violent and property crime, the study found.
The Trump administration’s plans to expand its long-term immigrant detention capacity to the interior of the country is meeting resistance from advocates, lawmakers and even some corporations in the Midwest, where the government hopes to locate the new facilities.
“Enfranchising 16-year-olds would be good for them and good for our democracy.”
“At 16, most kids have little awareness of politics, civics, or American history.”
“Voting is habit forming...which underscores the importance of having as stable an environment as possible for the youngest voters.”
“Keeping the voting age at 18 is not a slap at 16-year-olds. It is recognition that an informed electorate is the best kind.”
“When young people’s participation lags badly, issues important to them receive short shrift in the public discourse.”