Stories tagged: "immigration rights"

France Is Fast-Tracking Citizenship to Immigrant Essential Workers. The US Should Do The Same.

"Immigrants shouldn't have to risk their lives for citizenship. But it's telling that for the US even doing that isn't enough," immigration nonprofit said.

Court Case in Texas Shows DACA Program Remains Under Peril

“DACA has to be replaced by a legislative approach," said MALDEF President Thomas Saenz.

Lawyers and Victims Are Narrowing in on Notorious Georgia ICE Gynecologist

A Georgia ICE gynecologist is being accused of performing medical procedures against the consent of detained women.

Trump Administration Finally Hands Over Data Critical to Reuniting Families Separated at Border

The data is on migrant children that were separated from their families at the border by the Trump administration between 2017 and 2018.

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Biden DHS Appointee Alejandro Mayorkas Says Agency Will Treat Immigrants With Humanity

If approved by the Senate, Alejandro Mayorkas will be the first Latino and immigrant to lead the Department of Homeland Security.

ACLU Sues Federal Government for Not Releasing Cell Phone Data Tracking Immigrants

"We're asking the agencies to turn over all records related to their purchase and use of cell phone location data," ACLU said.

Trump’s New Civics Test Is Here, and It’s Harder Than Before

The new civics test has more questions, and some of them are worded with inaccurate information.