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Beyond May Day, Frustrated Immigrant Movement Forges Ahead

By Michelle Chen


May Day rally in San Francisco   Patricia Jackson, via IndyBay Read more >

'Immigration bill is reminder of past'

On Sunday, March 4, 2012, an op-ed by Kerry Kennedy, President of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, appeared in The Montgomery Advertiser. Read more >

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Struggle for Immigrants’ Rights Highlights Split Within Organized Labor

ICE officers' union resists reform measures to controversial Secure Communities program, while AFl-CIO wants to end it

Trying to please all at once and disappointing everyone, the White House has long played a game of good-cop-bad-cop on immigration, promising reforms while clinging to some of the cruelest deportation policies. Read more >

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Advocates Furious at White House Over Deportation Program

The resistance to the immigration enforcement program Secure Communities has reached a deafening roar as immigrant rights groups ramp up their organizing to demand an end to the Obama administration’s aggressive deportation initiative. Read more >

Protests Target Obama's Push on Secure Communities Program

Immigration advocacy groups plan to crank up their fight against a controversial federal immigration enforcement program Tuesday with rallies in six major U.S. cities.

One such rally, in Chicago, is planned outside President Obama’s national campaign headquarters, coordinators say. They say will be delivering “thousands of petitions” opposing the program, known as “Secure Communities,” to the president’s campaign office and other locations.
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New Human Rights Report Condemns Rise of Immigration Policing

Injustice for All Urges Obama Administration to Shift Policies, Protect Rights

New Human Rights Report Condemns Rise of Immigration Policing

Legal Dissonance: Immigration Policies Clash with Worker Protections

It's hard to make sense of the news headlines about immigrant workers these days. Read more >