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‘Fleeing not Migrating’

(Dec. 6, 2019) The term “climate refugee” has real meaning for Jose, who says he was forced off his family farm in Tabasco, Mexico due to pollution from oil production, which damaged crops and contributed to climate change. Read more >

Immigration is a dicey issue for 2020 Democrats as they seek Latino vote

Despite large majorities of Democrats and Latinos who support the liberalization of immigration laws, the party’s 2020 presidential candidates are finding it’s still a dicey issue on the campaign trail. Read more >

Deportation fears linked to high blood pressure among immigrant women

(CNN) -- The United States' restrictive immigration policies are having an impact on the health of immigrant women, according to a study published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Heart As Read more >

Urgent Request: Act NOW to Oppose 'Remain in Mexico' Program

Petitions to U.S. and Mexican governments raise concerns and opposition to "Migrant Protection Protocols" (MPP) Read more >

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US held record number of migrant children in custody in 2019

COMAYAGUA, Honduras (AP) — The 3-year-old girl traveled for weeks cradled in her father’s arms, as he set out to seek asylum in the United States. Now she won’t even look at him. Read more >

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FAILING TO BRING BACK THE DEAD

[Nov. 1, 2019] QUETZALTENANGO, Guatemala — Every week, Wendy Griselda DeLeon Morales goes to a cemetery in the hills of southern Guatemala and leaves flowers on the grave of a woman who may or may not be her mother. Read more >

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US Judges Continue to Block Trump Immigration Policy; hold placed on health insurance requirement

Associated Press, Portland, OR (Sun 3 Nov 2019  Read more >

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Judge Blocks Trump Policy That Favors Wealthy Immigrants

A federal judge in New York issued a nationwide injunction on Friday blocking implementation of a new federal policy that would deny legal residency to immigrants who are likely to depend on public we Read more >

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