Just Borders

Key border issues, background info, analysis

FALL SALE!

Just Borders t-shirts on sale this fall

NO BAN, NO WALL - LOVE KNOWS NO BORDERS

NNIRR mini fundraiser - buy your wristband now!

Separation of Families at the Border

Take action to reunite families and end their detention

Climate Justice & Migrant Rights

Check out our new fact sheet on Climate Change, Global Migration & Human Rights

LATEST NEWS

Immigration Policy and Women’s Health

In honor of Women’s History Month, we will highlight the impact of state and national policies on immigrant women’s health. Immigrant women are often left out of conversations on a path to citizenship, deportation, and labor. When immigrant women are considered, it is often through negative stereotypes – from the portrayal of immigrant women a threat to national security because of “anchor babies” to raising the fear of immigrant women as taking advantage of social safety net programs. Read more >

Posted in

House Immigration Bill Is Said to Offer 3 Paths

WASHINGTON — In the shadow of a bipartisan Senate group preparing to roll out broad  Read more >

Posted in

'Illegal immigrant' no more

The AP Stylebook today is making some changes in how we describe people living in a country illegally.

Senior Vice President and Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll explains the thinking behind the decision:

The Stylebook no longer sanctions the term “illegal immigrant” or the use of “illegal” to describe a person. Instead, it tells users that “illegal” should describe only an action, such as living in or immigrating to a country illegally.

Why did we make the change? Read more >

5 Things You Need to Know About the Immigration Agreement

It was announced over the weekend the bipartisan Senate "Gang of Eight" came to an agreement in principle Read more >

Posted in

Immigration talks back on track, union says

Talks on a new visa program for low-skilled workers are “back on the right track” after a dispute over wages stalled progress on a Senate immigration reform bill, the lead union negotiator said Wednesday.

Read more >

Posted in

University of Arizona to Release Comprehensive Survey about Migration and Border Security

Tucson, Arizona-On Thursday, March 28th, researchers from the University of Arizona will be presenting a groundbreaking new study that answers key questions about immigration and border security. The study surveyed over 1,100 deportees and explores their experiences crossing into the U.S., being apprehended by U.S. authorities, and returned to Mexico. Each survey contained 250 questions and took about one hour to administer with randomly selected individuals at ports of entry and in migrant shelters in Mexico. Read more >

Syndicate content