Immigration

Gaps in social safety net leave undocumented immigrants most vulnerable in time of crisis

The COVID-19 or “coronavirus” crisis has exposed massive fault lines in U.S. health, economic and…

As fight over access to services for immigrants continues, advocates seek to calm fears

The fight over the Trump administration’s effort to change the “public charge” rule continues, advocates…

The future of Dreamers, and of one lawyer who represents them, is in the hands of the Supreme Court

Among the lawyers representing almost 800,000 DACA recipients in front of the Supreme Court was…

District Attorney candidates outline their visions for SF at immigration forum

San Francisco will host its first open District Attorney election in more than 100 years…

Protesters denounce big tech companies that contract with ICE and Border Patrol

Under the shade of Cupid’s Span in Rincon Park local social justice organizations and their…

Trump’s “public charge” policy an attempt to keep immigrants from seeking benefits

Immigrants who fear using certain public services because of a new “public charge” rule change…

‘Root causes pilgrimage’ examines, explains the origins of Honduras’ migrant crisis

In 2016, Lazaro (whose name has been changed to protect the subject of this story)…

Children of immigrants challenge Trump policy on behalf of their parents

[su_carousel source=”media: 40191,40190,40192″ limit=”100″ link=”lightbox” width=”800″ height=”540″ responsive=”no” items=”1″] Near the end of 2017, the…

Richmond father remains indefinitely detained after court denies request for bail hearing

Raul Reyes Lopez, a Guatemalan man who has been trying to establish legal status for more than…

Oakland human rights organizations form coalition to support asylum seekers

[su_carousel source=”media: 39699,39700,39701,39702,39703,39704,39705,39706,39707″ limit=”100″ link=”lightbox” width=”800″ height=”540″ responsive=”no” items=”1″] For the thousands of asylum seekers…