immigration

There are thousands of young illegal immigrants being held at the United States border Rep. Bill Flores and Rep. Yvette Clarke discuss what can be done…

The former host of ‘106th + Park’, Rocsi Diaz, is making her directorial debut in “The Secrets of Strangers,” a public service announcement that chronicles…

04/09/14 – Roland Martin talks to Katie O’Brien about the investigative docu-series Al Jazeera America has launched on the controversial topic of immigration. “We’re trying to…

Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairman Luis Gutierrez stopped by “NewsOne Now” to discuss current efforts in Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform. Gutierrez engaged host Roland Martin on the challenges to reform…

DALLAS (AP) – A Texas teenager who was deported to Colombia in May after claiming to be an illegal immigrant was returned to the United States and remains at the center of an international mystery over how a minor could be sent to a country where she is not a citizen. SEE ALSO: Obama Refocuses […]

An increase in the deportation of undocumented immigrants has left more than 5,000 children in fosters homes, a new Applied Research Center report finds. According to the report, almost one in four people deported is the parent of a United States citizen child. See also: Man Avoids Jail By Faking Illegal Immigrant Status See also: […]

The Obama Administration filed suit on Monday against the state of Alabama’s enforcement of its newly passed immigration law. The suit challenges H.B. 56, a law set to take effect in September that enforces some of the toughest immigration efforts in the nation. If put into effect, H.B. 56 would enforce the detention of undocumented […]

A Republican Congressman from Alabama is making it clear that he has no compassion for undocumented immigrants. Rep. Mo Brooks is seen in a video, which was posted to YouTube, making inflammatory remarks about undocumented immigrants. “As your congressman on the House floor, I will do anything short of shooting them,” Brooks said to reporters […]

It’s a known fact that the right wing astronomically opposes any and all illegal immigrants on U.S. soil. Many are enraged by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s memo to field agents and office directors, advising them to focus on deporting only “dangerous” illegal immigrants. Many conservatives are accusing the government of not enforcing the […]

Dream Act supporters are asking President Obama to stop using the act in his campaign and fundraising messages unless he is prepared to flex his executive muscles to suspend the deportation of DREAM Act-eligible students. Although the president has continually pledge his support, United We DREAM, a group of  young immigration advocates, gathered outside Obama’s […]

Legendary rock guitarist took his political views and injected them in the middle of a baseball game this past weekend. Carlos Santana, who was invited to the Atlanta Braves home game this weekend to receive a “Beacon of Change” award at an MLB Civil Rights Game ceremony, called the state’s new anti-immigration law “Un-American.” “I […]

The new law that Brewer signed Friday makes failure to carry proof of U.S. citizenship or legal status a crime. Anyone who can’t produce proper documentation can be arrested, be fined up to $2,500 and face jail time.