Democrats just passed a budget framework that could make millions of immigrant workers less vulnerable to exploitation.
Immigrants played a key role in keeping families and the economy functioning during the pandemic. Congress must ensure these essential workers share in the benefits of recovery.
Discussing the border in nativist terms obscures the real crises that propel migrants to seek asylum in the United States.
For countries facing a demographic crisis, immigrants are the answer.
The factors that drive displacement are often complex, but welcoming refugees isn’t.
The new administration has made some welcome changes, but Biden isn’t living up to all his promises — especially on detention.
Those who make it to the United States will face wretched conditions living in the shadows, even as they form the backbone of the U.S. economy.
The passion organizers poured into DACA galvanized me and many others to keep organizing—and to aim for the collective liberation of all.
Closed borders and ICE raids mean crowded detention centers and camps, which is always inhumane. In a pandemic, it’s a global public health threat.
The southward expansion of US border enforcement has been happening for years. Now we’re exporting Trump-era cruelty too.
The consultants are coming, and they know just what the powerful want.
Imagine running away from a lion all your life — that’s how 11 million undocumented immigrants feel today, and it takes a toll on their mental health.
The United States, the top historic contributor to carbon emissions, has been treating climate refugees from its own pollution as threats. We can do better.
If we omit the El Paso shooter’s motive, we risk erasing the victims — minimizing them to footnotes in the coverage of yet another mass shooting.
When I was just 10, I already knew what it was like to plan for a future without my parents.