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Justice for All... Experiences of Undocumented Youth with Law Enforcement

This is part of our ongoing series of blog posts about race, racism and law enforcement in communities of color.

By J. Manuel Casas, PhD (Professor Emeritus of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara) 1,329 more words

Children And Youth

California Issues 110K Driver's Licenses To Undocumented Immigrants

SACRAMENTO (AP) — California has handed out 110,000 driver’s licenses to immigrants in the country illegally during the first seven weeks of applications.

The figures for all of January and much of February were released this week by the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles. 96 more words


5 facts you need to know about the DREAM Act

Undocumented students face many challenges on the road to college, including the struggle to understand ever-changing legislation for immigrants seeking higher education in the United States. 1,009 more words


Proposed Constitutional Amendment Would Bar Benefits To Illegals

(WHMI) – A proposed constitutional amendment introduced by a local legislator would disqualify undocumented immigrants from receiving state benefits.

According to our media partners at WHMI, State Senator Joe Hune introduced Senate Joint Resolution H on February 12th, and it was referred to the senate’s Committee on Families, Seniors, and Human Services. 115 more words


Hispanics will contribute significantly to job growth in Colorado and US

In the years to come, we will see a massive retirement movement of the baby boomers and there will be an influx in the U.S. labor force. 462 more words


Latino stars speak up against deportation at Premio Lo Nuestro

For some artists, awards show tend to be the perfect place to express their thoughts on a social problem. Remember when artists touched upon gay marriage at the GRAMMYs last year? 356 more words