Posted on · In the base of the statue of liberty is Emma Lazarus’s sonnet The New Colossus reads, "Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free." Is this an accurate picture of immigration today?
Posted on · If the boy is deported, he'll be separated once again from his mother, who lives in Houston. The family had been separated by the federal government last May under the "zero tolerance" policy.
Posted on · An AP investigation has revealed the Trump administration waived FBI fingerprint background checks for roughly 2,100 staff members working at the facility.
Posted on · Three volunteers recount stories of migrants not being able to shower for several days, sparse food, dehydration, and even babies with fevers who have not been treated
Posted on · Lines at border crossings in California, Texas and Arizona are so busy with asylum seekers that some have to wait days, even weeks, to present themselves to U.S. border inspectors
Posted on · Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the policy earlier this week
Posted on · Now that the group has arrived at the border, the next steps in their journey will unfold mostly out of public view
Posted on · Eight women, four children and one 18-year-old were allowed to apply for asylum after the caravan reached the U.S. border following a month of travel on foot, train and bus
Posted on · U.S. Customs and Border Protection says a San Diego border crossing facility has reached capacity
Posted on · Migrant shelters in Tijuana's Zona Norte neighborhood, home to the many of the city's seedy bars and bordellos, were full
Posted on · Millions have been displaced as a result of Syria's civil war. While many have fled to Europe, some are also coming to the United States. And once again, Houston seems to be the ultimate destination for a number of migrants and refugees. We learn why on this edition of Houston Matters, as we talk with […]
Posted on · Lawmakers say bill will close a loophole that draws Central American migrants.