More than 37,000 Cubans face deportation, but they don't seem too worried
Most of them ended up on the deportation list because they broke the law. Unlike most immigrants they don't expect ICE to come looking for them. Experts explain why.
UCLA students analyzed Trump's tweets and speeches as part of DACA lawsuit
A study by students from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), examined 347 speeches and 7,000 tweets by Trump where he referred to immigrants. They found that his use of pejorative adjectives discriminates against Hispanics. The analysis is part of a lawsuit filed in court last week by pro-DACA advocates.
In photos: UCLA study provides legal evidence of how Donald Trump discriminates against immigrants
Hundreds of messages from speeches and tweets by Trump were analyzed by UCLA students. They concluded the president's words are loaded with a clear anti-immigrant sentiment.
Univision anchor Jorge Ramos writing "manifesto" on immigration
In a new book, Ramos is combining his own story of emigrating from Mexico with a critique of Trump's policies.
Mexican reporter in decade-long U.S. asylum battle narrowly thwarts deportation, vows to fight on
A Mexican reporter who has sought asylum in the United States for nearly 10 years was about to be deported to Mexico with his son last week before his lawyer intervened. He remains in detention in El Paso while his case is being reviewed. He says he will go on hunger strike rather than face deportation, saying his life depends on winning asylum.
Rise in U.S. immigrants from Central America outpaces rest, study finds
The number of U.S. Mexican immigrants decreased by 6%, from 2007 to 2015, according to a new survey of U.S. Census data by the Pew Research Center. Overall, the total U.S. immigrant population increased by 10% during those years.
In photos: The security guards who terrorize migrants on La Bestia
Criminal complaints, testimonies and exclusive documents obtained by Univision reveal that in the last three years more than 300 migrants who were heading to the United States were attacked aboard the notorious train known as La Bestia (The Beast). Many of the victims blame armed guards from a mysterious security company, CUSAEM, operating on behalf of the State of Mexico.
Virginia election provides Democrats with recipe for Latino vote in 2018
Latino Democrats rode to victory on Tuesday with a "going local" strategy. Activists say the key to success was recruiting a new crop of progressive candidates in state races, as well as a 'Trump effect' which saw angry voters mobilized to push back against policies that criminalize immigrants.
The deportees who want to 'Make El Salvador Great Again'
This year alone, the Salvadoran government expects to receive 30,000 deportees from the U.S. and Mexico. Contrary to popular belief, the majority of them will not be violent criminals. These English teachers are working for a brighter future.
When does TPS expire for its more than 300,000 beneficiaries?
2,550 Nicaraguans will lose their Temporary Protected Status on January 5. Nine other countries currently benefit from the legal status.
Trump administration ends TPS for Nicaragua and announces new extension for Honduras
The measure, which protects deportation and grants work permits to some 60,000 undocumented Central Americans, was confirmed Monday by the Department of Homeland Security.
The visa lottery immigrant who stopped a terrorist attack on the New York subway
After the attack on cyclists in New York on Monday, President Trump wants to end the visa lottery program. A journalist recalls the 1997 case of an Egyptian who won a Diversity Visa and helped avert the first attempted suicide bombing on the New York subway.
Princeton University, Microsoft and a dreamer sue the Trump administration for eliminating DACA
The suit alleges that the president's decision violates the Fifth Amendment, which prohibits the federal government from denying equal protection. The university and the technology company argue that the end of DACA harms them because they depend on and benefit from the contribution of dreamers.
Central Americans, Haitians with protected status fear program's end
The Trump administration has to decide soon if it will extend TPS for three Central American countries and Haiti. If it doesn’t, some 300,000 people legally in the U.S. would become undocumented.
Fear in Trump territory – this is the U.S. city with the highest proportion of undocumented immigrants
Pedro is one of thousands of undocumented immigrants who work in chicken processing plants in Gainesville, Georgia. In a county where police work in tandem with immigration authorities and more than 72% of citizens voted for Donald Trump, many immigrants live in fear.