María: “To This Day, My Son Turns White and Hides When He Sees Police Officers. They Are No Longer There To Protect Us.”


“When I got home, I found out they were ICE. They handcuffed him in front of our children and left, leaving my children and I huddled on the floor in tears. To this day, my son turns white and hides when he sees police officers. They are no longer there to protect us.”

Full Story »

María: “Como Madre Yo Pido Que Paren Las Separaciones De Familias”


“Él no quería que el día en que lo iban a deportar llegara. Quería que no pasaran las horas. Yo sentía que mi corazón se desgarraba. El día en que lo deportaron no pude abrazarlo por última vez. Yo tenía miedo que regresara a México, un país desconocido. El llego sin identificación y si un hogar a donde llegar. Desde que llego a México no ha podido encontrar trabajo y un hogar estable.”

Full Story »

Marcela: “Our Families Should Not Be Separated & For Those Who Already Have Been, You Are Not Forgotten”

Photo Credit: Isaac Silver

“And because politicians will not listen to our needs, because they neglect us, our families and our communities we need to take matters into our own hands. Our families should not be separated and for those who already have been, you are not forgotten, you are also part of this struggle. Luis Manuel, Miguel Angel and Cecilia Corona, we need you home, let’s bring you home.”

Full Story »

Anibal: “Quiero Quedarme Con Mi Hijo. Quiero Darle Lo Mejor.”

“Quiero quedarme con mi hijo. Quiero darle lo mejor. Todo lo que quiero y tengo es estar aquí. Por eso quiero que paren las deportaciones y dejen de separar familias. 2 millones son demasiados! Ni una deportación mas!”

Full Story »

Chicago Man in Deportation Seeks Rule Change from DHS to Suspend Deportations, Agency Required to Respond


The “Si Se Puede” Filing Provides Authoritative Legal Evidence of Obama Administration’s Ability to Expand Deferred Action, Grant Relief to Future Beneficiaries of Immigration Reform The National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON) and a group of undocumented people facing the threat of deportation, including Chicago resident Anibal Fuentes Aguilar, are using a little known provision of the […]

Full Story »

Albany Park Father Appeals for Discretion in His January 31st Deportation Order Stemming from Mistaken Immigration Raid at His Apartment Building

Photo Credit: IYJL

Albany Park Father Appeals for Discretion in his January 31st Deportation Order Stemming from Mistaken Immigration Raid at His Apartment Building Since the fall, Immigration and Customs Enforcement has conducted at least four raids at the same Albany Park apartment building according to its tenants. On December 6th, 2013 immigration agents wearing vests marked “police” […]

Full Story »
Page 2 of 44«123456»...Last »