Posts Tagged as "Immigration"

Cautious Hope After Obama’s Immigration Reform Speech

Jan. 30, 2013 / By
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By BRENDA RINCON/Coachella Unincorporated

COACHELLA, Calif. – The immigration issue is not about numbers for Esperanza Navarro...

The Time Is Now: Ethnic Media Call for Immigration Reform in 2013

Jan. 19, 2013 / By


Editor’s Note: This editorial was produced in association with New America Media, a national association of ethnic media, and was published by ethnic media across the country to bring attention to the urgency of immigration reform...

Citizen Children Experience Trauma After Separation from Immigrant Parents

Jan. 14, 2013 / By
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El Nuevo Sol, News Report, Rocio Romero, Posted: Jan 13, 2013

U.S.-born María Vasques was just six years old when her mother Edith Barrios kissed her goodbye...

Fear of Deportation Takes its Toll on LB Immigrants

Jan. 6, 2013 / By
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Long Beach residents Joel H. and Rigoberto M. are undocumented fathers with children in the United States, and in their homelands of Honduras and Mexico...

Family Forced to Abandon the US in Order to Be Together

Nov. 28, 2012 / By

New America Media, News Report, Beth Caldwell and Joel Medina, Posted: Nov 27, 2012

Rodrigo Ortega, 35, lives in Rosarito, Mexico with his American wife and two American-citizen children...

Latino Media to White House: Immigration Reform Now!

Nov. 20, 2012 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Nov 19, 2012

Ed. Note: President Obama announced last week that he expects Congress to propose a comprehensive immigration reform bill in early 2013...

California Immigrant Integration Scorecard

Nov. 16, 2012 / By

New Data on Immigrant Integration in California

USC’s Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration presents innovative California Scorecard, includes regional ratings of immigrant progress

With nearly half of California’s children having at least one immigrant parent, successful immigrant integration is not a special interest: how those children and their parents do in our economic and civic life will help to determine the future of the Golden State and its regions...

Long Beach Immigrant Rights Coalition

May. 27, 2012 / By
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Annette Quintero, a community organizer for the Long Beach Immigrant Rights Coalition,
spoke to the Senior Journalism Seminar at CSULB...

Advocating for Immigrant Rights

Apr. 12, 2012 / By
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VoiceWaves Wendy Lopez interviewed Annette Quintero, Community Organizer for Long Beach Beach Immigrant Rights Coalition, about the organization’s mission and services...

Centro C.H.A. Hosts Citizenship Workshop

Apr. 6, 2012 / By
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Written by John Oliver Santiago, VoiceWaves Journalist.

A young girl looks on as her mother works to fill out a citizenship application.  ..

Calif. Schools Lead the Way Preparing Next Generation of Workers: Latinos

Dec. 27, 2011 / By
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December 22, 2011 | Filed under: Communities,Education,Immigration,Latest News,National,Poverty,West | Posted by:
Kathy Mulady | Equal Voice News

In 2011, for the first time, more Latino students than white students applied for admission to California State University’s 23 campuses...

Khmer Girls in Action: State of Cambodian American Youth

Nov. 29, 2011 / By
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Text by Cheeravath Aphipunyo and John Oliver Santiago.  Photos by Cheeravath Aphiphunyo.

On Tuesday, November 15, 2011, Assembly members and residents of Long Beach came together for a public hearing where members of Khmer Girls in Action addressed the state of Cambodian American youth.  ..