New National Security Policy: What You Need to Know

New National Security Policy: What You Need to Know

Like many undocumented immigrants, you came to this country with great hopes. For many years, you got away with working long hours for little money. Yet, your living conditions are suddenly better than in your native land. Not a day goes back that you don’t worry. With the current administration just announcing their new national Read more about New National Security Policy: What You Need to Know[…]

Are You Sick and Tired of Coping with Anti-Immigrant Sentiment?

Are You Sick and Tired of Coping with Anti-Immigrant Sentiment?

You don’t even have to pick up a newspaper or watch television to see it. If you speak with the slightest bit of an accent, you’ve experienced it. No matter what your status is in the states, you may find yourself affected by an anti-immigrant sentiment. This is especially troublesome for those without papers. Without Read more about Are You Sick and Tired of Coping with Anti-Immigrant Sentiment?[…]

The Good News and Bad News: Deportations Down But Arrests Up

The Good News and Bad News: Deportations Down But Arrests Up

More than likely, you’ve already calculated your own local statistics. Here, in the Houston area, the issue of undocumented immigrants seems different than other areas of the country. Could it be that deportations are down, but arrests are up? What does this mean exactly? In a bit of mixed news for the undocumented immigrant community, Read more about The Good News and Bad News: Deportations Down But Arrests Up[…]

Had Enough of Changes in Immigration Laws? You are Not Alone

Had Enough of Changes in Immigration Laws? You are Not Alone

It’s not that misery loves company. However, the fact that immigration laws keep changing can be frightening to anyone who is not a citizen. Truth be told, it can seem like a rather lonely experience. Meanwhile, you might be surprised to learn that at least one person with some very public exposure could share your Read more about Had Enough of Changes in Immigration Laws? You are Not Alone[…]

Sanctuary Cities Revisited: What You Should Know

Sanctuary Cities Revisited: What You Should Know

For many undocumented immigrants, sanctuary cities offer some protection. Nevertheless, they may also provide a false sense of security. In fact, just a couple of months ago the news reported the arrest of almost 500 illegal immigrants in raids conducted in sanctuary cities. This could be the expedited route to their deportation. As you most Read more about Sanctuary Cities Revisited: What You Should Know[…]

Should You Be Worried that More Immigrants are Losing Protected Status?

Should You Be Worried that More Immigrants are Losing Protected Status?

It seems to happen all too regularly. Week after week, the media is filled with some new reason that immigrants need to worry. As the climate gets increasingly hostile toward legal and undocumented immigrants in the United States, every move by the current government represents a new threat to you and your family. The latest Read more about Should You Be Worried that More Immigrants are Losing Protected Status?[…]

Behind the Scenes of the Diversity Lottery Program

Behind the Scenes of the Diversity Lottery Program

Just about everyone knows there are a few ways to get into the states. However, until recently, many had not heard of the Diversity Lottery Program. The program made national headlines yesterday in light of the latest act of terrorism in New York City. According to news sources, President Donald Trump is blaming the terrorist Read more about Behind the Scenes of the Diversity Lottery Program[…]

Web Tools to Avoid Deportation? Here’s What You Need to Know

Web Tools to Avoid Deportation? Here’s What You Need to Know

One thing is certain. In your quest to find the American dream, the last thing you want to worry about is being forced to leave the country. Of course, the same is true if you have family members living under the radar. If you’re internet savvy, you may even think about looking into web tools Read more about Web Tools to Avoid Deportation? Here’s What You Need to Know[…]

Is the Focus on Undocumented Immigrants Really a New Thing?

Is the Focus on Undocumented Immigrants Really a New Thing?

No matter what your politics are, you may think the focus on undocumented immigrants is a new thing. After all, the wall to keep out illegals was part of Donald Trump’s campaign promises. However, the reality is that this sort of attitude has been brewing for decades. Some would say that ICE has been going Read more about Is the Focus on Undocumented Immigrants Really a New Thing?[…]

America’s Most Anti-Immigrant State: A Remarkable Perspective

America’s Most Anti-Immigrant State: A Remarkable Perspective

Across the country, Texas has a reputation for a number of things. For starters, there’s the legend that “everything’s bigger in Texas.” Hair is bigger. Ranches are bigger. Steaks are bigger. And, that’s just the beginning. These days, Texas is getting a reputation for doing something else big. A recent news article says Texas has Read more about America’s Most Anti-Immigrant State: A Remarkable Perspective[…]