immigration

One Read that Will Change the Way You Think About Immigration

“The child of immigrant parents is supposed to perch on a hyphen, taking only the…

Women Who Left Food and Water to Aid Migrants Might Go to Prison for Their Actions

No More Deaths is an advocacy group that looks to end the deaths of migrants…

A 7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Has Died in Border Patrol Custody

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Protection said in a statement that a 7-year-old girl from…

Federal Judge Orders Trump to Reopen DACA to New Applicants

Another federal judge has overruled the Trump administration’s efforts to end the Deferred Action for…

Why Immigration Policy is More Than Just a ‘Political’ Issue

“There’s so many different things flying around, you can hardly keep track or make progress…

ICE Agents Just Arrested Almost 500 Immigrants Living in Sanctuary Cities

Immigration and Customs Enforcement have announced that they have made more than 498 arrests this…

California Farms Have Lost Millions During Immigration Crackdown Because of Lack of Workers

A recent NBC News investigation has found that farms in two California counties have already…

What Happens When Morality Trumps the Law?

On Sunday, 10 human beings tragically lost their lives in a situation that can only…

California Passed a Bill to Keep State Authorities From Cooperating with Immigration Enforcement

The California state senate passed a “sanctuary state” bill to limit state and local police cooperation…

Report: The Number of Churches Offering Sanctuary to Immigrants Has Doubled

In the months since the election of Donald Trump, the number of churches offering sanctuary…

Here’s an Inside Look at a Church Hiding Immigrants from ICE

Vice has published an interesting new short documentary about an American church hiding undocumented immigrants…

Samuel Rodriguez’s Church Is Offering a Safe Haven for Immigrants

Pastor Samuel Rodriguez, the president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference and the pastor…

The Time for Immigration Reform Is Now

Policymakers and advocates have been saying it for a long time: our country’s immigration system is broken. Just yesterday, President Obama announced his comprehensive reform proposal to change that. But Lynne Hybels says this is not just a time for politicians to act, but for the Church to start taking seriously the biblical mandate of loving the stranger.

The Stranger Among Us

Columnist Danielle Mayfield considers the treatment of those who aren’t native English speakers and our acceptance of immigrants and refugees in light of the passing of immigration laws in Arizona.