More than 15,000 “butterfly” postcards were delivered to Congress last week in support of the Dream Act, a bill that provides young immigrants brought here as children or infants a secure and permanent solution.
Our Dreamers are students, educators, our neighbors and friends. Congress needs to act now!
I’ve never forgotten the public investment that allowed me to get an education. Without it, I know I wouldn’t be where I am today.
The day President Trump rescinded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), it seemed like my dream of becoming a teacher was being yanked out from under me.
“It’s important that we let DACA families know that the union and community are in this together.” — Para-educator and DACA activist Saul Ramos
The fate of 800,000 young people brought to this country as children hangs in the balance as Trump weighs ending the program.
In Texas, educators joined the summer of protest sparked by the introduction and passage of Senate Bill 4 – which at its core is a racial profiling law meant to strike fear into communities of color across Texas.
A proud DREAMer shares her hopes and fears.
During Cal State Los Angeles’ commencement, students and faculty protest to honor immigration activist Claudia Rueda, who was not there.
Educators are sounding the alarm that students have become actual targets and collateral damage in the Trump administration’s assault on immigrants.