Topic: Immigration

  • ¿Una nación de inmigrantes?

    Estados Unidos tiene una relación contradictoria con sus inmigrantes porque sus empleadores necesitan para abaratar el costo laboral.

  • ICE knows that we stand with Carimer

    Carimer Andujar, an undocumented student at Rutgers, remains free after hundreds joined a rally outside the ICE office she was summoned to.

  • People living in fear can't be left to fight alone

    An activist in the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City talks about the struggle to stop deportations--including her husband's.

  • A Texas-sized bigotry bill

    The "sanctuary cities ban" signed into law in Texas seeks to turn police departments and universities into immigration enforcers.

  • ICE came for us and the community stood up

    Two migrant labor activists detained by ICE describe how Trump is carrying out a political attack on the leaders of the immigrant struggle.

  • Don't deport my husband

    The wife of Otto Morales-Caballeros tells how he was abducted by ICE to be sent back to a country he hasn't seen since he was 16.

  • The spirit of solidarity at NORCOR

    More than 100 people came out to support immigrant hunger strikers demanding better conditions at an Oregon prison.

  • Making May Day matter at work

    For the first time in my years as a union activist, I marched on May Day as part of a contingent made up of my own co-workers.

  • An interrogation at the border

    An SW contributor was questioned about his political views by a customs official when he returned to the U.S. Here's his answer.

  • Solidarity in the streets for May Day

    Thousands celebrated an international workers' holiday born in America by raising their voices for justice in this country and around the world.

  • This Rutgers student won't stand alone

    Carimer Andujar, a prominent Rutgers activist, is faced with deportation--but the response in her defense was immediate.

  • Building solidarity, not walls, on May Day

    The story of May Day teaches us that the struggle against anti-immigrant scapegoating has always been critical for the whole working class.

  • A history of cruelty in a nation of immigrants

    America has had a contradictory relationship to immigrants because U.S. employers have always needed laborers, but also needed to control them.

  • Ready for May Day in San Francisco

    A recent panel discussion in San Francisco connected the fight for immigrant and labor rights with socialist organizing.

  • Tom Cat workers fight for dignity

    New York City bakery employees facing unjust termination based on immigration status took a courageous stand for all of us.

  • What's driving Trump's immigrant-bashing?

    Trump is offering U.S. employers a deal: Tolerate my anti-immigrant onslaught and I'll deliver higher profits and a reassertion of U.S. imperial power.

  • Organizando voces de lucha

    La directora ejecutiva de Voces de la Frontera explica por qué contrarrestar la agenda anti-inmigrante de Trump requerirá la solidaridad.

  • How activists are confronting ICE's terror

    Fear is flooding through communities as Trump's war on immigrants intensifies, but activists are working on initiatives to defend the vulnerable.

  • ICE grabs another victim in Maine

    A 28-year-old Somali immigrant and U.S. permanent resident was arrested by ICE agents in the middle of a court hearing.

  • Nada menos que la igualdad

    Durante las protestas del 1° de mayo, los inmigrantes--y quienes los apoyan--tienen la oportunidad para no sólo oponerse a Trump, sino también para declarar qué quieren.

  • We'll stand together on May Day

    The executive director of Voces de la Frontera explains why taking on Trump's anti-immigrant agenda will require solidarity with labor and other forces.

  • We'll fight to stop the deportations

    A community forum in Queens brought people together to discuss forming a network to defend immigrants in the neighborhood.

  • A xenophobe gets a house call

    Dozens of members of Bay Ridge for Social Justice protested outside the home of an anti-immigrant New York State legislator.

  • Mayo 1° en lucha solidaria

    Organizaciones por los derechos de los inmigrantes se unen a sindicatos y otras fuerzas para hacer el Primero una muestra de fuerza.

  • Standing up for the Vermont organizers

    Some 200 people rallied outside a Boston immigration court to support three Vermont farmworker activists detained by ICE.