ICE Arrests Triple For Those Without Criminal Convictions

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has recently tripled the number of arrests of immigrants without criminal convictions, according to an analysis conducted by...

How the Alt-Right Smeared Chobani Yogurt to Hurt Its Immigrant Founder

The Unite the Right fizzle in Washington on Sunday renewed attention on the collection of white supremacists and anti-Semites who populate the so-called alt-right....

Fate Of DACA Hanging In The Balance In The Courts

A pending Texas federal court decision could determine the fate of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, potentially pushing the battle to keep it in...

Stories For Liberation: I Had To Learn Something Different

{:en}As we read the stories of our newcomer high school writers, we cannot help but notice how often they speak about what they need...

Women of Troy (N.Y.): The Teenaged Irish Immigrants Who Started the First Permanent Women’s...

Suffragist Susan B. Anthony recalled the Collar Laundry Union of Troy, New York as “the best organized” union of women workers that “I ever...

Potential Changes To Public Program Rules Would Create Hurdles To Green Cards

The Trump administration is reportedly eyeing drastic policy changes to “public charge” program rules that would bar immigrants from obtaining green cards, according to...

Trump’s Speeches Last Week Mark A New Onslaught Of Hate

Last week, Donald Trump spoke at three rallies in three different states: Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. In each speech, whenever the audience was tuning...

White House Potentially Cutting Refugee Admissions By 85% From Bush And Obama Levels

Continuing a trend of drastic cuts to the number of refugees allowed into the United States, the Trump administration is poised to slash the...

Advocates: Long Island Immigrant Children At Risk For Growing Anxiety And Health Issues

Local immigrant advocates are increasingly concerned about deteriorating conditions for immigrant children on Long Island. In the second year of the Trump presidency, there...

Stories For Liberation: Can A Story Make A Difference?

{:en}Can A Story Make A Difference? By Erika Duncan Can a story make a difference? Can it wake a sleeping heart? What will it take to...

Immigrant Commuters Bolster Long Island Economy

A newly released data analysis published by the Fiscal Policy Institute (FPI) for Newsday shows that immigrant workers now make up more than half...

Trump Wants His Wall, Yet Another Shutdown Is Threatened

President Trump is once again attempting to throw a wrench in a barely functioning federal government to push his anti-immigrant agenda. Waving the veto...

Two Hundred Rally in Huntington Against Continued Family Separation at Border

New revelations about the abuses immigrant children are suffering as a result of the Trump Family Separation Policy brought more than two hundred Long...

Stories For Liberation: At Five Years Old

{:en}This week we present a story by a student at LIU Post who should have the whole world ahead of her as she prepares...

Rally Saturday in Huntington Against Family Separation

The same organizations that helped organize the big rallies against family separation on June 30 are calling for a rally this Saturday July 28...

Long Island Immigrants Aggressively Targeted In ICE Raids, Report Shows

In the latest report published by the Immigrant Defense Project (IDP) tracking ICE raids, immigrants in New York, including on Long Island, are being...