Etiqueta: CHILD REFUGEES

What if it Were Your Child?

As articles abound on the politics and posturing of what to do about the 57,000 children fleeing violence in Central America, it’s important to...

Children at the Border Need Wilberforce and Due Process

The increasing number of unaccompanied children at the border has grave humanitarian dimensions and potential for human tragedy. Young people, many fearing rising gang...

H1N1 Virus Fears from Child Refugees Are Overblown

Fears that unaccompanied child migrants will cause a swine flu epidemic in the U.S. are unfounded, experts say. In fact, this past winter already...

Data Debunks Child Refugee Myths

An analysis of data and information from a wide variety of sources proves that the growing surge of children crossing the border into the...

Facts and Myths About Children Crossing the Border

It’s an easy rumor to believe: there have been reports that the recent influx of unaccompanied child arrivals to the U.S. is being fueled...

Surge of Unaccompanied Child Arrivals Signals Need for Immigration Reform

Our broken federal immigration system has become a lot more broken in recent days. Already a nightmare for immigrants in “normal” times, humanitarian crises in...

Long Islanders Show Their Salvadoreño Pride [PHOTOS]

Para leer una versión del artículo en español, haz click aquí. Tens of thousands of Long Islanders, bursting with salvadoreño pride, filled a street in...

A Visit to Long Island’s “San Quemeiro” Beach

During his childhood in the 1980s, Univision News writer Arturo Conde remembers traveling with his family—who had emigrated from the Galicia region of Spain—to...

Searching for a Colombian Bakery, Finding an Unexpected Bond

I guess you could say I was spoiled. I grew up in Queens, with access to whatever type of Latin cuisine I might want:...

On the Anniversary of Oscar Romero’s Death, Revisiting His Mission

Oscar Romero is my hero. Every Central American immigrant on Long Island knows the murdered bishop’s name. They know he was killed because he stood...

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