Linda Greenhouse protests the enactment of an anti-immigrant law in Arizona by speculating how undocumented school-age children in this country might be treated if the U.S. Supreme Court hadn't ruled in favor of scuh children in Plyer v. Doe in 1982.
Recently in Immigration Category
April 27, 2010
April 22, 2010
U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Richard Lugar have asked U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano to halt deportations of undocumented students who would benefit from the DREAM Act.
April 12, 2010
First Focus, a bipartisan children's advocacy group in Washington put out a report this month showing that when an immigrant parents is detained or deported, his or her children often end up in the child welfare system.
February 16, 2010
In the book Just Like Us, Helen Thorpe tells about the lives of four girls of Mexican heritage who are close friends in high school. Two have legal papers to live in the country and two don't.
February 03, 2010
Initially, children's study habits tend to slip and their academic performance suffers, says a study released this week by the Urban Institute.
January 28, 2010
The Mexican government makes a concerted effort to help Mexican immigrants become integrated into the United States.
January 26, 2010
Some educators in Florida have been preparing for the possibility that they could receive a large number of Haitian students who are trying to flee the devastation in their country.
January 19, 2010
Researchers on both sides of the U.S.-Mexican border met Jan. 15 and 16 for a conference on "The Students We Share."
January 14, 2010
Salvadorans living in the United States are the second-largest immigrant group from Latin America.
January 13, 2010
Simon Cho is a Korean-born speedskater who lived in this country illegally as a child but is now a U.S. citizen and representing the United States in the upcoming winter Olympics.