Friday, October 23, 2020

Tag: DACA

DACA decision offers no real protection, rights groups warn

On Thursday, Free SF, a coalition of immigrants’ rights groups, warned that the Supreme Court’s rejection of Trump’s attempt to end DACA offers no real protection for most undocumented...

SF measure would allow all residents to serve on commissions

On Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to put on the fall ballot a City Charter amendment that would allow all San Francisco residents to serve on boards...

Gay Chadian immigrant detained by ICE caught in asylum limbo

In its ongoing quest to bring virtually all immigration to a halt (and monetize global strife), the Trump administration proposed last week raising the citizenship application fee by 60 percent,...

UPDATED: Resolution on undocumented participation derailed — then finally passed — at Dem Convention

This morning, the San Francisco Democratic Party asked the California Democratic Party one question: Will you stand with immigrants? At a press conference this morning, the San Francisco Democratic Party,...

Campos appoints DREAMer to DCCC

David Campos, the chair of the San Francisco Democratic Party, made history yesterday by appointing and swearing in Sarah Souza, president of the Latino Democratic Club, as a member...

Ron Conway money helps GOP effort to keep control of Congress

Ron Conway, the powerbroker who is helping raise money and push for the election of Sup. London Breed as mayor, just contributed the maximum allowable amount to a Republican...

The Dreamers were betrayed

We at Opportunity Fund we are not experts on immigration policy or constitutional law. We do know our clients—hardworking strivers who use our loans, financial education and savings incentives...

Killing the American Dream

When I heard about Donald Trumps decision to end DACA, the program that lets young immigrants find a future in this country, I thought about David Campos. Campos, a former...

Undocumented youth under immense stress, study finds

Fear of law enforcement creates mental-health issues, UCLA researchers report By Viji Sundaram APRIL 27, 2015 -- Fear followed Alberto Velazquez every time he left the apartment he shared with his mother...