The Trump administration wants to end a little-known immigration protection for some 250,000 people.
Nov. 6from Greater LA
Comedian Chris Garcia’s search to discover who his Cuban immigrant dad really was LA comedian Chris Garcia is the first American-born child of a pair of Cuban refugees.
Nov. 2from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution officially recognizing the Armenian Genocide. For the diaspora, the decision is both long-overdue and bittersweet.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features
The Trump administration wants to implement a new rule governing who is eligible for a green card: If an immigration officer determines you are a strain on public benefits, or likely…
Oct. 15from Greater LA
You’ve probably heard of César Chávez, the Mexican American labor organizer whose activism in Central California led to the creation of the United Farm Workers union.
Oct. 12from Greater LA
“Midnight Traveler” tells the harrowing story of Afghani director Hassan Fazili and his family’s displacement as filmed on their cell phones.
Oct. 4from Scheer Intelligence
Sassan Yousefi walks gingerly along the red brick and concrete floors of the USC Village, a single crutch under his left arm.
“You see my leg right there,” he says. “I was in a…
Oct. 2from Greater LA
Google says its translation service can't replace human translators, but U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services tell officers it's the most efficient tool to vet refugees.
Oct. 2from KCRW Features
The new policy would end the Flores Settlement and allow the government to hold families with children without a deadline, in a change from the way cases are handled today.
Aug. 21from NPR
A new Trump administration rule says legal immigrants must forgo all public programs like food stamps and Medicaid if they want to become U.S. citizens.
Aug. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In the wake of increased ICE raids , some undocumented immigrants are desperate to correct their immigration status.
Aug. 9from The 805
Can he really get Republicans on board?
Aug. 9from Left, Right & Center
Communities nationwide have held vigils this week for victims of the shooting in El Paso.
Aug. 8from Greater LA
Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced sweeping raids at food processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday.
Aug. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On Saturday night, the women’s national soccer team (USWNT) kicked off their victory tour in the Rose Bowl after their impressive World Cup run.
Aug. 5from Greater LA
Five years ago, President Obama did an about-face on a long-standing Cold War-era diplomatic and economic standoff between the U.S. and Cuba.
Jul. 31from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
If you drive by Home Depot or Ace Hardware, you might see people waiting outside for work such as painting a room, fixing a roof, or moving furniture.
Jul. 30from Greater LA
In a 5-4 decision along partisan lines, the Supreme Court justices freed up more than $2 billion in military funding to build President Trump’s border wall.
Jul. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Parents who were separated from their children at the U.S.-Mexican border last year are launching a legal fight against the Trump administration.
Jul. 22from Greater LA
The Trump administration’s new asylum rule ends asylum at the southern border. The ACLU has promised to sue as soon as it goes into effect today.
Jul. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand