When Maria Guiterrez heard she could legalize her immigration status, she jumped on it. She spent $80,000 over ten years, but all the money and effort was just a scam.
Las leyes migratorias de los Estados Unidos suelen ser difíciles de navegar. Con ayuda de CARECEN, un centro de apoyo para inmigrantes centroamericanos e hispanos en Los Ángeles, presentamos algunos pasos preventivos para evitar el fraude.
Las Casitas looks like one huge cookie cutter house. But when you look closer, you make out four doors and see that it’s actually divided into four apartments. It looks that way, because it’s meant to look like the rest of Newbury Park – suburban.
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The LA Galaxy is in the playoffs again and competing for its third straight title. LA’s other soccer team, Chivas USA, isn’t faring as well. But Chivas USA supporter groups, the Union Ultras and the Black Army 1850, are keeping hope alive.
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Los únicos momentos que Gladis Fajardo escuchaba la voz de su hijo era cuando hacía llamadas de larga distancia a Santa Ana, donde ella vivía en El Salvador antes de emigrar a los Estados Unidos. Pasó 12 años en Los Ángeles sin ver a su familia.
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Each Friday, we bring you five immigration and transnational culture stories you might have missed throughout the week.
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There’s nine undocumented youth who made headlines this summer. Do you know how they crossed the border — legally? We give you five things to know.
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For almost a decade, Lizbeth Mateo has performed acts of civil disobedience across the country. But this summer, she took it to a new level. On July 30, her and a group of eight undocumented young people — who had left the US or had been deported — tried to enter legally through the Nogales port of entry in Arizona. She tells us her personal story.
In July, Lizbeth Mateo joined a protest at the border in Nogales, Ariz. She left the U.S. voluntarily and then asked to come back into the country. The idea was to make a statement — with cameras rolling — about why someone who has grown up in the U.S. shouldn’t be allowed back in to the place she considers home.
Over 100 immigrant activists protested against President Obama’s administration’s deportation proceedings at the San Ysidro, Calif., port of entry.