Aura Bogado writes about racial justice, Native rights, and immigration for The Nation. A former host and producer for Pacifica radio, her work has also been published in Mother Jones, Newsweek Argentina, Colorlines.com and The Huffington Post. She is currently based in New York City.
Keep these facts in mind the next time you read anything about immigration.
Some undocumented immigrants expected more on immigration from Obama’s State of the Nation speech.
The House held its first immigration hearing of the year—and undocumented youth claimed their space there.
Does the national debate over immigration reform augur a more just sytem? Ask immigrants themselves.
Natives have proven crucial to Democrats’ success across the West, but their struggle for democracy remains one of the least acknowledged, ugly realities of every election.