Some Activists Reject DACA 'Kool-Aid'

"The policy shift announced by President Barack Obama in June provides a two-year protection from deportation to certain young people brought to this country illegally and the chance to apply for a work permit. Now the young activist leaders are deciding whether it's worth accepting a deal that...

Pro-Immigration Conservative Activists Plan Strategy

"For years, pro-immigration conservative activists have tried with little success to gain an audience with top Republicans in Washington. But since last month’s election, with the GOP’s dismal performance among Hispanics, that has started to change. On Tuesday, more than 250 activists...

Eight Border Activists Released by CBP

"Eight of the more than 30 immigrant activists who tried Monday to enter the U.S. at an international bridge in Laredo have been released pending their immigration cases. Federal authorities released four teenagers and three adults — parents of young activists who at the last minute chose...

Tucson Activists Attempt Deportation Bus Blockade

"U.S. Marshals and security officers were trying to remove immigration activists who blocked the main exit of Tucson's federal courthouse this morning to keep a bus that returns deported individuals from leaving. About two dozen demonstrators were gathered on the east side of the courthouse...

Immigration Activists Lock Themselves to Gates in Atlanta, Chicago

"Fifteen immigration activists were arrested Tuesday during a protest outside of a building that houses some offices of federal immigration authorities in Atlanta, federal authorities said. The protest began just before 11 a.m. following a news conference in front of the building during which several...