DREAM 9 Coverage - UPDATED

Dream 9 in Solitary Confinement; on Hunger Strike #BringThemHome - Petitions One of the Most Powerful Protests in the History of Immigration Reform Future of 'Dream 9' activists who self-deported is still uncertain Status of detained 'Dream 9' still in limbo DREAM 9 Detained...

How Bob Dylan Helped me Understand the Dream 9: Andres Benach

Andres Benach writes: "The Dream 9 have shown courage in seeking to expose the dark underbelly of immigration reform- what is actually done, what has been left out. They fit within a great American tradition of civil disobedience against unjust laws. The reaction of the power structure has been...

Dream 9 Get Support Of 35 Congress Members, With Letters To Obama Asking For Release

"The “Dream 9” have found support in Congress. A letter signed by 33 Congress members asks President Barack Obama to use his authority to release from detention nine undocumented immigrants who entered the country through a legal port of entry at Nogales, as a form of protest against...

'Dream 9' Tactics Take Debate Beyond Halls of Congress

"From inside the tiny rectangular windows at the Eloy Detention Center, the Dreamers arrested in last week’s protest could see the long white banner outside that spelled their names in red letters: “Maria, Claudia and Adriana.” Dozens of people have been demonstrating outside...

Dream 9 Await Parole Decision

"What’s unclear is whether the nine would be released on parole to their American communities with a notice to appear in court. There also is a chance they could be held in detention until their hearing." - Cindy Carcamo, L.A. Times, Aug. 1, 2013 . "Tucson-based attorney Margo...