An expert on helping parents navigate the asylum process describes what she's seeing on the ground.
Clashing decisions by federal judges could allow Trump to deport 700,000 undocumented immigrants protected by the program.
The move comes as immigrant apprehensions climb to levels not seen since the end of the Obama administration.
A ruling allows a woman featured on our site, who was reunited with her son after months of separation, to sue federal government to stop the practice.
They had entered the U.S. illegally, seeking asylum from an abusive home, and were completely unaware they would be separated.
Last weekend, border agents turned away legal asylum-seekers on the U.S.-Mexico border. In a ‘Texas Monthly Reporter’ podcast, reporter Robert Moore discusses this tactic and its effect on those being turned away.
Federal law allows immigrants to step into United States and claim asylum; agents are physically preventing them from doing so.
When Given Kachepa first arrived from Zambia as a young boy, he expected to sing in a choir and gain an education. Instead he was forced into servitude.
"Educated women, professional women—we need you up there, changing the world for the benefit of all of us down here. You can love your family and be there for them all you want, but hire a domestic worker. Don’t give up your career."
The policy shift means that parents will be separated from their children if caught while crossing borders illegally.
In the podcast, narrated by ProPublica’s Ginger Thompson, survivors and DEA agents explain living in a town controlled by drug traffickers.
President Obama may be gone, but he’s not forgotten in the politics of Attorney General Ken Paxton.
The attorney general told a congressional committee he was deferring to its concerns about stopping funding.
The film captures the lives of three student-athletes in El Paso and the dual nature of the U.S.–Mexico border.
At the same time, a majority of Texans polled oppose the idea of building a border wall.
As Texas moves to send the National Guard to the border, Mexico moves to new business markets.
National Guard troops are once again heading to the U.S.-Mexico border. So what?
Presidents Obama and Bush, as well as former Texas governor Rick Perry, made the same decision several times before.
The omnibus bill allocates money toward border wall construction along 33 miles in the Rio Grande Valley.
Immigrant advocates are concerned about the directive, which reverses an Obama-era policy.
With at least a dozen states suing over a Trump administration decision to ask people their citizenship status in the next census, we separate facts from myths
A three-judge panel of the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Texas cities are unlikely to win constitutional challenge to the law.
When technology is developed by biased sources, it disproportionately harms immigrant communities.
Senator Ted Cruz told the Senate that Republicans did not campaign to grant amnesty to undocumented immigrants.
Despite some earlier claims, it appears that Rogelio Martinez was not the victim of an attack.
Texas mayors call ICE Director Thomas Homan’s desire to prosecute elected officials ”hogwash” and un-American.
Pedro Villalobos is a star prosecutor. Gerardo De Loera is a musician. Joseph Ramirez is a tech entrepreneur. They’re young, they’re smart, they make America great. They’re also undocumented. And now, they face being sent back to a place they’ve never called home.
Access to representation can make an immigrant twelve times less likely to be deported, according to a similar program in a New York City courtroom.
The federal government argued that an undocumented minor did not have the right to abortion while in federal custody.
The AfD gained significant power in Sunday’s election, thanks in part to a Texas company’s hate-mongering digital campaign.
Domésticas Unidas is leading the charge against the sanctuary city bill in San Antonio.
We talked to the professor who has spent his life researching undocumented youth.
The law’s long legal journey is likely still beginning, but the sanctuary city law's opponents can mark this one down as a win.
ICE and CBP’s decision to continue activities during the hurricane have advocates worried for undocumented immigrants.
A small Texas border town defies a crackdown on immigration.
Two books from Texas authors chronicle the investigation of a Zeta commander who laundered millions of dollars in drug profits through the intense world of American quarter-horse racing.
Governor controls the spotlight as he signs a sanctuary city ban into law.