Judge Ends Rapid Border Expulsions Under Title 42
A federal judge today ordered the Biden administration to stop deporting families using a public health policy implemented under former President Donald Trump at the start of the global pandemic.
Sept. 16, 2021
Groups Ask U.S. To Consider Extreme Heat In Border Policies
Human rights groups are calling on the Biden administration to consider the effects that climate change-fueled heat has on migrants when designing the government's border policies.
Sep. 16, 2021
Congressional Democrats Push To Include DACA In Budget Package
This week, the U.S. Senate parliamentarian is deliberating on whether to allow a sweeping immigration reform measure into the $3.5 trillion reconciliation package. It could give some 8 million undocumented immigrants a pathway to legal status.
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Sep. 15, 2021
Yaqui Community Protests 2 Months After 10 Men Went Missing
About 50 people in a Yaqui town in southern Sonora protested Monday to draw attention to the disappearances of 10 men from the community.
Sept. 14, 2021
Mexico Wraps Up Border Vaccination Campaign
Mexico says it’s finished vaccinating adults 18 and older in cities along the border with the United States. Leaders hope that will lead to a full reopening of the U.S.-Mexico border.
Sept. 14, 2021
USMCA Asks Mexico To Respond To Concerns Over Vaquita Marina
A commission of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement is calling on Mexico to respond to allegations that it hasn’t adequately protected a critically endangered porpoise in the Sea of Cortez.
Sept. 14, 2021
The Future Of DACA May Depend On Congress
As lawmakers return to Washington this week, they’re also being confronted by the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program. Following a federal judge's ruling against DACA, Congressional Democrats have sent a bill along to the Senate.
Sept. 14, 2021
COVID-19 Cases In Sonora Decreasing After 3rd Wave
Neighboring Sonora, Mexico, may finally be at the tail end of what’s been called its third wave of COVID-19 as cases steadily fall.
Sept. 13, 2021