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August 5, 2013
What we missed is a weekly section in which we introduce some of the important immigration-related stories that caught our eyes this week.
August 2, 2013
In late 2013, Atlas’ youth will be launching Undocu-View: a literary magazine by and for immigrant youth. The young members of Atlas: DIY are collaborating on this project together to create a magazine devoted to the issues of immigrant youth.
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July 29, 2013
While Congress plays the political cha-cha (not to be confused with the actual cha-cha, which is fun and constructive), a few immigration-related stories caught our eye this week that we wanted to share: What We Missed: 1) Rep. King's hateful...
July 25, 2013
‘This is the 21st century,’ you might say, ‘We should be passed the whole race thing.’ How can we be racist if our president is black and many of our leaders – both on the state and national level – are minorities?
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July 22, 2013
First of all, we're proud New Yorkers today: the city plans to invest $18 million in helping DACA applicants find jobs. Read More!
July 5, 2013
One of the many concerns we've heard from potential deferred action applicants is the cost. We understand the concern: at $465 per applicant, a family with 2 to 3 candidates faces a hefty barrier to entry to take advantage of deferred action. This is why we are so excited to hear of this initiative and are looking to work with... Read More!
June 25, 2013
New Jersey lawmakers voted yesterday to approve a tuition bill that will allow undocumented immigrant youth to take advantage of in-state tuition discounts in the state's universities... Read More!
June 20, 2013
According to a USCIS report released this month, 365,237 of the nearly 540,000 (!) deferred action applicants have been approved!
June 19, 2013
7eleven, your slurpees taste soo good, but are they filled with hate?

Nine 7eleven chain store owners and managers across Virginia and New York were arrested and charged Monday for making millions of dollars... Read more!
June 11, 2013
Veronica Flores, self described "queer immigrant writer, activist, and artist," and Marco Galavis, were arrested today ourside Governor Cuomo's office today as part of a protest to draw attention to the need for a state-level Dream Act.

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