• Crueldad Bajo la Lupa

    La ley otorga a todos los gobiernos la prerrogativa de diseñar e implementar sus políticas migratorias para custodiar la integridad territorial, así como para salvaguardar el bienestar y la seguridad ciudadana, pero esa autoridad no es un cheque en blanco: existen estándares absolutos de derechos humanos para guiar que...
  • Cruelty Under the Magnifying Glass

    The law gives all governments the prerogative to design and implement their migration policies to guard territorial integrity, as well as to safeguard the well-being and citizen security, but that authority is not a blank check: there are absolute human rights standards for guide those decisions to be humanitarian,...
  • HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH IS HERE

    The idea for National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15, was proposed as a way to promote, recognize and place in context the rich history, vibrant diverse inclusive culture and many contributions of Hispanic-Latino Americans. These people, their Spanish language plus indigenous languages (Aztec, Mixtec, Toltec, Mayan,...
  • THE IMPORTANCE OF MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS

    My daughter Mary suggested that this nation needed to discuss mental health during this month of September which happens to be Mental Health Awareness Month. Closely coupled with mental health is the fact that suicide prevention is the second leading cause of death amongst youthful folks, ages 10 to...
  • Maltrato a migrantes enfermos y discapacitados

    Una demanda generalizada interpuesta por el Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), por organizaciones de defensa de migrantes, así como por 15 personas afectadas, arroja más luz sobre el lamentable estado de los 158 centros de detención migratoria de los Estados Unidos, que diariamente pueden tener recluidos a más de...
  • New DHS Rule Threatens Access to Green Cards for Immigrants Using Some Public Programs

    Ethnic Media Services ENGLISH The Trump administration on August 12 finalized a rule which creates additional hurdles for those who’ve waited years to legally stay in the United States. This “public charge” rule expands the list of public programs the government will consider in deciding some immigration applications. The...
  • TRAITS WHICH DEFINE RACISM

    The word RACISM is being used today very openly by many individuals. In the past, one used it amongst close friends. Racism is closely characterized by bias, prejudice, and bigotry. America, as a nation, is committed to the ideal that each individual merits due process which results in equal...
  • PALABRAS MORTALES

    En mayo pasado, cuando un simpatizante de Donald Trump sugirió en uno de los eventos políticos del presidente en Florida, disparar contra los inmigrantes de las caravanas centroamericanas, el presidente estadounidense en lugar de condenar el comentario, lo coronó con una broma colectiva: “Uno sólo puede salir con eso...
  • Política migratoria de Trump: ¿una crisis artificial?

    SAN DIEGO – Observadores cercanos de la frontera entre California y México afirman que la administración Trump está manipulando la política migratoria para crear una crisis, con resultados trágicos. Fernando García, director ejecutivo de la Red Fronteriza de Derechos Humanos, ha estado cerca de los problemas durante 20 años...

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