ACLU Charges That Undocumented, Special Needs 10-Year-Old Is Being Held in Inhumane Conditions

The ACLU is preparing to sue for the release of Rosa Maria Hernandez, the undocumented 10-year-old with cerebral palsy who was taken into federal custody after surgery last week. In a letter dated Monday and addressed to the head of the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), the ACLU said that Hernandez is being held…

The Old Man Who Calls Border Patrol on Immigrants, and the Teen Girl Who Asked Him Why

A couple of years ago I was sitting on my front porch with my family, when suddenly we saw several Jeeps painted in camouflage rumbling down the street. They were driven by men dressed in black and camouflage. We are all Latinos around here, but the men weren’t. They were much lighter skinned, and some even had blonde…