undocumented immigration http://kalw.org en Young immigrants torn between their future and their families http://kalw.org/post/young-immigrants-torn-between-their-future-and-their-families <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tucked away in the student center at University of California Berkeley, the </span><a href="http://undocu.berkeley.edu/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Undocumented Student Program</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is designed to be a national model. It makes college possible for students without legal status.</span></p><p> Thu, 02 May 2013 01:13:38 +0000 Luis Flores 26540 at http://kalw.org Young immigrants torn between their future and their families Today on Your Call: What Does A Comprehensive Immigration Policy Look Like? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-does-comprehensive-immigration-policy-look <p>On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about renewed calls for a Comprehensive immigration policy. What’s possible for immigration reform now? Both Republicans and Democrats talk about a “path to citizenship." Join us live tat 10 or leave your comment here. What kind of bill do you think would create a more just economy and society?&nbsp; And who can make it happen?&nbsp; It’s your Call, with Holly Kernan and you.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p><p>Anoop Prasad, an immigration staff attorney at the Asian Law Caucus</p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 15:58:36 +0000 Malihe Razazan 19906 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What Does A Comprehensive Immigration Policy Look Like? California may choose "trust" over Secure Communities program http://kalw.org/post/california-may-choose-trust-over-secure-communities-program <p>It&rsquo;s been a busy season for immigration issues. In June, President Obama announced that <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVzzGZfZXqw">he would halt the deportations of undocumented immigrants</a> who came to the United States as minors. A week and a half later, the Supreme Court struck down most of Arizona&rsquo;s controversial immigration law, SB 1070.</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 00:58:22 +0000 Mariel Waloff 14739 at http://kalw.org California may choose "trust" over Secure Communities program Secure Communities and the federal deportation program http://kalw.org/post/secure-communities-and-federal-deportation-program <p>Here in the Bay Area, we&rsquo;ve seen the immigration debate manifest itself mostly in a controversy over the federal immigration program Secure Communities. The program requires local jails to share fingerprints of everyone they arrest with immigration enforcement officials. KALW&rsquo;s Rina Palta sat down with the&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">California Immigrant Policy Center&#39;s</span>&nbsp;Jon Rodney to talk about how things are going.</p> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 23:05:35 +0000 Rina Palta 9572 at http://kalw.org Secure Communities and the federal deportation program Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Tuesday, April 24, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-afternoon-edition-tuesday-april-24-2012 <p>(SF Chronicle) // One of California&#39;s oldest companies, Wells Fargo, is hosting a shareholders meeting, today, along with hundreds of <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/04/24/MN881O8BCL.DTL&amp;feed=rss.bayarea%3f">Occupy protesters</a>. Several demonstrators chained themselves together, and at least three who gained access to the closed-door meeting were escorted out...</p> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 21:06:27 +0000 Emily Gadek 9567 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Tuesday, April 24, 2012