Our undocumented neighbors, co-workers and friends are taking a brave step out of the shadows to change the way we think about immigration.
While the numbers of unsupervised youth crossing the border from Mexico and Central America has begun to wane in recent weeks, the challenges faced by those awaiting their fates in holding facilities along the border are still very real.
Yesterday morning, Mayor Ed Murray announced $680,000 of new proposed investments to support Seattle’s immigrant and refugee communities, which now make up every one in five city residents.
For the first time this year, the majority of kids enrolled in American public schools will be minorities. Some local school districts are ready.
Preparations are underway for local organizations to provide support for the 600 minors who may arrive in Washington in coming weeks.