In Arizona, Immigrant Deaths Hit Record High
Immigration / Nation

In Arizona, Immigrant Deaths Hit Record High

Although illegal immigration is down, a record number of dead bodies were found in the Arizona desert over the past year. Continue reading

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Thousands Take the Streets of Chicago Protesting for Immigration Reform
Immigration / Nation

Thousands Take the Streets of Chicago Protesting for Immigration Reform

If you were to have attended last Saturday’s march that flooded the streets of Chicago, you would have heard the shouts of more than 40 DePaul students yelling, “si se puede.”  Their voices joined over 20,000 others in a march that protesting against the new Arizona law. “This march is going to let everyone know … Continue reading

Immigration Law Reaches Across the Country
Immigration / Nation

Immigration Law Reaches Across the Country

Gina Leal said she considers herself lucky. Born in Mexico City, Leal is not only a DePaul sophomore, but also a U.S. citizen. However, while Leal studies anthropology and Latino studies, 90 percent of her family remains in Mexico. While the new immigration law SB1070 applies only in the state of Arizona, it has had rippling affects to the students of DePaul University, including Leal. Continue reading