More Mexicans Are Migrating to the U.S. After a Decade-Long Drop

The death of at least 53 migrants in Texas, more than half of whom were from Mexico, is testing U.S. efforts to enlist Mexico in deterring migration.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #economic-conditions-and-trends, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #labor-and-jobs, #mexican-americans, #mexico, #politics-and-government, #san-antonio-tex, #texas, #united-states, #veracruz-mexico

Supreme Court Sides With Biden’s Efforts to End ‘Remain in Mexico’ Program

The program, adopted during the Trump administration, requires some migrants to wait in Mexico while their cases are heard.

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Truck Carrying Dead Migrants Passed Through U.S. Checkpoint

Border Patrol officials say truck traffic is too voluminous to check every vehicle at the dozens of immigration checkpoints on roadways near the border.

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At Least 46 Migrants Found Dead in San Antonio

At least 16 others from the tractor-trailer in San Antonio, including some children, were taken to hospitals. Three people were in custody, officials said.

#deaths-fatalities, #heat-and-heat-waves, #illegal-immigration, #san-antonio-tex, #smuggling

Gov. Abbott Has Made Immigration Central to His Re-Election Campaign

The governor has boasted of his tough stance against migrants, but his policies have failed to slow the number of people crossing the border.

#illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #san-antonio-tex, #united-states

These Are Some of the Deadliest Instances of Migrant Deaths on the Southern Border

The journey north for migrants crossing into the U.S. from Mexico is typically dangerous, and sometimes fatal. In recent years, dozens of migrants have died in crashes while traveling north.

#illegal-immigration, #san-antonio-tex, #smuggling

Growing Up in the Shadow of DACA

A generation of young people, still without a pathway to citizenship, tentatively plans for a future that remains uncertain.

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Agents Are Blocked From Using Discretion in Deportation Arrests

The Biden administration had instructed ICE agents to focus on immigrants who were considered a threat. But a judge’s order means millions more could now be targeted for deportation.

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‘Ghost Flights’? The Facts Behind Transporting Migrant Children

Government flights carrying undocumented children from the border to federally licensed shelters around the country are being criticized by conservative politicians in an election year.

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How Houston Is Overhauling Homelessness and More: The Week in Narrated Articles

Five articles from around The Times, narrated just for you.

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A Decade After DACA, the Rise of a New Generation of Undocumented Students

A vast majority of undocumented teenagers are graduating high school this year without protection from deportation and the ability to legally work.

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The Scene at the Border

We break down why border crossings are so high and who’s trying to come to the U.S.

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A Caravan of Migrants Is Heading Toward the U.S. Border

Some 6,000 migrants, many of them from Venezuela, set off from southern Mexico last week as leaders from across the Americas met in Los Angeles to discuss issues including migration.

#human-rights-and-human-rights-violations, #human-rights-watch, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #mexico, #politics-and-government, #venezuela

Biden to Host Latin American Leaders at Summit in Los Angeles

The president is already the subject of a boycott by some of the region’s most important heads of state, and his agenda is being met with deep skepticism.

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Illegal Immigration Is Down, Changing the Face of California Farms

Farmers are turning to workers on seasonal visas and mechanizing what they can. Many labor-intensive crops are shifting south of the border.

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In Texas, a Proxy Fight Over Democrats’ Stance on Immigration

A runoff election in heavily Hispanic South Texas is revealing the party’s divisions on border issues.

#cisneros-jessica, #cuellar-henry, #democratic-party, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #laredo-tex, #midterm-elections-2022

Thousands of Migrants Have Been Waiting for Months to Enter U.S.

People from around the world have been lingering on the border, awaiting the end of pandemic restrictions. Their fate remains one of the Biden administration’s biggest challenges on immigration.

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4 Who Helped Catch Subway Attack Suspect Now Need Help Themselves

They aided investigators after the worst subway attack in decades. Will that be enough to persuade immigration authorities to give them visas or asylum?

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Republicans Wrongly Tie Biden Immigration Policies to Baby Formula Shortage

A lawsuit settlement requires the federal government to provide water and food, including formula, to detained migrant children.

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Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas May Challenge Schooling of Migrant Children

Gov. Greg Abbott may target a 1982 Supreme Court ruling that requires schools to educate undocumented children. Some conservatives see an opening for a fresh look at old precedents.

#abbott-gregory-w-1957, #bilingual-education, #education-k-12, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #texas

Cuban Migrants Arrive to U.S. in Record Numbers, on Foot, Not by Boat

Political repression and escalating economic difficulties on the island, along with a new visa-free travel policy in Nicaragua, are some of the factors driving the change.

#cuba, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #ortega-daniel, #politics-and-government, #united-states-international-relations

Biden Received Early Warnings That Immigration and Inflation Could Erode His Support

Confidential polling data obtained by The New York Times underscores the biggest challenges for President Biden and his party as they face the prospect of losing power to Republicans on Capitol Hill.

#biden-joseph-r-jr, #democratic-party, #illegal-immigration, #polls-and-public-opinion, #united-states-economy, #united-states-politics-and-government

How Tucker Carlson Reshaped Fox News — and Became Trump’s Heir

As the host turned a civil war at Fox to his advantage, he found himself at the forefront of the nativist forces transforming conservative politics.

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How Tucker Carlson Stoked White Fear to Conquer Cable

A string of setbacks made the pundit flee television, the Republican establishment and even his home. He re-emerged with what may be the most racist, and successful, show in the history of cable news.

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G.O.P. Concocts New Threat: Vote Fraud by Undocumented Immigrants

Far from the U.S.-Mexico border, Ohio’s Senate primary shows how the Republican obsession with the fiction of a stolen election has spawned a new cause for fear of illegal immigration.

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G.O.P. Concocts New Threat: Voter Fraud by Undocumented Immigrants

Far from the U.S.-Mexico border, Ohio’s Senate primary shows how the Republican obsession with the fiction of a stolen election has spawned a new cause for fear of illegal immigration.

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French Lessons for the Biden Administration

Macron’s victory is a reminder to Democrats to find the center on immigration.

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Texas’ Busing of Migrants to D.C. Isn’t Having Abbott’s Intended Effect Yet

The plan, meant to rattle President Biden, fits into his strategy for addressing record numbers of border crossings. The migrants said they were grateful for the chartered bus ride.

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Biden Must Halt Any Resumption of Pre-Covid Border Policy, Judge Says

Under a public health rule known as Title 42, thousands of migrants have been expelled at the border. A federal judge is halting efforts to begin lifting the policy, due to end on May 23.

#asylum-right-of, #centers-for-disease-control-and-prevention, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #suits-and-litigation-civil, #united-states, #united-states-politics-and-government

American Voters Haven’t Been Afraid Like This in a Long Time

Crime, inflation, Russia’s war in Ukraine and immigration are driving voter dissatisfaction ahead of the midterms

#biden-joseph-r-jr, #clinton-bill, #illegal-immigration, #polls-and-public-opinion, #presidential-election-of-2024, #putin-vladimir-v, #russian-invasion-of-ukraine-2022, #united-states-politics-and-government

Inside Le Pen Territory as France Votes in a Runoff Election

Whatever happens in the runoff election on Sunday, France has changed, and the winner may face a turbulent season.

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G.O.P. Memo Shows Plan to Attack Democrats on Immigration

A document prepared by Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio shows how Republicans plan to weaponize the issue of immigration as part of their midterm campaign strategy.

#biden-joseph-r-jr, #homeland-security-department, #house-committee-on-the-judiciary, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #jordan-jim-1964, #law-and-legislation, #mayorkas-alejandro, #trump-donald-j, #united-states-politics-and-government

Is Biden’s Immigration Reform Too Little Too Late?

How much of the blame does he deserve, and how much more can he do?

#asylum-right-of, #biden-joseph-r-jr, #debatable, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #immigration-detention, #mexico, #united-states-politics-and-government

Republicans Say, ‘Let Them Eat Hate’

Don’t think culture war; think pogroms.

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Repeals Immigration Order

Gov. Greg Abbott said he would reissue the policy, under which all commercial vehicles arriving at the border were inspected, if illegal crossings into Texas increased.

#abbott-gregory-w-1957, #customs-and-border-protection-us, #illegal-immigration, #mexico, #nuevo-leon-mexico, #tamaulipas-mexico, #united-states-politics-and-government

In a Georgia Mill Town, Soccer Presents a New Opportunity

Dalton, Ga., has not always welcomed the Mexican immigrants who came to work in its carpet mills. But the community is united behind its powerhouse high school soccer teams.

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Texas Governor Offers Deal to End Snarled Traffic at Border

Gov. Greg Abbott said the state police would no longer inspect all trucks coming from one Mexican state after officials there agreed to increase border security.

#abbott-gregory-w-1957, #customs-and-border-protection-us, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #laredo-tex, #nuevo-leon-mexico, #texas

As Texas Snarls Traffic at Border, Mexican Truckers Form Blockade

New safety inspections are part of Gov. Greg Abbott’s effort to crack down on border smuggling. But industry groups say it is stifling trade.

#abbott-gregory-w-1957, #delays-transportation, #demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #mexico, #pharr-tex, #texas, #trucks-and-trucking

Is Trump the Democrats’ Secret Weapon?

There are days when it certainly seems that way.

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How Infighting Over the Border Divided the Biden White House

The Biden administration has furiously debated how — and whether — to unravel Trump-era immigration policies.

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Emmanuel Macron Is Playing a Dangerous Game

How Emmanuel Macron absorbed the poltical views of his opponents

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How Marine Le Pen Threatens to Upend French Elections

The far-right presidential candidate has opened up about her personal life and tweaked her policies to gain sympathy and credibility among more mainstream voters.

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Texas Governor Targets Migrants in Anticipation of Influx at Border

The end of a pandemic-related federal policy is expected to lead to a surge in immigration. Gov. Greg Abbott said he would send migrants who volunteered to the steps of the U.S. Capitol.

#abbott-gregory-w-1957, #border-patrol-us, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #texas

Coronavirus Response Bill Stalls Amid Dispute Over Immigration Policy

Republicans blocked a move to bring up a $10 billion Covid response package after Democrats refused to consider amendments, including one to keep in place pandemic-era immigration curbs.

#asylum-right-of, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #democratic-party, #illegal-immigration, #republican-party, #senate, #united-states-politics-and-government

ICE Lawyers Directed to Clear Low-Priority Immigration Cases

The effort could significantly reduce a backlog of asylum and deportation cases as the Biden administration anticipates a huge surge of migrants crossing the border.

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C.D.C. Confirms It Will Lift Public Health Order Restricting Immigration

The agency cited “current public health conditions and an increased availability of tools to fight Covid-19” as grounds for returning in late May to prepandemic policies for admitting migrants.

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C.D.C. to Lift Order Restricting Immigration During the Pandemic

The change is to take effect in late May, according to people familiar with the planning, and should restore the right of migrants to request asylum once they cross the border into the United States.

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Homeland Security Is Making Plans to Handle a Record Surge of Migrants

Officials are bracing for the number of interceptions at the border to rise much higher if a public health order that has limited immigration during the pandemic is lifted.

#asylum-right-of, #biden-joseph-r-jr, #centers-for-disease-control-and-prevention, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #homeland-security-department, #illegal-immigration, #immigration-and-emigration, #united-states-politics-and-government

Biden to Ask Congress for 9,000 Fewer Immigration Detention Beds

The administration plans to seek funding for 25,000 beds, down from the 34,000 beds that are currently funded. It also severed a contract with a detention facility in Alabama.

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A Florida Immigration Fight Divides Cubans Who Arrived as Children

A rare public rift engulfed the beneficiaries of Operation Pedro Pan after the Miami archbishop compared them to today’s unaccompanied minors.

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