I am going to the border. Here’s why.

It took Donald Trump and the village of enablers around him to create the family separation crisis on the Texas border. But we will be the village to save these children and families. We will not fail them and we will not lose. We will not abandon any of these blessed children. More…

Love without borders

I am proud of our champions for children in New Hampshire, educators who are reaching out to Central American children living temporarily in a Juarez, Mexico orphanage. They believe that all children, no matter where they are from, deserve the opportunity to learn and grow strong. Their love knows no borders. More…

#FamiliesBelongTogether

Immigration issues are complicated.  But some things are simple. Do not punish children for decisions they didn’t make. Do not separate families. Provide a trusted path to citizenship for immigrant Dreamers. More…

Guest Blog: Dreamers Welcome Here

It was September 5 when Donald Trump chose Attorney General Jeff Sessions to announce the end of DACA. A local reporter wanted to know why I, as a teacher, was participating in a protest at the ICE building in Phoenix…   More…

Build schools, not walls

To Vicente Rodriguez, activism comes as naturally as breathing. That’s why wherever he goes, he takes a supply of “Know Your Rights” cards that explain the constitutional protections afforded to the millions of other undocumented immigrants like him. More…