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In this Aug. 16, 2013 photo, Leah Alvarez joins an immigration reform protest in Miami. Immigration activists are trying to engage U.S. citizens in the immigration reform debate to obtain their support with visits to homes and small business. They are looking to mobilize the community to ask leadership from Republican congressmen at the House of Representatives to approve immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
August 30, 2013 | Blog

Miriam Yeung reflects on the involvement of women in the fight to push for fair policies for all immigrants. Continue reading

Voters cast their Election Day ballots at Harrison High School in Harrison, Mont. November 2012. (AP Photo/Janie Osborne)
November 7, 2012 | Blog

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A man hands out signs at a rally on the campus of Los Angeles City College in support of California ballot Proposition 30. October 2012. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
October 26, 2012

Take a closer look at hot-button initiatives Americans will be voting for or against on November 6. Continue reading

Volunteers for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign Carissa Valdez and Vanessa Trujillo as they leave campaign headquarters to register new voters in a heavily Latino neighborhood shopping plaza in Phoenix. June 2012. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
October 5, 2012 | Q&A

With more Latinos expected to vote this year than ever before, pollster Sylvia Manzano explains what might drive their decisions. Continue reading

Jose Antonio Vargas at a Romney campaign event in Iowa. Vargas, who had reported on Romney's 2008 campaign, was asked to leave because he didn't have press credentials.
May 4, 2012 | Q&A

Jose Antonio Vargas describes how his life in and out of hiding redefined what it means to be American. Continue reading