Opinion

Donald Trump’s Mexico border wall: Tear it down before it becomes a reality

Opinion: Immigration topic on television makes me wonder

I'm sitting on my couch and the television is on. I'm watching the news and I hear the word immigration. Immigration is something that has always caught my attention. Why? Because my family members are considered immigrants. They came from Guerrero, Mexico to the...

My message: Don’t forget undocumented children

My message: Don’t forget undocumented children

Dear future president, As you enter office, I can only imagine how overwhelming it is to take on such a job, but please don't forget about the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants who also call this country home. I realize it is a crime to be in this country...

My message: Make the American dream more of a reality

My message: Make the American dream more of a reality

Dear future president, I’m a Latino, born and raised in Los Angeles, and I have noticed that undocumented immigrants don't have rights to be part of the United States. Just because they are immigrants doesn’t mean that they shouldn’t be treated equally. Both my...

My message: Make getting a green card easier

My message: Make getting a green card easier

Dear future president, I want the president to care about immigrants because my parents are immigrants, and I don’t want to lose them. Many kids are left without parents or a family members because they were deported. So if you are going to deport someone, make sure...

My message: Improve education for immigrants

My message: Improve education for immigrants

Dear future president, My parents came into this country as immigrants from Mexico but didn’t get many opportunities. My parents had to live with my aunt because they didn’t have a social security number to apply for jobs, apartments, buy cars or drive. They couldn’t...