Immigrant workers play key roles in local economies and merit investment

Are immigrants getting the skills they need to advance their careers, unlock better wages, and meet employer demand?

Years of tightening immigration enforcement paved the way to “zero tolerance”

Immigrant families who cross the border are now targeted by federal criminal law, rather than the civil immigration system.

Rapid response philanthropy can help multiple organizations support families at the border

Community foundations are well suited to receive large influxes of capital to then distribute to diverse organizations.

ICE worksite raids are back. Here’s what we know about them

Last month, Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 97 immigrants at a meat processing plant in Bean Station, TN.

The debate versus the reality of refugees in the US

Policy conversations should be informed by the real experiences of refugees in communities across the country.

Justifications for slashing family-based visas are not supported by evidence

Immigration reform should be based on evidence and an appreciation for immigrants’ contributions to the country.

Exploring the costs and benefits of immigrants through a local lens

Working on a recent podcast episode gave Urban researchers the opportunity to delve into the nuances of one community.

Who are the active DACA beneficiaries, and where do they live?

Recently released data sheds light on the demographic characteristics and geographic distribution of DACA beneficiaries.

Latinx immigrant crime victims fear seeking help

Latinx immigrants are more likely to be victims of certain crimes compared with nonimmigrants, but they face barriers accessing victim services.