Center Spread: The State of U.S. Immigration

There are many reasons people choose or are forced to leave their home countries, including lack of resources, food insecurity, frequent natural disasters caused by climate change, or violence like war and gang violence. They come to the United States with hopes to start a new life with better jobs, opportunities and more safety.

Father Faces Deportation

Since Barack Obama’s election, more undocumented immigrants have been deported than under any other president. Learn about how this family is working to free their father who may be deported to Bangladesh.