Oakland City Council Approves Measure Encouraging Sanctuary WorkplacesA resolution passed by the Oakland City Council Tuesday night urges employers to refrain from voluntarily working with immigration officials.
Oakland May Call For Employers To Establish Sanctuary WorkplacesThe Oakland City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday night on a resolution calling for sanctuary workplaces for immigrant workers.
U.S. May Separate Children From Parents Crossing Mexico Border IllegallyThe Homeland Security Department is considering separating children from parents caught crossing the Mexican border illegally, Secretary John Kelly said Monday.
Bay Area Grass-Roots Campaign to Improve Health of Nail-Salon Workers Gains SupportA campaign of salon workers, health workers and local officials is gaining national support and recognition from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and others.
Alameda County Approves $750K To Defend Immigrants, RefugeesThe Alameda County Board of Supervisors approved $750,000 in funding for support and defense of immigrant and refugee populations Tuesday.
Travel Ban Suspension Has Immigrants Hustling To Get To U.S.Nobody knows how long the ban will be suspended, so travelers from the affected countries are trying to get to the U.S. as fast as they can.
California May Ban Landlords From Threatening To Call Immigration On Tenants A California lawmaker wants to prevent landlords from threatening to call immigration authorities on tenants.
Google Raises Money For Immigrant Rights Groups Over Trump BanGoogle has created a crisis fund that could raise up to $4 million for four immigrant rights organizations.
San Jose Catholic Churches May Serve As Sanctuaries For Immigrants Under TrumpWe've learned Catholic churches in the Bay Area's biggest city may soon shield immigrants from deportation under the Trump administration.
SF, Cities Across US Creating Funds To Help Immigrants Facing Trump's Proposed DeportationsSan Francisco and major U.S. cities and counties across the country are beefing up legal services for immigrants to help them fight deportation in the wake of Donald Trump's election.
Legal Representation Funding Plan For San Francisco Immigrants Faces OppositionA proposal to fund legal representation for immigrants facing deportation gets opposition from the mayor's office on key provisions.
California Weighs Bills To Protect Immigrants Under TrumpCalifornia lawmakers are planning to introduce bills starting Monday to help protect immigrants from an expected increase in immigration enforcement under President-elect Donald Trump.