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Jose Antonio Vargas

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas was raised by his grandparents in Mountain View. Vargas has recently revealed that he is an undocumented immigrant. (YouTube / Define American)

Bay Area Journalist, Immigration Activist Jose Antonio Vargas Detained By Border Patrol In Texas

A journalist and immigrant rights advocate with Bay Area ties, who has lived and worked illegally in the U.S. for years, was released after being detained by the Border Patrol in Texas on Tuesday.

07/15/2014

Mark Zuckerberg (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook CEO Publicly Calls For Immigration Reform

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg spoke out publicly for the first time Monday in favor of immigration reform…

08/06/2013

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas was raised by his grandparents in Mountain View. Vargas has recently revealed that he is an undocumented immigrant. (YouTube / Define American)

Journalist Who Grew Up In Bay Area Admits Being Undocumented Worker

A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who grew up in the Bay Area made a startling admission, outing himself as an undocumented worker.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/23/2011