The victims, most hailing from Mexico and Guatemala, paid smugglers thousands of dollars to travel north from the Mexican border to San Antonio.
A memorial service quickly turned political amid a rancorous statewide debate over Senate Bill 4, the so-called “sanctuary cities” bill.
Quakers believe that all people have attributes of God within themselves with which they can connect, if they become attentive enough.
In nearly every way you can describe a neighborhood the 55 square miles that make up District 8 could be one of the most diverse areas of San Antonio.
In a budget discussion, Saldaña asked the City manager and staff to look for funding to provide legal defense for immigrants and refugees.
After being released and living through the threat of deportation, Romero has found courage and pledges to be a voice for others in similar situations.
A local student protected by DACA was arrested and threatened with deportation by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials Wednesday.
Father and son were reunited after their worst fears were realized: the threat of deportation for a son who believed he was protected by DACA.
President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to undo the tenuous legal protections of more than 740,000 DREAMers, many of them San Antonians.
City leaders met with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement representatives Saturday to address the lack of coordination involving the family releases.