By Sara Drumm on October 8th, 2012 | Last updated: October 9, 2012 at 10:55 am
Victor Yengle, once an “undocumented immigrant” himself, devotes his spare time to helping others who feel the alienation of being labeled “illegal” in the country they know as home.
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By Wade Millward on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: October 3, 2012 at 10:28 am
FBI offers $50,000 reward for terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, alleged co-conspirator with Tarek Mehanna – The FBI is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the capture of terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, who once lived in Mansfield, Mass., and […]
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By Ethan Magoc on September 21st, 2012 | Last updated: September 25, 2012 at 11:55 am
Last of 33,000 Surge Troops Leave Afghanistan – ABC News – Two years after the surge was ordered by President Barack Obama, the last of the troops sent to Afghanistan have been withdrawn, though 68,000 troops remain. ABC News Census […]
People continue to argue about just what is the correct title for immigrants who reside in the United States with no documentation. The term “illegal immigrant” is offensive to some. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports on how this term puts a negative label on certain […]
By WUFT News on July 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:57 pm
The immigration issue has been a contentious one, especially as political seasons heat up. One outgrowth, what do we call people at the center of the issue? CNN has published a story on its web site discussing the controversy over calling […]
Earlier today the Secretary of Homeland Security and the President announced that they will stop deporting the children of undocumented immigrants and begin giving work permits to younger people who came to the U.S. as children. This decision will affect as many as 800,000 […]
By WUFT News on March 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:38 pm
A campaign seeks to change the University of Florida’s application process for undocumented students. Others in the community object.