Multi-American

How immigrants are redefining 'American' in Southern California

In immigration news: More ICE detainees up for release, Jeb Bush says no to citizenship, how to measure border security, more

Immigrants sit in their housing cell in the women's wing of a detention facility in Eloy, Arizona on July 30, 2010.
Immigrants sit in their housing cell in the women's wing of a detention facility in Eloy, Arizona on July 30, 2010. John Moore/Getty Images

Jeb Bush baffles immigration reform advocates - Washington Post From the story: "Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, long thought to be among the most ardent immigration reform proponents on the right, threw supporters and critics for a loop when Monday when he said on the Today show that any path to citizenship would 'violate the rule of law.' ” 

Department of Homeland Security releases over 2,000 from jails citing budget cuts - Associated Press More immigrants have been released from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention centers following last week's initial release of a few hundred; 3,000 more detainee releases are reportedly planned during March. 

Long border, endless struggle - New York Times Some lawmakers supporting immigration reform want to tie a path to citizenship for the undocumented to border security goals. But just what does a secure border mean, and how is this is security measured? 

Did Israeli doctors try to forcibly sterilize Ethiopian immigrants? - TIME Israel's deputy health minister has called for an investigation into reports that Ethiopian women were given Depo-Provera contraceptive shots without consent." The drug is a contraceptive that is administered via injection once every three months. 

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