Three members of Congress from Pennsylvania are among those who have spoken out against Trump’s tweet telling four Congresswomen of color to "go back to the places from which they came."
On Independence Day, Jewish activists and allies in Philly protested against the government's treatment of undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers in detention centers.
In Philadelphia, on July 4, Jewish activists will say "Never Again," joining a national movement to end immigrant detention sparked by a June 30 protest in New Jersey.
The American Jewish Committee brought together the two communities at an annual award dinner to discuss issues such as immigration reform and anti-Semitism.
El 11 de junio, AL DÍA habló con nuevos estadounidenses en una ceremonia de naturalización para conocer sus triunfos y desafíos en el proceso.
The naturalization process is individualized and often difficult. On June 11, AL DÍA spoke with a few New Americans to learn about their triumphs and challenges in the process.
On June 11, as part of Immigrant Heritage Month, 51 new Americans were sworn in as citizens at the naturalization ceremony held at the Free Library of Philadelphia.
On June 3, the city kicked off National Immigrant Heritage Month with an interactive art installation, “I Love Philly,” to showcase where immigrants and their families are from.
From festivals to community conversations, Philadelphia celebrates immigrants and New Americans this June.
In an interview with AL DÍA on Monday afternoon, Congressman Boyle explained why he condemns Trump’s "racist" tweets, and how his immigrant background made him who he is today.
El 4 de julio, activistas judíos dirán “Nunca más” en Filadelfia, uniéndose al movimiento nacional para poner fin a la detención de inmigrantes.
Desde festivales hasta conversaciones comunitarias, Filadelfia celebra a los inmigrantes y nuevos estadounidenses en este mes de junio.