Awaiting Obama’s Executive Action, SF Wants to Be ‘Out in Front’

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Nov 19, 2014

Cities like San Francisco are preparing to coordinate strategies to deal with an anticipated “surge” in families who will want to take advantage of administrative relief.




Poll Finds Optimism, Economic Gender Gap in Latino Families

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Nov 14, 2014

A new poll on the state of Latino families finds that when faced with tough economic times, Latina women are more economically vulnerable than Latino men.




How Citizenship Changed My Life - From College to the Ballot Box

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Sep 12, 2014

In celebration of Citizenship Day on Sept. 17, new Americans describe how their lives changed after they became U.S. citizens.




Obama Announces Unilateral Action on Immigration

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Jun 30, 2014

Obama is directing Homeland Security to move resources to the border and identify other actions he can take without Congress.




Cantor's Defeat Could Put Immigration Reform in Obama's Court

New America Media, News Analysis, Elena Shore, Posted: Jun 12, 2014

Eric Cantor's defeat may not have been about immigration reform at all, but it could impact what the House GOP decides to do.




Campaña de Ciudadanía se Intensifica en Detroit

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Feb 26, 2014

La Campaña de Nuevos Americanos de Detroit es una coalición de seis agencias locales que ofrecen asistencia gratuita para ayudar a las personas con permiso de residencia como ella solicitar la ciudadanía.




San Jose少數族裔媒體探討公民資格障礙

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Jan 30, 2014

全美國有超過800萬移民擁有綠卡,符合成為美國公民的條件。




El miedo, idioma y el dinero - los medios étnicos de San José abordan las barreras a la ciudadanía

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Jan 24, 2014

Ocho millones de inmigrantes son elegibles para la ciudadanía. Sin embargo, sólo el 8 por ciento de ellos se convierten en ciudadanos cada año.




Fear, Language and Money -- San Jose Ethnic Media Tackle Barriers to Citizenship

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Jan 23, 2014

More than 8 million immigrants in the U.S. have green cards and are eligible for U.S. citizenship. Yet only 8 percent become citizens each year.




Common Cause Unites Women, LGBT and Immigrant Rights Leaders

New America Media, Video, Elena Shore, Posted: Nov 25, 2013

Activists and advocates came together in Houston to discuss the intersections of their respective movements.