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Searching for Immigrant Data in an Unequal Society

February 13, 2019 - 12:38
Last September, the USC Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration (CSII) was privileged to co-host a campus event with USC’s Visions and Voices program.

Paths to Citizenship Webinar Recap

January 31, 2019 - 12:07
    January 22 Webinar Recap In partnership with the New Americans Campaign, CSII presented a webinar on January 22nd, 2019 to release our Paths to Citizenship report and offer a live demonstration of CSII's new interactive data maps.

Prof. Tomás Jiménez on "The Other Side of Assimilation"

January 9, 2019 - 16:59
The following is a transcript of a conversation taking place in the fall of 2018 which has been lightly edited for clarity.   Jody Aguis Vallejo: In your recent book, The Other Side of Assimilation, you argue that examining immigrants and their descendants only tells one side of how the process of integration unfolds.

Who is Detained and What are the Outcomes? Six Facts on the Landscape of Immigration Detention in the United States

December 18, 2018 - 12:09
    In 2018, ICE deported more than eighty Mauritanians, while many others remain detained, awaiting a verdict that will determine whether they will be sent to a country that, to this day, practices modern day slavery.

The Unexpected Paths to Migrant Women’s Empowerment

November 26, 2018 - 18:48
  November 26, 2018  Since President Trump took office, immigrant women have reported household abuse in far lower numbers than they did under President Obama.

Latinos can be an electoral force in 2020

November 8, 2018 - 12:27
Leer en español. Latino turnout surged in the midterms, early signs show. There are 27.3 million eligible Latino voters in the United States, according to the Pew Research Center – 12 percent of the electorate.

The President Does Not Have the Power to End Birthright Citizenship

October 31, 2018 - 15:11
October 31, 2018  Earlier this week, President Donald Trump declared that either he or the Congress could end birthright citizenship in the United States: "You can definitely do it with an Act of Congress.