March 2012 – NYU Dream Team: On the Economics of a New York DREAM (Fred Sanchez)

January 2012 – L’Orientale: I richiedenti asilo politico ospitati in Campania chiedono aiuto ad esperti di tutela dei migranti (Concetta Carotenuto)

August 2011 – International Business Times: Nouriel ‘Dr. Doom’ Roubini: ‘Karl Marx Was Right’ (Joseph Lazzaro)

August 2011 – Verso: Something has snapped, and it has been a long time coming (Owen Hatherley)

August 2008 – The New York Times: The Nation’s Cruelest Immigration Law

June 2011 – Neiman Watchdog: Museums Take up Civil Rights, Immigration Issues and Their History (Mary C. Curtis)

June 2011 – The New York Times: My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant (Jose Antonio Vargas)

April 2011- National Public Radio: Immigration Issues Test Unity of European Union (Sylvia Poggioli)

April 2011 – New York Daily News: Study estimates that illegal immigrants paid $11.2B in taxes last year, unlike GE, which paid zero (Albert Ruiz)

2011 – Colorlines: Immigration

2011 – David Bacon Stories and Photographs : Immigrants (David Bacon)

September 2010 – International Socialist Review: The preventable rise of Arizona’s SB 1070 (Justin Akers Chacon)

January 2009 – National Public Radio: Immigrants Forced to Margins of Italian Society (Sylvia Poggioli)

January 2007 - Back by Popular Demand: the Ghetto (Lorenzo Tondo)

Fall 2001 – Harvard Educational Review:  Globalization, Immigration, and Education: The Research Agenda (Marcelo Suárez-Orozco)


Beyond Smoke and Mirrors: Mexican Immigration in an Era of Economic Integration (Douglas Massey, Jorge Durand and Nolan Malone)

Birds Of Passage: Migrant Labor And Industrial Societies (Michael Piore)

The Children of NAFTA: Labor Wars on the U.S./Mexico Border (David Bacon)

Cruzar la línea : la migración de México a los Estados Unidos (Jorge A. Bustamante)

Democracy for All: Restoring Immigrant Voting Rights in the U.S. (Ron Hayduk)

God Needs No Passport: Immigrants and the Changing American

Religious Landscape (Peggy Levitt)

Guests and Aliens (Saskia Sassen)

Home Economics: Nationalism and the Making of ‘Migrant Workers’ in Canada (Nandita Sharma)

Illegal People: How Globalization Creates Migration and Criminalizes Immigrants (David Bacon)

Impacts of Border Enforcement on Mexican Migration: The View from Sending Communities (Wayne Cornelius and Jessa M Lewis)

Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America (Politics and Society in Twentieth-Century America) (Mae M. Ngai)

Immigrant America: A Portrait (Alejandro Portes and  Ruben G. Rumbaut)

Immigration and Crime: Race, Ethnicity, and Violence (New Perspectives in Crime, Deviance, and Law (Ramiro Martinez, Jr. and Abel Valenzuela, Jr.)

In the Shadow of Race: Jews, Latinos, and Immigrant Politics in the United States (Victoria Hattam)

Inside the State: The Bracero Program, Immigration, and the I.N.S. (Kitty Calavita)

Jobs and Economic Development in Minority Communities (Paul Ong, Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris)

Legacies: The Story of the Immigrant Second Generation (Alejandro Portes and Ruben G. Rumbaut)

Let Them In: The Case for Open Borders (Jason L. Riley)

The Location of Culture (Homi Bhabha)

Magical Urbanism: Latinos Reinvent the US Big City (Mike Davis)

Mexico and its Diaspora in the United States: Policies of Emigration since 1848 (Alexandra Délano)

A Nation of Immigrants (Susan F. Martin)

Negotiating Identities: States and Immigrants in France and Germany (Riva Kastoryano)

No One Is Illegal (Justin Akers Chacon and Mike Davis)

       .Open Veins of Latin America (Eduardo Galeano)

A People’s History of the United States (Howard Zinn)

Race and American Political Development (Joseph Lowndes, Julie Novkov and Dorian Warren)

Suburban Sweatshops: The Fight for Immigrant Rights (Jennifer Gordon)

Unruly Immigrants: Rights, Activism, and Transnational South Asian

Politics in the United States  (Monisha Das Gupta)

Worker Centers: Organizing Communities at the Edge of the Dream (Janice Fine)



Domestic Workers United: The Domestic Workers Bill of Rights

International Labor Organization: Protecting the rights of migrant workers: A shared responsibility

The International Migrants’ Bill of Rights

New York Dream Act

United Nations: Charter

United Nations: The International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

United Nations: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights


Fact Sheets

ACLU: Immigration Myths and Facts

ACLU: Know Your Rights: What to Do If You’re Stopped By Police, Immigration Agents or the FBI

MFY Legal Services: Guías Informativas en Español

MFY Legal Services: Quick Index of Fact Sheets

Partnership for a New American Economy: Fact Sheets on Immigration

NYSYLC: In-State Tuition In New York for Undocumented Students

United Nations: Urban Indigenous Peoples and Migration



The American Immigration Council

American Civil Liberties Union

American Friends Service Committee

Amnesty International – Refugee and Migrant Rights

Arab American Association of New York

Border Angels

The Center for Comparative Immigration Studies at the University of California, San Diego

The Centre for Studies in International Relations

Coalition of Immokalee Workers

El Colegio de la Frontera Norte

The Community Education Center

Corona Youth Music Project (El Sistema)

December 18

Define American

The Detention Watch Network

Dream Activist

Florida Immigrant Coalition

Human Rights Watch

Immigration Equality – LGBT Immigrants

Immigration Policy Center

International Exchange Center

International Organization for Migration

Make the Road

Mayor Bloomberg’s Office of Immigrant Affairs

The Migration Policy Institute

The MinKwon Center

MFY Legal Services

The National Council of La Raza

National Immigrant Youth Alliance

National Immigration Forum

National Immigration Lawyer Center

National Immigrant Youth Alliance

New Immigrant Community Empowerment

New York Civil Liberties Union

New York Immigrant Council

New York State Youth Leadership Council

New York University Immigrant Rights Clinic

Pew Hispanic Center

The People’s Movement for Human Rights Education

San Diego Maquiladora Workers’ Solidarity Network

Students Working for Equal Rights

Trail of Dreams

The Workplace Project/Centro de Derechos Laborales

Yeshiva University – Cardozo Law – Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic


Websites & Other Resources

Campaign: Drop the I-Word. Don’t Call People “Illegals.”

Class: Cultural History of German Law Since the Renaissance

Exhibit: Gaye Chan: Frass

Model United Nations

Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices

United Nations: International Migrants Day

Video: Council on Foreign Relations – The Future of U.S. Immigration Policy: A Conversation with Michael Bloomberg