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Do You Believe in Higher Education Access for All?

Sign our petition to demand equal access to higher education for undocumented students.

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Can Immigration Reform Counteract Stagnant Entrepreneurship?

Since the Great Recession, new businesses have not yet recovered, and immigration may serve as way to counteract stagnant entrepreneurship.

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Free Community College Could Benefit Hispanics More Than Any Other Group

The Pew Research Center recently released a report illustrating that Hispanics who attend college in the United States are more likely than other students to pursue higher education at a public two-year school.

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2015 State Of The Union LIVE Blog [STORIFY]

As millions live Tweet their thoughts about Obama’s call to action on legislation, follow the Generation Progress approved discussion

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Five Policies Millennials Want President Obama To Discuss During The State Of The Union

With less than two years left in President Barack Obama’s second term, the State of the Union (SOTU) is a great opportunity for him to show his continued commitment to our generation, & the issues that matter to us, including higher education, immigration, campus sexual assault, & student loans.

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Immigrant Families Still Separated, Facing Challenges Despite Executive Action

Many families still struggle to stay together and are looking for more than the temporary status granted by President Obama's executive actions.

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Human Rights Watch Urges U.S. To Act On Immigration

The international non-governmental organization, Human Rights Watch, recently published an article commenting on President Obama's executive actions regarding immigration reform and what "major rights concerns" remain unaddressed.

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California Issues Drivers Licenses To Undocumented Immigrants

The California DMV is now issuing driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants regardless of their status in the United States.

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2014: A Progressive Year Of Executive Actions, Hashtag Activism, And Celebrities

2014 was a big year for Millennials and progressives.

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House Republicans Prepare Immigration Plan To Push Back Against Obama’s Executive Action

As the House Republicans prepare immigration legislation to combat the President's executive actions long-term, they have also devised a plan to push back immediately.

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New Generation Progress Report Explores The Benefits Of Higher Education Access For Undocumented Students

Generation Progress and the Center of American Progress recently released a report about removing barriers to higher education for undocumented students.

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REPORT: Removing Barriers To Higher Education For Undocumented Students

Among the throng of proud graduates are about 65,000 undocumented students. However, this moment of achievement for undocumented graduates is muted by the facts that their path to higher education remains difficult at best & that few of them actually complete a postsecondary education.

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Silicon Valley Stresses The Importance Of Congressional Action On Immigration Reform

President Obama's executive actions don't directly meet the goals the technology industry had been pushing for, but both immigrants and leaders in Silicon Valley recognize it as a step in the right direction.

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