Wednesday, October 4, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Dr. Mark Kuczewski, a Stritch medical professor, in his office. | Alexa Rogals/ Wednesday Journal
A local professor has put a medical school located in Maywood on the front lines of the national controversy surrounding President Donald Trump’s decision to rescind Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA.
Continue reading “How Loyola’s Medical School in Maywood Became a Sanctuary for DACA Recipients”
Monday, September 18, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Community members at a Sept. 8 informational meeting at PASO-West Suburban Action Project in Melrose Park. | Alexa Rogals/Wednesday Journal
President Donald Trump’s recent decision to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a policy implemented in 2012 by President Barack Obama, has many community members in Proviso Township worried, anxious and preparing to push back.
Continue reading “After DACA’s End, A Fresh Round of Anxiety”
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Demonstrators during the Sept. 5 protests in downtown Chicago against Trump’s decision to end DACA. | Paul Goyette
The Sept. 5 decision by President Donald Trump to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (or DACA) — a program enacted by the administration of former president Barack Obama that shielded nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants from deportation — has prompted demonstrations across the country.
Continue reading “PASO to Host DACA Community Meeting in Melrose Park, Sept. 8”