El Paisano

All Around Rio: Dreamers & Students Without Borders

April 25, 2019

Diana Juarez is joined with Treasurer Carmen Mendoza of Students Without Borders Club. Interested in joining the club? Sign up here.

Workshops for Dreamers

Daniel Gomez, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 18, 2018

Rio Hondo College always commits to helping undocumented students receive a higher education. The goal is to give Dreamers the tools and information needed to be successful. This is done with guidance councilors, scholarships, and other resources to push Dreamers forward. Due to this, Rio Hondo will be...

ICE Protest Breaks Out at El Monte Northgate Market

Protestors displayed their animosity towards immigration and customs enforcement in the Northgate Market parking lot, the morning of Feb. 21.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2018

Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were expected to investigate the Northgate Market in El Monte early Wednesday, Feb. 21 morning. The agents were to check the Northgate Market’s employees work permits, making sure they were all legally able to work. Police, media and El Monte residents flooded...

DACA Program Ended by Trump Administration

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the extermination of the DACA program early Tuesday morning.

Ramon Alvarado and Noah Garcia

September 5, 2017

The Trump Administration announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (better known as DACA) Tuesday morning. DACA protected around 800,000 “Dreamers” from being deported. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was the man that announced the final decision Tuesday. Stating that...

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