Author Archives: Diego Graglia

About Diego Graglia

Diego Graglia is a bilingual multimedia journalist who has worked at major media outlets in the U.S. and Latin America. He is currently the editor-in-chief at Expansion, Meixco’s leading business magazine.

AP Study Shows "The High Cost" of Immigrant Detention

By Diego Graglia, FI2W web editor Raymond Soeoth, a 41-year-old Pentecostal minister from Indonesia, spent more than two years under detention by Immigration and Customs Enforcement after his asylum claim was denied. Even after he agreed to be deported, he…

Haitians in South Florida Rally To Demand End To Deportations

By Macollvie Jean-François MIAMI  — Tomorrow, South Florida activists expect 2,000 to 4,000 supporters to attend a rally seeking Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haitians and to urge lawmakers to put a stop to deportations of undocumented Haitian immigrants. The…

In Response To Obama, Bobby Jindal Offers His Own Immigrant Story

By Diego Graglia, FI2W web editor Anchoring his message in his family’s immigrant story, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal last night was launched into the national political arena as one of the Republican Party’s rising stars. As the party itself tries to relaunch its image…