Jose Antonio Vargas - updates

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Jose Antonio Vargas: ‘I can now go back and see my mother’

Nov 21, 2014 - 4:24 PM

Vargas missed being covered by the DACA immigration relief when it was adopted in 2012 because it provided a cut off age of 30 years old for immigrant youth to qualify He was 31 years old then

File picture taken on July 11, 2011 shows former Washington Post and San Francisco Chronicle reporter Jose Antonio Vargas at the Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

A Man Apart

Aug 09, 2014 - 12:37 PM

Undocumented immigrant Fil Am Pulitzer prize winning journalist Film Director Jose Antonio Vargas reveals his identity among not despite of his many contradictions

Detentions a 'risk' faced by undocumented US migrants – Vargas

Jul 17, 2014 - 9:17 AM

Fil Am journalist Jose Antonio Vargas: All you have to do is look in the eyes of these children to know that they have been through some sort of hell

File picture taken on July 11, 2011 shows journalist Jose Antonio Vargas at the Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Rappler Newscast | July 16, 2014

Jul 16, 2014 - 8:15 PM

Typhoon Glenda leaves at least 9 dead Hints from Pope Francis on married priests causes confusion in the Vatican Undocumented immigrant Jose Antonio Vargas is arrested and set free

Pulitzer-winning Fil-Am journalist freed after being held at US border

Jul 16, 2014 - 7:19 AM

UPDATED Pulitzer prize winning journalist and activist Jose Antonio Vargas has been in the southern US state to highlight the plight of tens of thousands of children from Central America who have flooded across the border

DETAINED. The detention of Pulitzer Prize-winning Fil-Am Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas shocks the Twitterverse. Screengrab from Twitter

Fil-Am journalist Jose Antonio Vargas detained in Texas

Jul 15, 2014 - 11:04 PM

2nd UPDATE Fil Am journalist Jose Antonio Vargas was in Texas visiting and writing a story about the unaccompanied minors being held at detention facilities near the Mexican border

#TalkThursday: On undocumented Filipinos in the US

Jul 03, 2014 - 4:15 PM

Rappler talks to Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas immigration lawyer Rio Guerrero and TED Aspire speaker and young undocumented Filipino American Akiko Aspillaga

Journalist Vargas to media: 'Immigrant struggle is about us, not them'

Jul 31, 2013 - 3:17 PM

If more undocumented people came out it would strengthen the campaign for a comprehensive immigration reform

BuzzFeed Pinoy Pride list: Lea, Charice, more

Jul 03, 2013 - 12:10 AM

The website lists 27 Pinoys to be proud of

FLAG BEARERS. BuzzFeed lists Pinoys who have made a mark globally

US Senate passes historic immigration bill

Jun 28, 2013 - 4:31 AM

UPDATE The United States senate passes comprehensive immigration reform bill 68 32

Immigrants wait for their citizenship interviews at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), district office on January 29, 2013 in New York City. John Moore/Getty Images/AFP

Pinoy films 'undocumented immigrant' story

Jun 22, 2013 - 7:50 PM

Filipino jounalist Jose Antonio Vargas film about undocumented Americans debuts in a US documentary festival

DOCUMENTED. Cesar Vargas, Jose Antonio Vargas, and Craig Newmark attend #UndocumentedNYC. Photo by Donald Bowers/Getty Images/AFP

‘Undocumented American’ from PH on cover of Time

Jun 14, 2012 - 10:40 PM

Jose Antonio Vargas writes for Time Magazine about his story as an undocumented immigrant from the Philippines