Immigrant Detainees Enter Third Week of Hunger Strike

by Aura Bogado on Mar 20, 2014 7:00AM

Detainees in Texas are now joining those in Washington hunger striking for justice.

Topics: Deportation, Immigration

Obama Wants Immigration Enforcement to Be Done 'More Humanely'

by Aura Bogado on Mar 14, 2014 12:22PM

The president orders a review. Is that enough?

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Deportation

How the U.S. Deported One of Its Own Citizens

by Aura Bogado on Mar 4, 2014 10:10AM

And how it could happen to you.

Topics: Immigration, Deportation

Extorted, Detained and Deported

by Aura Bogado on Feb 3, 2014 7:00AM

After being extorted on the job, a deported waste management worker is fighting to return to the United States--and winning.

Topics: Immigration, Deportation

Whatever Happened to Comprehensive Immigration Reform?

by Aura Bogado on Dec 18, 2013 7:00AM

Twenty thirteen was supposed to be the year for sweeping immigration reform. Here's a step-by-step review of what did--and didn't--happen.

Topics: Deportation, Immigration Reform, Immigration

Dispatch From Eloy: Detained, and Waiting for Reform

by Aura Bogado on Oct 3, 2013 7:00AM

Inside Eloy Detention Center in Arizona, the newly prolonged wait for immigration reform is drearily familiar.

Topics: Dispatches, Immigration Reform, Immigration, Deportation

How Did 15-Year-Old Jakadrien Turner, a U.S. Citizen, Get Deported?

by Julianne Hing on Jan 11, 2012 9:53AM

Detainees navigate the immigration system largely on their own, and young people become uniquely vulnerable.

Topics: Immigration, Deportation

Dispatch From Detention: A Rare Look Inside Our 'Humane' Immigration Jails

by Seth Freed Wessler on Jan 4, 2012 9:19AM

Deporting 400,000 people a year means big business for the rural towns and private prison contractors that warehouse many detained immigrants.

Topics: Dispatches, Deportation, Immigration

Report: Half of Nation's Undocumented Adults Have Kids

by Seth Freed Wessler on Dec 7, 2011 10:00AM

And the federal government's deportation program is ripping families apart.

Topics: Deportation

Georgia Immigrant Couple Fights to Regain Custody of Kids

by Seth Freed Wessler on Nov 30, 2011 10:00AM

Why? Because they are undocumented immigrants who speak Spanish, according to advocates.

Topics: Deportation, Immigration