Immigrant Advocacy Group Says Tech Industry Enables Trump Administration
RAICES CEO Jonathan Ryan: “The tech industry deserves a lot of blame for what is happening at our borders.”
Doctors Say Migrants in Need of Medical Care Are Treated Poorly
Recently apprehended asylum-seekers who are only in custody because of their immigration status are reportedly victimized via extreme security measures.
Pentagon to Build Tent Cities Near Border for 7,500 Migrants
Military personnel will handle construction, but the facilities will still be managed by the Department of Homeland Security.
Teen Migrant is Fifth Child to Die in U.S. Custody
The 16-year old from Guatemala was diagnosed with the flu ahead of his death.
Are Federal Officials Criminalizing Pregnant Migrants?
Immigrant advocates say the United States Marshals Service is committing “atrocities” against these vulnerable asylum-seekers.
Arizona Student Detained by Border Control Released, Future Remains Uncertain
The high school senior was held in ICE detention for nearly a week following a routine traffic stop.
Arizona Students Protest After Classmate Detained by Border Patrol
Shortly after writing the teenager a ticket, the Pima County Sheriff’s Department turned him over to United States Customs and Border Protection.
Homeland Security to Start DNA Testing at the Border
The pilot program is slated to begin next week.
Asylum Seekers Face Tough New Restraints
The government could soon charge a fee and limit the number of work permits.
DHS Panel Recommends 'Emergency Actions' to Address Migrant Families at Border
Panel of the Homeland Security Advisory Council: “Thousands of migrant children are in danger.”
Officials Move Migrants From Underpass... To Parking Lot Tents
U.S. Customs and Border Protection said it was relocating migrants “to a location with more space and more shelter capability.”
Migrants Moved From Holding Area Beneath an El Paso Bridge Following Backlash
Central American immigrants were forced to sleep on the ground behind barbed wire for days.
Hundreds of Guatemalan Migrants Arrested at Arizona Border
Of the 242 people taken into custody, 130 of them were children.
Just 12 Non-U.S. Citizens on Terror Watchlist Apprehended at Southern Border
As the Trump administration struggles to justify the need for a border wall, Vice President Mike Pence makes misleading claims about the number of “known or suspected terrorists” trying to enter the United States.
Young Immigrants Escaping Abuse Face Green Card Denials From U.S. Government
Applicants must file paperwork before they turn 21, but the Trump administration is rejecting applications for some who have celebrated their 18th birthdays.
Federal Judge Blocks Restrictions on Who Can Seek Asylum
He ruled that the Trump administration’s policy of denying asylum for survivors of domestic and gang violence is “arbitrary, capricious and in violation of the immigration law.”
Asylum-Seekers Camp on U.S. Soil, Demand Immediate Processing
A group of Honduran migrants are challenging a United States’ decision to make people wait in Mexico if the nation is experiencing capacity strains.
Border Protection Didn't Tell Congress About Death of 7-Year-Old Migrant to Avoid 'Politicizing' Her Passing
Representative Joaquin Castro: “This is going to be a very serious problem for him and an issue that the next Congress will look into.”
The Gov't Wants to Use Credit Scores to Keep Immigrants Out of U.S.
This targeting would disproportionately affect people of color.
Asylum Claims Jump Almost 70 Percent in 2018
The Department of Homeland Security released statistics that indicate a huge increase in asylum applications at the southwest border.