Mexico Sends 15,000 Central American Migrants Home
The increase in deportations is attributed to President Donald Trump’s threat to close the United States-Mexico border.
U.S. Healthcare System Endangers Black Pregnant People of Undocumented Status
Shut out of the Affordable Care Act, they may not be able to access or afford prenatal care.
House Rep Says There's No Legal Way to Send Immigrants to Sanctuary Cities
Mississippi Representative Bennie Thompson shoots down the Trump administration’s proposal.
Yo-Yo Ma Performs at Border: 'Build Bridges, Not Walls'
Said the celebrated cellist during his performance at the U.S.-Mexico border: “A country is not a hotel and it’s not full.”
House Democrats Prepare Bill to Counter Restrictive Immigration Policies
The measure is expected to increase federal resources to meet the needs of refugees.
Court Blocks Government's 'Remain in Mexico' Asylum Policy
Judy Rabinovitz of the ACLU: “Try as it may, the Trump administration cannot simply ignore our laws in order to accomplish its goal of preventing people from seeking asylum in the United States.”
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.
Allegations of Harassment and Abuse of Gay and Transgender Migrants in Immigrant Detention
Those who spoke out were allegedly threatened with solitary confinement.
New Asylum Policy Causes Chaos and Confusion in Courtrooms
ICE attorneys reportedly can’t answer basic questions about the Migrant Protection Protocols program, also known as “Remain in Mexico.”
ICYMI: SCOTUS Says ICE Can Detain Immigrants Based on Prior Convictions
A new ruling says that people can be arrested and held indefinitely based on past minor convictions, even if they hold a green card and served their time.
ICYMI: Judge Orders Feds to Account for Additional Migrant Families Separated at Border
The court ruling expands the terms of a class action lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union last year.
House and Senate Dems Introduce Bill That Recognizes Reproductive Rights as Human Rights
The Reproductive Rights Are Human Rights Act was announced in both houses of Congress ahead of International Women’s Day.
Thousands of Migrant Children Allege Sexual Assault While in Gov't Custody
There have been over 4,500 claims of abuse of unaccompanied minors while in the custody of the Department of Health and Human Services.
ACLU Wants Government to Account for All Migrant Children Separated From Families
Lawyers also asked a United States district court judge to reunite all separated minors with their parents.
Immigrant Advocacy Groups Seek Restraining Order to Block Trump Asylum Policy
They hope to prevent government officials from forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico until their cases can be heard in the United States.
Immigrant Teachers in Denver Threatened With Deportation For Striking
Denver Classroom Teachers Association president Henry Roman: “This is just a scare tactic to intimidate our immigrant educators.”
ICE Stops Force-Feeding Immigrant Hunger Strikers Held in El Paso Detention Center
A total of 12 men have been refusing to eat to protest the conditions, treatment and length of their detainment.
READ: The Evolution of Iranian-American Identity
The Associated Press explores America’s thriving Iranian communities 40 years removed from the 1979 revolution.
21 Savage Released From ICE Custody
The rapper’s attorneys joined activists and musical collaborators in demanding ICE release him and halt deportation proceedings.