Injustice

With Central American Migrants in Tijuana, Live Video Shows Mexicans Yelling ‘Mexico First’ and ‘Go Away’

“Our security is first,” a man in the video says in Spanish. “Mexico first. Our families first. Our nation first. Then them.”

  • Nov 15, 2018
  • 8:20 am

Lawsuit Alleges ICE, DHS, and Vermont DMV Targeting Immigrant Leaders in Retaliation for Activism

Migrant Justice leaders at risk of deportation for engaging in protected First Amendment activity.

  • Nov 14, 2018
  • 4:01 pm

Second-Largest US Private Prison Operator Accused of Illegally Paying Asylum Seekers Just $1 a Day

Groundbreaking class action lawsuit addressing alleged wage theft in immigrant detention centers.

  • Nov 14, 2018
  • 3:49 pm

The Gun Control Conversation Can’t End, Because Families’ Pain Never Does

You push that pain away until something reminds you—a birthday, an anniversary or a holiday. All the pain comes rushing back just like before.

  • Nov 14, 2018
  • 8:34 am

Mijente Statement on MULTIPLE Arrests of Peaceful Protestors at GA State Capitol

“Georgia is well-known for some of the worst voter suppression efforts in the country, and today’s arrests of peaceful protestors are a prime example of this extreme intimidation of people of color.”

  • Nov 13, 2018
  • 5:00 pm

Remember the Republican Legislator Who Called ICE on Protesters? He Lost His Election

Last year, Rinaldi reportedly told two Democratic colleagues during the protest, “Fuck them, I called ICE.”

  • Nov 8, 2018
  • 12:49 pm

Pittsburgh: The Dead End of Racism Tolerance

The city is trying to heal and it deserves to heal. However, it should learn how to eradicate any practice that re-centers white people in conversations about racism.

  • Nov 3, 2018
  • 10:38 am

Central American Refugees Asking U.S. for Humanitarian Aid and Protection

Decades of ineffective US foreign policy major factor in regional crisis

  • Nov 2, 2018
  • 9:06 am

Mijente Statement on Trump’s Proposed Ban on Birthright Citizenship

“From Louisville to Pittsburgh to Tornillo”

  • Oct 30, 2018
  • 10:05 pm

Who’s Behind Ice: The Tech and Data Companies Fueling Deportations

Technology companies are working with ICE.

  • Oct 23, 2018
  • 6:50 pm

Media Note on Migrant Caravan: These Are Human Beings

Define American strongly encourages all news organizations to understand the facts and avoid use of overly politicized, sensational, xenophobic language.

  • Oct 23, 2018
  • 7:29 am

Solidarity With Migrant Caravan (And NO to Repression)

Our governments in Mexico and Central America have adopted a policy of fear and racism imposed by the United States.

  • Oct 21, 2018
  • 8:33 pm

A Powerful Video Calls to #StopFamilyDetention

Helen’s story.

  • Oct 19, 2018
  • 1:57 pm

To the Governments and People of Guatemala, Mexico, Honduras and the United States

We insist that the governments of the region not use repression, violence or force against the people who are fleeing as part of this mass exodus.

  • Oct 16, 2018
  • 12:25 pm

Stories From El Salvador: Monsignor Romero

We celebrate the universal legacy of a man whose actions have left most Salvadorans knowing that love is real and is worth fighting for.

  • Oct 14, 2018
  • 2:26 pm

A Look Into the Lives of Undocumented Retail Workers

“I did not want people to know my identity because I knew I was going to be judged so I lied about my identity by saying I was Italian due to my physical features,” Franco said.

  • Oct 11, 2018
  • 2:38 pm

‘You Don’t Have Any Rights Here:’ New Amnesty International Report on Family Separations at US-Mexico Border

“The Trump administration is waging a deliberate campaign of human rights violations against asylum- seekers, in order to broadcast globally that the United States no longer welcomes refugees.”

  • Oct 11, 2018
  • 11:08 am

Massacres, Disappearances and 1968: Mexicans Remember the Victims of a ‘Perfect Dictatorship’

The ghosts of Tlatelolco and Ayotzinapa are a reminder that all Mexicans should have their doubts.

  • Oct 9, 2018
  • 2:49 pm

Stories From El Salvador: Jessica Alegría

I am the actions, hopes, triumphs, and pain of my ancestors.

  • Oct 9, 2018
  • 1:21 pm