Injustice

Gutiérrez on CBP Protest Against Separation of Families: ‘We Will Be Back and We Will Do It Again and Again If We Have To’

“And are their children given back to them? We don’t know and can’t get answers, which is why we went to CBP.”

  • Jun 14, 2018
  • 2:58 pm

A Must-Read Raw, Honest (and Real) Take on How One Women Dealt With Border Patrol on a Greyhound Bus

“It’s about my experience last night with these f*cking border patrol agents.”

  • Jun 13, 2018
  • 1:37 pm

Jeff Sessions Just Ordered That US Can Reject Asylum Claims Based on Domestic or Gang Violence

“Generally, claims by aliens pertaining to domestic violence or gang violence perpetrated by non-governmental actors will not qualify for asylum.”

  • Jun 11, 2018
  • 4:38 pm

Organizer in Contact With Family Says Pizza Delivery Man Arrested By ICE Is Scheduled to Be Deported This Monday

Villavicencio-Calderón, who is from Ecuador, was in the process of getting his green card. His wife and his two children are U.S. citizens.

  • Jun 7, 2018
  • 4:05 pm

Dreamer Fights to Stop Mother’s Deportation and Keep Her Home

When ICE detained my mom, they initially told her she would get at least three months to get her affairs in order and say goodbye. They then turned around and arrested her the same day.

  • Jun 4, 2018
  • 1:06 pm

Death of Trans Woman in ICE Detention Highlights Need for Action

“It is alarming that transgender communities continue to face transphobic violence outside and inside of detention walls.”

  • May 30, 2018
  • 2:25 pm

ACLU Releases Thousands of Documents Showing CBP Abuse of Children During Obama Administration

“These documents provide a glimpse into a federal immigration enforcement system marked by brutality and lawlessness,” said Mitra Ebadolahi, ACLU Border Litigation Project staff attorney.

  • May 24, 2018
  • 7:49 am

In Refuge and Resistance on Mother’s Day

My name is Aura Hernández. I am originally from Guatemala, and I have been in sanctuary since March 1 of this year as a result of the harsh immigration policies of Mr. Donald Trump.

  • May 13, 2018
  • 6:00 am

Press Freedom, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Groups Call on ICE to Immediately Release Detained Journalist Manuel Durán Ortega

“As organizations advocating for press freedom, immigrant rights and racial justice, we are outraged by Durán’s arrest and detainment, which are in direct violation of the First Amendment.”

  • May 8, 2018
  • 10:08 am

Did the Puerto Rico Police Really Shoot Tear Gas for Crowd Control?

In one video, 18 shots of tear gas canisters seem to be heard as people ran away coughing and in panic. About 12 of those shots were heard after protesters were already retreating.

  • May 5, 2018
  • 1:04 pm

An Open Letter to Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló

Sign-on letter condemning the actions of the Puerto Rican government on May Day and demanding justice for the Puerto Rican people

  • May 4, 2018
  • 12:45 pm

No Justice for Henry

A 15-year-old immigrant from El Salvador came to Long Island to escape the formidable MS-13.

  • May 3, 2018
  • 6:07 pm

One Month Into the Journey, the Refugee Caravan Advances to Defend the Right to Asylum and Safety

The institutionalized violence and insecurity in Central America, backed by the United States, have forced us out of our countries of origin.

  • Apr 26, 2018
  • 9:01 pm

There’s a Campaign to Free a Latino Journalist Being Held by ICE: #FreeManuelDuran

“Journalists doing their job should never be targeted by law enforcement.”

  • Apr 25, 2018
  • 4:56 pm

On DEMOCRACY NOW!, Alejandra Pablos Said She Was Targeted by ICE Because of Her Activism

“I’ve been targeted, not only because of my human rights activism and my advocacy for reproductive justice, but also because I have a criminal record.”

  • Apr 25, 2018
  • 4:06 pm

DHS Is Obsessed With the Refugee Caravan, and Rights Groups Are Calling Out the Bluff

“When white supremacists run the government, it’s each of our responsibilities to show that they don’t speak for us.”

  • Apr 23, 2018
  • 4:46 pm

BREAKING: Federal Judge Grants Freedom to Activist Alejandra Pablos From Immigration Detention

Now we must demand that Governor Ducey pardon Alejandra so she can have a chance to fight her deportation and stay home.

  • Apr 19, 2018
  • 2:53 pm

The Panama Canal’s Forgotten Casualties

But the project, which employed more than 40,000 laborers, also took immense liberties with human life. Thousands of workers were killed.

  • Apr 18, 2018
  • 4:13 pm