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Under Pretext of Pandemic, Babies Born in US—Legal American Citizens—Expelled With Mothers to Mexico

"For all intents and purposes, that child is stateless, which is going to create a whole host of barriers... because they're unable to establish citizenship."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·

A Deportation Moratorium, What Comes Next for Biden?

A deportation moratorium is a critical step to repairing the harm that has been waged against our immigrant communities and reimagining our existing system.

Madhuri Grewal ·

'Complete Disregard for Human Life': US Agents Threaten Christmas Eve Raid Against Humanitarians Giving Aid to Refugees Near Border

One volunteer noted the cruel irony of such actions "on the eve of a holiday meant to celebrate hospitality towards travelers from distant lands."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

Demanding Reversal of Trump Cruelty, Immigrant Rights Groups Welcome Biden Pick of Mayorkas for DHS Secretary

The former director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services was a key architect of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and also expanded fee waivers for naturalization and immigration applications. 

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

Native Americans Protesting Trump Border Wall Tear Gassed, Arrested by US Agents on Indigenous Peoples' Day

"It's obscene and offensive to us that local and state governments move to celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day while the federal government blows up our sacred sites, steals our kids, militarily occupies our communities, and shoots at Native Americans."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

Docs Show US Agents, Including Sniper Teams With 'Shoot to Kill' Authorization, Deployed to George Floyd Funeral

The ACLU of Texas, which obtained the documents, said they "paint a chilling picture of federal agents unleashed in our cities."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·

Dreamers' Children: Up to 200,000 American Kids Could be Left Parentless

In his continued attacks on DACA and TPS beneficiaries, Trump aims to create a dramatic influx of children into the child welfare system.

Robin Valenzuela ·

'This Is Terrorism': With No Face Masks and No Warrant, Border Patrol Agents Raid Humanitarian Aid Station in Arizona and Detain 30 Migrants

"As always when humanitarian aid in the borderlands is targeted, those who seek care are the ones that face the brunt of these violent escalations."

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·

Border Patrol Violently Assaults Civil Rights and Liberties

Ending Border Patrol’s long-standing abuses and impunity requires divestment, accountability, and removing the agency from U.S. communities.

Andrea Flores ·

Need Money for a Green New Deal? Get It From ICE

With the money we spend on ICE and CBP, we could solar power nearly 35 million homes.

Josue De Luna Navarro ·