Navigating The Dilemmas Of Unarmed Accompaniment On The US-Mexico Border

By Alison Wood, Wagingnonviolence.org -

International accompaniers must work to undo the power dynamics they rely on to increase the safety of their local partners and learn when to say "no." There is only one migrant shelter in Agua [...]

Criminal Misconduct By US Border Officers Has Reached A 5-Year High

By Justin Rohrlich, Qz.com -

Criminal misconduct by US border officers has reached a five-year high, according to an internal US government report obtained exclusively by Quartz. The offenses range from fraud to capital [...]

Tracking Journalist Stoppages At The US Border

By Kirsten McCudden, Cjr.org -

EARLIER THIS MONTH, Ben Watson, a news editor for Defense One, an Atlantic Media site, found himself the subject of an uncomfortable interview. He was held up at passport control in Dulles [...]

The Trump Administration Will Start Sending Most Immigrant Families Arrested At The Border Back To Mexico

By Nicole Narea, Vox.com -

DHS says it marks the end of “catch and release.” Starting next week, the Trump administration will begin sending most immigrant families arrested along the southern border back to Mexico to [...]

The US Has “Disappeared” More Than 42,000 Migrants. Where’s the Outrage?

By David L. Wilson, Truthout.org -

The most successful of Trump’s anti-immigrant measures up until now — and possibly the most vicious — hasn’t been getting the attention it deserves. In operation since late January, Migrant [...]

More Than A Wall

By Todd Miller, Tni.org -

This report examines the role of the world’s largest arms (as well as a  number of other security and IT) firms in shaping and profiting from the militarization of US borders. Through their [...]

Document Reveals The FBI Is Tracking Border Protest Groups As Extremist Organizations

By Jana Winter and Hunter Walker, Yahoo.com -

The FBI has gathered intelligence from people with “direct access” to the organizations and is monitoring their social media, according to the document,  called an “external intelligence note,” [...]

Thousands Protest Buckingham Palace Over Brexit, ‘Stop The Coup’

By Nick Duffy, i News. -

London - Protesters have marched on Buckingham Palace, in a show of anger at the Queen over her role in permitting the prorogation of Parliament. The unusual scenes in central London on [...]