On First Day Of New Year, US Attacks Migrants With Tear Gas

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Another migrant caravan will leave Honduras while stranded Central American migrants in Tijuana face violence from U.S. officers. Reports of stranded migrants in the Mexico-United States border [...]

Trump Administration Is Allegedly Slowing The Asylum Process To Discourage Applicants

By Sophie Weiner, Splinternews.com -

Democrats called Murdock’s comments “disturbing,” especially since Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has often told asylum seekers to go through the process rather than [...]

Trump Administration To Immediately Deport New Central American Asylum Seekers To Mexico

The Trump administration announced a new policy that effectively guts the right of asylum for refugees from Central America. From now on, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will begin [...]

Migrant Groups March To U.S. Consulate In Tijuana Demanding Reparations

By Gustavo Solis, Sandiegouniontribune.com -

Two groups of Central American migrants made separate marches on the U.S. Consulate in Tijuana Tuesday, demanding that they be processed through the asylum system more quickly and in greater [...]

US Arrests 32 At San Diego Border Demonstration

By Gregory Bull, Star-telegram.com -

U.S. authorities arrested 32 people at a demonstration Monday that was organized by a Quaker group on the border with Mexico, authorities said. Demonstrators were calling for an end to detaining [...]

Escape From Fear

By Beth Geglia, Redpepper.org.uk -

I remember sitting across the table from my friend Pavel in a coffee shop in the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa in 2014. The conversation was casual and frank, as it often is, when talking to [...]

U.S. Border Patrol Launches Tear Gas At Migrants Over Attempt To Breach Fence

By Christopher Sherman, AP.org -

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — U.S. border agents fired tear gas on hundreds of migrants protesting near the border with Mexico on Sunday after some of them attempted to get through the fencing and wire [...]

No One Is Illegal – Solidarity With The Migrant Caravans

By Staff, Internationalviewpoint.org -

Thousands of migrants from Central America have made politically and socially visible the structural violence and systematic violation of their human rights that they experience on a daily basis, [...]

How The Migrant Caravan Sparked A Movement

By Jeff Abbott, Wagingnonviolence.org -

After a long, grueling journey, the first groups of Honduran migrants and asylum seekers began arriving in Tijuana on Nov. 14 in hopes of finding asylum and opportunity in the United States. [...]

Migrant Caravans Challenge the Continent’s Governments

By Dan La Botz, Newpol.org -

Central American migrants, both desperate and courageous, have thrust themselves into the center of Mexican and U.S. politics with their demand for refuge and asylum. As the head of the NGO [...]

Press Release From The Central American Migrant Exodus For Life

By Staff, Resumen-english.org -

Today marks 31 days of the historic exodus of Central American migrants, known as the “Migrant Caravan,” which departed from Honduran territory on October 13, 2018. Our exodus is a consequence of [...]

Refugee Caravan: Where Are The Nicaraguans?

By Chuck Kaufman, Afgj.org -

By the time this blog is published, the results of the US midterm elections will be known. I’m willing to bet now that if the Democrats hoped-for “Blue Wave” does not materialize, their number [...]

Is There Really A ‘Militia Caravan’ Traveling South To Protect US Border From Marching Migrants?

By Igor Ogorodnev, Rt.com -

Most media outlets have published as fact claims that vigilante groups incited by Donald Trump are organizing themselves to confront the migrant caravan, but the story appears to be based on [...]

Armed Militia Groups Head To The Border, Sparking Military Concerns

By Mary Papenfuss, Huffingtonpost.com -

Armed bands of civilian militia members are traveling to the southern U.S. border, where President Donald Trump has ordered thousands of active-duty troops to rebuff the approaching migrant [...]

Chicanos Welcome Central American Caravan

By Sol Marquez, Fightbacknews.org -

Los Angeles, CA – On October 26, as the caravan of refugees from Central America traveled through Mexico, they were welcomed with food, festivity, aid, and clothing. As Chicanos, we must do the [...]

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