In Response To ICE Raids And Family Separation, Immigrant Communities Are Fighting Back

By Tanner Howard, Inthesetimes.com -

Since May 19, a hotline dedicated to assisting families threatened by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has been ringing nonstop. That same day is when ICE agents across the Chicagoland [...]

More Than 200 Protest Deportations At Gary Airport Under Eye Of Armed SWAT Officers

By Meredith Colias-Pete, Chicagotribune.com -

For Richard Aguirre, protesting the deportations of people who have entered the country without permission from the Gary/Chicago International Airport was a natural extension of his work that [...]

ICE Using Deportation Threat As ‘Intimidation Tactic’

By Nina Shapiro, Seattletimes.com -

Some undocumented immigrants keep their heads down, careful not to attract attention that might get them noticed by federal officers. Not Maru Mora-Villalpando. The 47-year-old Mexican native has [...]

Education To Deportation; Refugees Face Growing Crisis In Greece

By Maria Paradia, occupy.com -

By Maria Paradia for Occupy - At last count, one-third of the 60,000 refugees currently stranded in Greece are school-age children. Trapped in the country due to the E.U.'s inability to address [...]

Facing Deportation, Lucio Perez Adapting To Life In Amherst Church Sanctuary

By Diane Lederman, masslive.com -

By Diane Lederman for Mass Live - Living at First Congregational Church for the last month, he misses his wife and children. But with the help of the greater faith community, he has adapted to a [...]

Deportation Resistance Builds Across Borders

By Deirdre Fulton, www.commondreams.org -

By Deirdre Fulton for CommonDreams. More than 120 businesses are closed in Wisconsin on Monday to protest Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke's immigration crackdown. From work strikes to [...]

Massive Crowd In DC Protests Immigration Orders

By Mark Hand, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By Mark Hand for DC Media Group. Tens of thousands of protesters converged on the White House on Jan. 29 to denounce President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting residents from seven [...]

Stop The Raids, End The Violence

By Staff, www.cispes.org -

By Staff of CISPES - Over the last few days, agents from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have been rounding up and deporting dozens of members of Central American families seeking [...]

Obama Targets Immigrant Families In Raids

By Hassan Ahmad, www.counterpunch.org -

By Hassan Ahmad for Counter Punch - The Department of Homeland Security has begun launching raids against undocumented immigrants with recent orders of deportation. This reversal of [...]

Mass Surveillance, Incarceration & Deportation

By Malkia Cyril, www.centerformediajustice.org -

By Malkia Cyril for The Center for Media Justice. Washington, DC - I’m talking about the 450,000 migrants in U.S. detention centers. The 2 million people incarcerated in the U.S. The 9 million [...]

Human Rights Abuses: Detaining Immigrants For Profit

By Latino Rebels, www.latinorebels.com -

By Latino Rebels - To make sure those changes never occur, CCA and GEO have pumped millions of dollars into political campaigns. Earlier this year, the Washington Post identified “Republican [...]

Trans & Cis Woman Stop Seattle Traffic Over Deportation Center

By Not1More, www.notonemoredeportation.com -

By Not1More - “Trans and/or Women’s Action Camp (TWAC)” in solidarity with NWDC Resistance and the Not1More movement to end detentions and deportations, at this moment is doing a civil [...]

Undocumented Immigrants Rally In New Orleans, Waiting For Relief

By Elise Foley, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Elise Foley for the Huffington Post - Hundreds of immigration advocates, some of them undocumented, waited hours outside a New Orleans courthouse on Friday as a federal appeals panel heard [...]

For Families And Communities, Deportation Means Trauma

By Erika L. Sanchéz, www.truth-out.org -

Maru Mora-Villalpando lives in fear of deportation. As a community organizer for #Not1More Deportation and an undocumented immigrant from Mexico, her fears are not unfounded. Her nephew was [...]

First U.S. Flight Deports Kids Under Fast-Track

By Gabriel Stargardter, www.reuters.com -

The United States deported a group of Honduran children as young as 1-1/2 years old on Monday in the first flight since President Barack Obama pledged to speed up the process of sending back [...]