Thought Police: US, Israel Increasingly Banning & Deporting Ideological Enemies

By Andrew Cheetham, Davidicke.com -

TEL AVIV/WASHINGTON — Israel and the U.S. are simultaneously stepping up repression in the form of travel restrictions against critics of the apartheid state. A Palestinian activist has been [...]

Stopping The Deportation Machine

By Alexandra Reza, Dissentmagazine.org -

One night in March 2017, fifteen activists climbed through a hole they had cut in the perimeter fence of London Stansted Airport and attached themselves to an airplane to prevent it from taking [...]

In 2019, Let’s Resolve To Organize With Love In The Face Of Apocalypse

By Adrienne Maree Brown, Truthout.org -

This is a time to let love guide each step, but it doesn’t seem like that. It seems like time to obsess over how bad it all is. It’s really bad. It’s a hard time for those who have to think in [...]

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 [...]

Samuel Oliver-Bruno Kidnapped By ICE: Sanctuary Is Disobedience

By Anonymous, Itsgoingdown.org -

The biggest sale this year for Black Friday is deportation. As millions gathered around tables and screens, celebrating their families and purchases, we the folks of North Carolina are in [...]

Unions Can Protect Workers From Deportation. This Coalition Of 3.5 Million Is Showing How.

By Heather Gis, Inthesetimes.com -

After more than two decades living, working, and building a family in the United States, Cesar Rodriguez feels his life is in limbo. The driver for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach from El [...]

The Crackdown On Sanctuary Cities Gives Birth To ‘Freedom Cities’

Advocates for undocumented immigrants believe they've found a new — and legal — way to skirt deportation efforts. If Attorney General Jeff Sessions is waging war to dismantle sanctuary cities, [...]

Building A Rapid-Response Network To Defend Immigrant Workers

By Pioneer Valley Workers Center Staff, Labornotes.org -

As the Trump administration cracks down on undocumented immigrants, it’s urgent for worker centers and unions to organize to defend immigrant members. In Western Massachusetts, the Pioneer Valley [...]

United States: New Revelations About Children Separated From Parents

By Barry Sheppard, Greenleft.org.au -

It is now abundantly clear that the Donald Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy towards parents with children seeking asylum in the US involves separating children from their parents, [...]

ICE: The Making Of An American Gestapo

By Justin Akers Chacón, Truthout.org -

Another facet of ICE operations, immigrant detention, further illustrates the abysmal record of the agency and the depth of corruption that has penetrated into its very core. In 2018, ICE will [...]

From Occupation To Community: The Lessons From OccupyICE Portland

By Rob Reimetz, Counterpunch.org -

I remember visiting the the OccupyICEPDX encampment during its first week in Portland, Oregon in which activists successfully shut down the local I.C.E. Facility. I was able to have conversations [...]

Immigration Lawyer Recounts Conversation With Obama About Border Crisis That He Says ‘Shook Me To My Core’

By Bryan Logan, Businessinsider.com -

An immigration lawyer on Monday sought to add some context to the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy drawing criticism over its practice of separating children from adults [...]

Trump Executive Order Makes Border Crisis Worse

WASHINGTON — President Trump has signed an executive order mandating that families be jailed by the U.S. Departments of Homeland Security or Defense. This order will likely have the effect of [...]

Hidden Horrors Of “Zero Tolerance” — Mass Trials And Children Taken From Their Parents

By Debbie Nathan, Theintercept.com -

FEDERAL MAGISTRATE JUDGE Ronald G. Morgan is in his 60s, with a bright-pink face and a crisp, friendly manner — though lately he has been making disconcerting little mistakes in court. He has [...]

Mass ICE Raids Leave A Trail Of Misery And Broken Communities

By Alice Speri, Theintercept.com -

A MONTH AFTER dozens of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents surrounded a meatpacking plant in Morristown, Tennessee, and detained 97 men and women who worked there, the tight-knit [...]