Immigrant Leaders Shut Down ICE ‘Black Site’

By Movimiento Cosecha. -

Newark, NJ — Immigrant leaders and immigration justice organizers chained themselves together and blockaded the entrance of the Newark SAC office in response to escalating abuses by ICE. [...]

New Report: ICE Records On Gynecological Abuse

By Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington. -

Washington — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement failed to properly monitor informed consent protocols used by a doctor accused of performing non-consensual gynecological procedures on women [...]

New Jersey Activists Halted Two Deportations

By Sam Carliner, Left Voice. -

The Bergen County Jail in Hackensack, New Jersey has been the site of recurring actions in solidarity with detained immigrants. On Tuesday, June 8, one such action ended with cops arresting 14 [...]

End To ICE Contracts In Bristol County, Massachusetts

By FANG Collective and Steve Ahlquist, UpriseRI. -

The FANG Collective is happy to announce that ICE will be cancelling all contracts with Bristol County, Massachusetts. This includes their 287(g) contract which trains deputies to collaborate [...]

In The Spirit Of Abolition, Let’s Shut’em Down!

By Jailhouse Lawyers Speak, Hood Communist. -

A call to action. National “Shut’em Down” demonstrations August 21st and September 9th. Originally published on the Jailhouse Lawyers Speak blog. Over the last year prisoners across the [...]

San Diego Protesters In Solidarity With Migrant Caravan

By Huitzilopochtli Marron, Liberation News. -

On March 13, the Party for Socialism and Liberation hosted a march and banner drop beginning at Larsen Field, in the San Ysidro neighborhood of San Diego, next to the Tijuana-San Diego border. [...]

Biden Spent Black History Month Deporting Black Immigrants

By Tina Vásquez, Prism. -

In the days it took to pull together this Q&A with two leaders in the immigrant rights movement—Haitian Bridge Alliance’s Guerline Jozef and the UndocuBlack Network’s Patrice Lawrence—the federal [...]

Portland Indigenous Land Defenders Address Targeted Violence

By Carissa Dez, Village Portland. -

On the early morning of February 5th in downtown Portland, members of Oregon’s Indigenous Tribes held a press conference at Portland City Hall among a large showing of community. They [...]

Migrant Deportations Continue Despite Biden’s Policies

By Telesur English. -

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) continues to deport migrants despite president Joe Biden's 100-day moratorium on deporting most people in the U.S. without authorization. This [...]

Hunger Strikes At Three New Jersey Prisons

By Sara Flounders, Workers.org. -

The filthy conditions, indefinite incarceration and escalating COVID infections have touched off desperate hunger strikes at three New Jersey county jails. Each  jail operates as a [...]

Framing Climate Change as a “National Security Priority” Isn’t A Clever Maneuver To Get People To Care

By Adam H. Johnson, Medium. -

On November 23, President-elect Joe Biden announced that former Senator and Secretary of State John Kerry will serve as special envoy on climate and have a seat on the National Security Council. [...]

US Halts Deportations Of Women Who Allege Medical Abuse In ICE Detention

By Julia Conley, Commondreams. -

Women who have spoken out about alleged abuse by a gynecologist while in U.S. custody won a reprieve Tuesday when the U.S. Department of Justice agreed to halt their deportations until President [...]

Why The US Still Needs To Abolish ICE

By Silky Shah, NBC News. -

In 2018, one of the biggest demands of immigrant rights activists was “Abolish ICE.” The rallying cry intensified in part due to the Trump administration’s border policy, which separated parents [...]

Hootsuite Retreats From Deal With ICE

By Douglas Quan, The Star. -

The decision by Vancouver-based tech giant Hootsuite to abruptly pull out of a contract with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency following internal and public backlash should put [...]

New York: Protest At ICE Headquarters Over Forced Hysterectomies

By Graeme Massie, Independent. -

A security guard brandished her gun at demonstrators who forced their way into ICE headquarters in New York City to protest claims of ‘mass hysterectomies’ being performed on immigrant [...]