Protesters Demand Microsoft Stop Profiting Off Concentration Camps, Immigrant Raids, Deportations

By Close the Camps NYC, Medium.com. -

New York, NY, September 14, 2019 — Close the Camps NYC coalition led hundreds of protestors to peacefully march on the premiere retail location of Microsoft on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, staging a [...]

Lawsuit: ICE Disregards Migrants Medical, Mental Health Needs & Discriminates

By Southern Poverty Law Center -

A nationwide class-action lawsuit was filed today against the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and others acting in their official [...]

Wyatt Detention Captain Resigns After Driving Truck Into Protesters

By GoLocalProv News Team -

Captain Thomas Woodworth has resigned from his position at the Donald W. Wyatt Detention Facility -- after driving his pick-up truck into protesters outside the facility this week.  A vigil at [...]

When ICE Hit Mississippi, Its Citizens Showed Up For Immigrant Families

By Adam Lynch, YES Magazine -

The Mississippi immigration raid detained hundreds and left children stranded on the first day of school. It also evoked a massive humanitarian response in a state not traditionally friendly to [...]

Jewish Groups Are Taking Action From Coast To Coast To Close The Camps

By Popular Resistance. -

Jewish Communities are holding "Close The Camps" actions across the country to protest the detention of migrants in the United States, the current immigration policies and mistreatment of [...]

Immigrant Rights Activists Protest Inside And Outside Of The Democratic Debates

By Vera Parra, Movimiento Cosecha -

Members of the Movimiento Cosecha protested during the presidential debates of the Democratic Party. They protested outside with blockades and inside interrupting former Vice President [...]

Stopping Trump’s Immigrant Abuse Requires Understanding Obama

By Roqayah Chamseddine, In These Times -

Those fitting the national security state's classification of “illegal alien” are subjected to violent administrative detention processes and a myriad of enforcement procedures intended to [...]

Actions To #CloseTheCamps Escalate

By Bruna Bouhid-Sollod, Jasmine Nazarett and Juliet Barbara, United We Dream. -

With billions from Congress and zero oversight measures, the deportation force of ICE and CBP continues to open up detention camps across the country to incarcerate immigrants and children. In [...]

Stop Immigrant Arrests, Close The Camps, Transform Immigration Policy

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Public awareness of the brutal repression against immigrants seeking entry to the United States, the reasons for their migration, and terrorism against immigrants living in the US are reaching [...]

Migrants Denounce ‘Psychological Abuse’ in US Detention Centers

By Staff, Telesur -

U.S. authorities recently ​​​​​recognized extreme overcrowding and health risks at Border Patrol centers. Central Americans allege they were victims of "psychological abuse" by U.S. federal [...]

Federal Prosecutors To Retry Humanitarian Who Gave Water To Migrants

By Alex Devoid, Arizona Daily Star -

Federal prosecutors announced they will retry a border-aid worker accused of smuggling migrants three weeks after jurors couldn’t agree whether Scott Warren committed any crimes.  The jurors [...]

Immigrant Leaders Call For ‘Driving Without Fear’ Campaign On May 1st, 2019.

By Cata Santiago and Lucia Allain, Cosecha    -

Leaders of state and countywide campaigns across have come together to launch a national “Driving Without Fear” campaign and are calling for coordinated actions across the country this May 1st, [...]

Patricia Okoumou To Be Sentenced On March 19, 2019 For Statue Of Liberty Protest

By RiseUp Newsletter of the Stop Mass Incarceration Network, Popular Resistance -

At the height of the outrage against the U.S. government's separation of migrant children at the border, Patricia Okoumou climbed the Statue of Liberty on July 4, 2018. She said, “When I climbed [...]

ICE Deports Two Hunger Strikers Detained In El Paso

By Sophia Qureshi, SAALT, Popular Resistance -

Two of the #ElPaso9 hunger strikers were deported on Thursday, February 28th from the El Paso, TX Processing Center (EPPC). The two deported were among the Sikh men seeking asylum who have been [...]

UN: US Force-Feeding Immigrants May Breach Torture Agreement

By Garance Burke, Apnews.com -

The United States could be violating the U.N. Convention Against Torture by force-feeding immigrant detainees on a hunger strike inside an El Paso detention facility, the United Nations human [...]