Selling Ourselves For Safety: A Look At the Migration Industrial Complex

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The climate crisis, wars, violent states and economic crashes are driving migration around the world and in this capitalist global environment, it is no surprise that a profiteering industrial [...]

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 [...]

Forced Sterilization Is Nothing New To Criminalized People In The US

By Jenn M. Jackson, Truthout. -

The United States has long used citizenship status and perceived criminality as a means to determine whether individuals deserve basic human rights. This week’s egregious allegations of mass [...]

Nurse Alleges Forced Sterilizations, Medical Malpractice At Immigrant Detention Center

By Niles Niemuth, WSWS. -

A whistleblower complaint filed on behalf of a nurse who worked at an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center in southern Georgia until July alleges that a number of immigrant [...]

Central Oregonians Stall ICE Bus With Impromptu Protest

By Emily Cureton, OPB.org. -

An attempt by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers to detain two men in Bend did not go as planned Wednesday afternoon, after hundreds of protesters stalled the action for more than 10 [...]

Activists Camp At State House For Giving Undocumented Immigrants Driver’s Licenses

By Lucas Phillips, Boston Globe. -

Two groups urging state legislators to include a provision that would allow undocumented immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses have been encamped outside the State House gates since Friday [...]

GEO Group’s ICE Jail Lies To Immigration Lawyer

By Alex Binder, Unicorn Riot. -

Aurora, CO — On the morning of June 30, 2020, Pablo Mackleen Grijalva’s lawyer tried to contact him at the GEO Group’s ICE jail where he is detained, but to her shock, the officer on the phone [...]

Immigrants Making PPE Strike After Co-Worker Dies Of COVID

By Mike Elk, Payday Report. -

Today, Mexican immigrants making personal protective equipment LSL Healthcare in the suburbs of Chicago walked off the job, shutting down production as the workers demand paid time off to go into [...]

Federal Judge Orders ICE To Release Four Immigrants At Risk Of COVID-19

By The Lawyer's Committee For Civil Rights. -

San Francisco - A federal judge has ordered the release of four immigrants detained in two ICE detention centers in California on the grounds that their age and medical conditions make them [...]

Protesters Decry Delhi Violence Outside London’s Indian Embassy

By Red Revolution. -

Protesters gathered outside the Indian Embassy in London on Saturday, to decry the ongoing violence in New Delhi as well as the policies of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government. “I [...]

President Trump Expands Anti-Muslim Travel Ban To Thirteen Countries

By Kevin Reed, WSWS -

Trump signed an executive order on February 31, 2020 that imposes travel restrictions on six more countries with large Muslim populations, bringing the total number of nations under the US travel [...]

Threats to Due Process In US Immigration Courts

By Katherine Hawkins, POGO -

The immigration court system has a long history of imperfectly meeting due process requirements, even though the due process clause of the Constitution applies to removal proceedings. There is a [...]

After 68 Days, Hunger Strikers In ICE Custody Are On The Brink Of Death

By Mike Ludwig, Truthout. -

New Orleans, Louisiana — With hunger strikes sweeping immigration jails across the country, two Indian asylum seekers protesting their incarceration at a remote Immigration and Customs [...]

Palantir’s Technology Used In Mississippi ICE Raids

By Mijente.net. -

Palantir’s FALCON Tipline software tool, a tool it sells to the Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) division of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), was used in the Mississippi raids [...]