Community Stopped ICE From Using Airport To Deport Thousands Of Immigrants

By Lena Elmeligy, In These Times. -

On April 23, the government of King County, Washington released an executive order expressing the intention to ban deportation flights from passing through King County International Airport - [...]

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 [...]

It Is Time We Cast All Medals Into Spearheads Of Revolution!

By Pia Klemp on her Facebook Page -

Mrs. Hidalgo, you want to get my medal for my solidarian action in the Mediterranean Sea, because our crews work to rescue migrants from difficult conditions on a daily basis. At the same time [...]

The ‘Gilets Noirs’: The Undocumented Migrant Movement In France

By Luke Butterly, Versobooks.com -

With France marking six months of ‘yellow vest’ rallies and civil unrest, a new movement is making itself heard. The Gilets Noirs, the largest collective of undocumented migrants in France, have [...]

‘We Are Running Concentration Camps’: Images From El Paso Stir Outrage Over Migrant Treatment

By Eoin Higgins, Commondreams.org -

Hundreds of migrants are being held by border agents in a fenced in encampment under a bridge in El Paso, leading to anger and accusations that the American government is holding people in [...]

Scaling Social Justice: A Latinx Immigrant Worker Co-op Franchise Model

By Emma Yorra, Nonprofitquarterly.org -

Araceli Dominguez, an immigrant housecleaner living in Staten Island, New York, has a lot to be proud of. She is a founding member of a local branch of Brightly®, a worker-owned cleaning [...]

Immigrants Aren’t The Emergency

By Sarah Schulz, Otherwords.org -

Midland, Michigan, where my husband and I are raising our two young children, is a small town surrounded by rural communities. Many of us living here have seen, generation-by-generation, that [...]

Nation’s Top Teachers Will Hold ‘Teach In’ at Child Detention Camp

By Madeline Will, Portside.org -

In February, educators will gather outside a massive detention camp for migrant children and stage a 24-hour "teach in." The upcoming protest at the Tornillo, Texas detention camp is organized by [...]

California Judge Blocks Trump Administration Effort To End Protections For Some Immigrants

By Robert Jablon and Sudhin Thanawala, AP.org -

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A judge on Wednesday blocked the Trump administration from ending protections that allowed immigrants from four countries to live and work legally in the United States, [...]

Rural America Stands Up For Immigrants

By Justin Vest, Otherwords.org -

This summer, people gathered in cities throughout the country to protest our government’s separation and incarceration of immigrant families. In Alabama, hundreds of local residents came together [...]

Hundreds Arrested In DC Protesting Immigrant Detention, Child Separation

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Protests against the zero-tolerance policy on immigration that has resulted in children being imprisoned without their parents, going to court without an adult and families being detained have [...]

#OccupyICE Spreads Across The Nation

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Occupy ICE is taking off throughout the nation. We have reported on protests outside of ICE in Portland and in New York City, now these protests are becoming known as #OccupyICE and are spreading [...]

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Protested At Restaruarant

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was unable to have dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington, DC as people discovered her presence and started chanting against her for her stand [...]

The U.S. Has Been Breaking Up Families For Years

By Brian Sonenstein, Mintpress News -

ICE under Obama averaged 309,887 arrests per year from 2009-2012, while ICE under Trump averaged 139,553 in 2017. Obama set records between 2008 and 2014 with the number of people arrested and [...]

One In Four Children Live In Immigrant Families

By Samantha Artiga and Anthony Damico, Kff.org -

President Trump has intensified national debate about immigration by implementing policies to enhance immigration enforcement and restrict legal immigration. Recent findings show that the climate [...]

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