Trump Administration Plans To Detain Immigrant Minors Indefinitely

By Ilana Novick, Truthdig.com -

NBC reported Thursday that the Department of Homeland Security has proposed a new regulation that will allow U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to detain immigrant minors and their parents [...]

Abused Asylum-Seekers Launch Legal Battle Against ICE And Its “Concentration Camp” Prisons

By Elliott Gabriel, Mintpressnews.com -

ADELANTO, CALIFORNIA – A group of refugees from Central America, who faced beatings and abuse while detained at a California detention center last year, are pursuing legal action in hopes of [...]

Feds Crack Down On Volunteers Helping Migrants Survive The Arizona Desert

By Jorge Rivas, Colorlines.com -

Nine humanitarian volunteers with the group No More Deaths are facing federal charges after leaving water bottles for migrants in the Arizona desert. They are charged with misdemeanors for [...]

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 [...]

Recent Supreme Court Ruling Gums Up Immigration Courts

By Amy Taxin, AP.org -

LOS ANGELES—Immigration courts from Boston to Los Angeles have been experiencing fallout from a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision that has caused some deportation orders to be tossed and cases [...]

Abused Asylum-Seekers Launch Legal Battle Against ICE And Its “Concentration Camp” Prisons

By Elliott Gabriel, Mintpressnews.com -

ADELANTO, CALIFORNIA – A group of refugees from Central America, who faced beatings and abuse while detained at a California detention center last year, are pursuing legal action in hopes of [...]

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, [...]

How Facebook’s Political AD Verification Policy Stifles Immigration Activists

By Massoud Hayoun, Psmag.com -

The social media company says it's working to resolve concerns that the policy will silence countless activists, particularly undocumented people decrying the Trump administration. Immigrant [...]

Tech Workers and Flight Attendants Resist Immigrant Family Separation

By Chris Brooks, Labornotes.org -

ICE depends on a lot of people's work, not just its agents'. Software engineers and flight attendants who took a stand added their efforts to a national push that got the Trump administration to [...]

FBI Pressed Detained Anti-ICE Activist For Information On Protests, Offering Immigration Help

By Cora Currier, Theintercept.com -

ON FRIDAY, after Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested a longtime U.S. resident protesting against ICE in San Antonio, Texas, the FBI stepped in for an interrogation, telling the [...]

#OccupyICE Movement Grows Momentum In Colorado

By Staff, Unicornriot.ninja -

There was a rally of more than 100 people coinciding with the blockade, and providing water, food, songs and chants, and support to the blockade participants. The large crowd was met with [...]

Judge John D. Bates: 5 Fast Facts You Need To Know

By Kate Prengel, Heavy.com -

John D Bates is the federal district judge who has ordered the Trump administration to reinstate the DACA program within 20 days. DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is the program [...]

Crew Walks Off Job After Racist Boss Fires Latino Coworkers: ‘We Rise Together Homie’

By Micah Uetricht, Jacobin -

US labor history is full of moments of tremendous drama and upheaval. That history is riveting stuff, but getting a raw, unfiltered view of the human drama of workers fighting their bosses on the [...]

Federal Court Of Appeals Rules Trump Order on ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Is Illegal

By Sudhin Thanawala, Associated Press -

President Donald Trump’s executive order threatening to withhold funding from “sanctuary cities” that limit cooperation with immigration authorities is unconstitutional, but a judge went too far [...]

Let Me Tell You What Forced Separation Feels Like

By Nicole Braun, Otherwords.org -

The recent images of immigrant children in cages are incredibly painful to digest. Still, many people seem to forget that the U.S. has a long track record of forcibly separating families, whether [...]