July 12: A Vigil To End Human Concentration Camps

By Lights for Liberty. -

We are a coalition of people, many of whom are mothers, dedicated to human rights, and the fundamental principle behind democracy that all human beings have a right to life, liberty and [...]

#NoKidsIn Cages

By No Kids In Cages. -

Over 3000 children were separated from their parents at the border. They live in cages. Sleep on the floor. They cry out and are not comforted. They’ve spent an average of 154 days away from [...]

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 [...]

Companies Are Making Money From Child Migrant Camp

By Jerry Iannelli, Miaminewtimes.com -

One of the less reported aspects of the United States deportation system is just how profitable it is. Private, for-profit companies and contractors are paid billions to carry out the [...]

Creating A Global Lost Generation

By Karen J Greenberg, Countercurrents.org -

Halfway through 2018, MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski hurled a mother-to-mother dagger at Ivanka Trump. How, during the very weeks when the headlines were filled with grim news of child separations and [...]

Eight Year Old Boy Dies In Immigrant Detention On Christmas Day

By Nomaan Merchant, Apnews.com -

HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection ordered medical checks on every child in its custody Tuesday after an 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died, marking the second death of an [...]

After 7 Year Old Migrant’s Death US Investigates, Call For End To Child Detention

GENEVA (24 December 2018) ‑ A UN expert* today expressed his deep concern about the death of a seven-year-old Guatemalan migrant girl while she was in the custody of immigration authorities in [...]

HHS Cuts Funds For Cancer Research, HEAD Start & Women’s Shelters For Child Detention

By Caitlin Dickson, Yahoo.com -

The Department of Health and Human Services is diverting millions of dollars in funding from a number of programs, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National [...]

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 [...]