Public Letter And Demands From A Kemper Museum Employee

By Staff, Shutdownicenow.org -

Since August 15th, I have not felt comfortable or safe at work due to ongoing efforts made by the museum board, executive staff members, and administration staff to diminish and inaccurately [...]

ICE Agent Opens Fire on Immigrants Outside a South Nashville Grocery Store

By Staff, Latinorebels.com -

NASHVILLE — On Thursday September 5, 2019, an Immigration Customs and Enforcement agent approached three men in a white work van parked in the Food Lion located in Antioch, TN. The Food Lion [...]

Document Reveals The FBI Is Tracking Border Protest Groups As Extremist Organizations

By Jana Winter and Hunter Walker, Yahoo.com -

The FBI has gathered intelligence from people with “direct access” to the organizations and is monitoring their social media, according to the document,  called an “external intelligence note,” [...]

Get Ready For Unnatural Disasters This Hurricane Season

By Jill Richardson, Otherwords.org -

Donald Trump discusses immigration as if the benefits of residence in the U.S. are a pie. When immigrants get more, the people who were already here get less. In general, that’s not true. When [...]

“Dirtbag,” “Savages,” “Subhuman”: A Border Agent’s Hateful Career And The Crime That Finally Ended It

By AC Thompson, Blackagendareport.com -

It was late November 2017, and Matthew Bowen, a veteran Border Patrol agent, was seething. A fellow Border Patrol agent in Texas had just been found dead in the field, and Bowen was certain [...]

How ICE Blurs The Line Between Enforcement Of Civil Immigration Violations And Enforcement Of Criminal Laws

By Joan Friedland, Nilc.org -

When Congress heads back to Washington, DC, after its long August recess, it will resume the ongoing debate over how many taxpayer dollars the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) should be [...]

‘Trump Is Literally Deporting Kids With Cancer’

By Clark Mindock, Independent.co.uk -

US immigration services have informed families struggling with HIV, cancer, cerebral palsy and other conditions they must leave in 33 days The Trump administration has ended a policy that allows [...]

Immigrant, Anti-ICE, Anti-Police & Solidarity Activists To Rally At Greyhound Bus Station To Demand: ICE OFF OUR BUSES!

By Staff, Fightformigrants.org -

A coalition of pro-migrant, labor, anti-police brutality, and progressive activists are coming together to rally at Port Authority on August 23 to demand that Greyhound Corporation end [...]

What It’s Like To Grow Up Hunted

By Josue De Luna Navarro, Otherwords.org -

When I was just 10, I already knew what it was like to plan for a future without my parents. It was a quiet Sunday night when my dad told me to hide in a closet — and stay there until he said to [...]

Open Borders: A Progressive Response To The Immigration Crisis

By Harry Targ, Heartlandradical.blogspot.com -

People migrate from one place to another for a variety of reasons. A good part of that migration has to do with international relations, national economies, and the increasingly globalized [...]

ICE: You’re Not Welcome In The South

By Justin Vest, Otherwords.org -

Last week, I dropped my kids off for their first day of school in our small Alabama town of not even 7,000 people. The kids were excited, but I was a nervous wreck. My kids — ages 8 and 11 — are [...]

‘Let Them Go!’: Tears, Shock Over ICE Raids At Mississippi Food Processing Plants

By Rogelio Solis and Jeff Amy, Clarionledger.com -

MORTON — U.S. immigration officials raided numerous Mississippi food processing plants Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers in what marked the largest workplace sting in at least a [...]

Resistance To Private Prison Industry Mounts Amid Debate Over Trump’s Immigration Detention Policies

By Lauren-Brooke "L.B." Eisen, Brennancenter.org -

Controversy over immigration policy is shining an unwelcome spotlight on the private prison industry, which runs detention facilities that house tens of thousands of immigrants. The private [...]

ICE Contracts Are Booming. See Which Vendors Are In Your State.

By Staff, Readsludge.com -

Companies and other entities that make money from Immigration and Customs Enforcement contracts are flush in 2019, thanks to President Trump's harsh immigration operation. On July 24, Sens. Chuck [...]

Seattle, WA: Rolling Picket Shuts Down ICE Profiteers

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

On July 26th a lively rolling picket of over 40 people marched through downtown Seattle, shutting down bank branches and occupying the lobbies of investment firm offices. HSBC, U.S. Bank, [...]