central american migration
“We are going to stay there until he opens them. Until God touches the heart of Donald Trump.”
Last week, a federal appeals court ordered the release of children from immigration detention centers, but that mandate does not apply to their parents.
A new report from a coalition of immigration lawyers claims that many of the families picked up in immigration raids have valid asylum cases that have yet to be heard.
Immigration judges in Atlanta denied 98 percent of asylum petitions last year—almost twice the national average.
After a 19-year-old Honduran migrant at Riverside High School was captured by immigration agents, attendance reportedly dropped by one-third in several of the school's classes.
We talked to human rights activist and photojournalist Irineo Mujica about the heightened dangers faced by asylum seekers on their journey north.