asylum seekers

immigration

Asylum seekers come to the U.S. fleeing poverty. Trump wants to charge them an entry fee.

Emma Ockerman
5.1.19
immigration

Here's how Trump might get more extreme on immigration after his DHS purge

The president has said he wants to get “tougher” on immigration. Here's what that could mean for migrants and asylum-seekers.
Emily Green
4.10.19
News

British Airways Is Still Complicit in Deporting LGBTQ Asylum Seekers

I watched activists crash an airline gala to chant "deportation contracts make us sick" and hand out sick bags to 200 guests, including the CEO of British Airways.
Oscar Rickett
2.4.19
immigration

The U.S. is sending new asylum seekers back to Mexico starting today, reports say

Thousands of migrants already waiting in Tijuana are suffering amid overcrowding and strained resources.
Emma Ockerman
1.25.19
immigration

What Trump 'Closing the Border' Might Actually Look Like

The president seems to want to stop asylum seekers from coming to the US—which could spark legal challenges and cause problems at the border.
Harry Cheadle
11.28.18
italy

Italy won't let these migrants off a rescue boat unless the EU takes them in

“Some of them have suffered several months, if not over a one year, of imprisonment in Libya's detention camps.”
Tim Hume
8.21.18
migrants

Asylum seekers in Toronto are being moved to hotels because of shelter shortages

They're being kicked out of university dorms to make way for students.
Tamara Khandaker
8.1.18
migration

Toronto's former police chief Bill Blair is now in charge of Canada’s border security

Bill Blair’s new job will be to tackle “irregular migration” along the U.S.-Canada border.
Rachel Browne
7.18.18
politics

Conservatives Pull ‘Racist’ Attack Ad Featuring Black Man Crossing Into Canada

The dog whistles are getting easier and easier to hear these days.
Mack Lamoureux
7.18.18
refugee crisis

Is this illegal?

We fact checked the claim that asylum seekers are crossing "illegally" into Canada.
Tamara Khandaker
7.10.18
politics

Doug Ford's been on a canceling spree this week

A look back at what his first seven days as premier have delivered.
Osobe Waberi
7.6.18
Syria

Seven Years of Syria

VICE traveled to the Syria-Lebanon border to meet teen refugees whose youth has been destroyed by war.
Maddison Connaughton
4.17.18
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