Rape Survivors Seeking Asylum Have to Prove the Rape Happened or Be Deported
We often talk ruefully about how the US judicial system will "put the victim on trial" in sexual assault cases. But when it comes to people applying for asylum in the US, that's literally what happens.
Pregnant, Traumatised and Trapped in Asylum Limbo
A massive backlog of asylum requests has left thousands of people in miserable situations while they wait to hear if they'll be allowed to stay in the US.
LGBTQ Immigrants Go to America for Refuge and End Up in Detention Centres
The United States offers a safe haven for LGBTQ asylum seekers, but when they first arrive, many end up facing abuse in immigrant detention centers.