immigration policy

Views My Own

America Is No Longer a Safe Country and We Should Say So

Canada has a responsibility to call out industrialised child abuse and defend the rights of asylum seekers.
Drew Brown
6.19.18
immigration

Britain's Immigration Policy Is Just as Draconian as Donald Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

Trump’s revised travel ban is yet to come into effect, but Theresa May has already built a wall, deported Muslims and thrown innocent people into detention centres.
Joe Zadeh
3.14.17
Stuff

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.
Meredith Hoffman
11.2.16
News

You Should Be Able to Immigrate to America If You Have a Really Good Idea for a Startup

A new policy could give immigrants leeway to stay in America if they're working on a successful startup company.
Ted Hesson
9.8.16
Stuff

Inside the Black Market for Fake Green Cards

For roughly $200, you can get a counterfeit green card that's almost as good as the real deal.
Serena Solomon
3.16.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Mark Zuckerberg Wants the Supreme Court to Uphold Obama's Immigration Policy

The Facebook founder and other tech leaders signed a court brief asking the Supreme Court to side with President Obama in letting some undocumented immigrants stay in America.
Arielle Pardes
3.9.16
News

The Fight to Keep Sanctuary Cities for Undocumented Immigrants in Wisconsin

A proposed bill could threaten "sanctuary" policies that protect the state's undocumented immigrants from deportation.
Kalee Thompson
3.4.16
News

The US Government Is Spending Millions to Illegally Lock Up Immigrant Families

Private prison companies are reaping in government cash to run detention centers for immigrant families, despite a court ruling ordering the Obama administration to close the controversial facilities.
Meredith Hoffman
8.14.15
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Breaking Down the Republican War Against Legal Immigration in America

After years of trying to crack down on undocumented immigrants, some GOP presidential hopefuls are trying to broaden the fight against foreign workers.
Meredith Hoffman
7.28.15
Vice Blog

What Do Londoners Think 'Get Australian' Actually Means?

In the lead up to the British general election, anti-immigrationists are calling on the nation to "get Australian" with border policy. We asked some people in the street what they think this means.
VICE Staff
4.22.15
News

Europe or Die: Our Documentary About the Migrant Crisis

An in-depth look at the situation playing out in the Mediterranean.
VICE News
4.21.15
News

Talking to Deported Immigrants Through the Fence at the US/Mexico Border

Between immigration stories blaring on the news and hostile protests in border towns, it can be easy to forget that the immigrants who have traveled to America are actual human beings.
Shanrah Wakefield
8.5.14