As Barack Obama considers ways to enforce immigration laws "more humanely," VICE News travels to Guatemala to meet a deportee named Ray Jesus, who lives apart from his American wife and 5 American children. When Ray lived in the U.S., he was the family's breadwinner. Now they rely on welfare to get by. It turns out that deporting parents costs much more than the price of a one-way ticket home.
The Obama-era program gave temporary protections to nearly 700,000 so-called “Dreamers” who were brought to the U.S. as young kids.Emma Ockerman
If court reporters or jurors can’t comprehend what Black people are saying in court, these citizens can get screwed.Nicholas Fraccaro
Defund the Police is a movement that’s gaining momentum in the aftermath of the killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor.Joshua Hersh
The move will effectively bring the U.S. immigration system grinding to a halt.Paul Blest, Ani Ucar
“People could start selling their kids. Maybe that’s where this is going.”Lama Al Arian
Doctors in a remote mountain region are even having to borrow oxygen canisters from auto body shops.Stacey Naggiar, Alec Luhn