Mimi Dwyer

immigration

“Thank You For Taking Care of My Daughter”: Ordinary Mississippians Are Helping Families Shattered by Mass ICE Raids

“The kids were tired. They were sitting alone on the side of the road. I was like, ‘This is crazy.’”
Gaby Del Valle
Mimi Dwyer
8.9.19
immigration

The Trump Administration is Converting a Former “Man Camp” in Texas into a Shelter for Migrant Kids

Once used to house workers from the Eagle Ford Shale oil fields, it will be converted to house up to 1,600 migrant children.
Mimi Dwyer
6.7.19
immigration

“You Can't Give a Friend a Hug": the Alleged Prison-like Conditions at the Largest U.S. Migrant Children’s Shelter

Attorneys for the Center for Human Rights & Constitutional Law filed a motion Friday that alleges “prison-like” conditions and questionable medical treatment at the facility.
Mimi Dwyer
Alexander Stockton
5.31.19
immigration

Exclusive: The U.S. used suspect evidence to push young Bangladeshi migrants into adult detention

Immigration agencies moved dozens of people from children's facilities, sometimes using weak evidence, a VICE News investigation has found.
Mimi Dwyer
4.30.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

What life is like after release from ICE detention

VICE News follows a recently released migrant as she navigates life in the U.S.
Mimi Dwyer
Roberto Daza
Jika Gonzalez
4.27.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Yale students aren't surprised their school was at the center of the college admissions scandal

Here's what Yale students from different socioeconomic classes have to say about the college admissions scandal.
Antonia Hylton
Mimi Dwyer
3.23.19
immigration

CEO of Southwest Key, the largest network of shelters for migrant children in the U.S., has resigned

Juan Sanchez founded the company in 1987.
Antonia Hylton
Lindsay Van Dyke
Mimi Dwyer
3.11.19
immigration

Kids held in Trump's tent city in Tornillo tell us what it was really like

"I don't think I can erase it from my life."
Mimi Dwyer
1.25.19
immigration

Inside the teardown of Trump's infamous tent city for migrant kids

Tornillo is being torn down, and fast.
Mimi Dwyer
1.8.19
immigration

Exclusive: Workers in tent city for migrant children are not getting FBI fingerprint background checks

More than 2,000 workers in the tent city in Tornillo, Texas, have not received FBI background checks, even those directly caring for children.
Mimi Dwyer
Belle Cushing
11.27.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Progressives unseated all 59 Republican judges up for re-election in Houston in the midterms

Houston just elected 19 black women and a socialist to their county courts.
Josh Hersh
Mimi Dwyer
11.14.18
immigration

The U.S. is checking immigrant kids' teeth to see if they actually belong in adult detention

ICE and ORR are using controversial dental science and race studies to figure out how old kids are.
Mimi Dwyer
Belle Cushing
Antonia Hylton
10.11.18
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