asylum

immigration

A Youth Pastor Is Only the 2nd Person under Trump's Remain in Mexico Program to Gain Asylum

Since the policy went into effect almost 8 months ago, some 40,000 have been forced to wait in Mexico while their asylum cases play out.
Gaby Del Valle
2 days ago
immigration

Trump’s New Asylum Ban Will Have an ‘Enormous’ Human Impact

“The ban turns the border into a virtually asylum-free zone. In that way, its scope and impact could be even more largely felt than the Muslim ban.”
Leila Ettachfini
9.12.19
identity-race

The Trump Administration Demoted the US's Top Asylum Official

The move continues the president's assault on the legal immigration system.
Brendan O'Connor
9.5.19
asylum

Democrats Went to Guatemala After Trump's Asylum Deal. They Say it Will Be a Disaster.

Guatemala cannot care for its own people, let alone thousands of others who would be applying for asylum there under Trump's policy.
Matt Laslo
8.14.19
immigration

Stephen Miller Is Trying to Stop Migrants from Getting Past the First Step in the Asylum Process, Report Says

He thinks asylum officials are too soft on migrants and wants Border Patrol to take over, according to emails obtained by NBC News.
Gaby Del Valle
7.30.19
immigration

Why Guatemala's President Inked an Impossible Asylum Deal with Trump

“We don’t think he is negotiating this in the name of Guatemala. We think he is negotiating impunity for him and his family”
Emily Green
7.29.19
immigration

The Trump Administration’s Plan to Effectively End Asylum Is Almost Certainly Illegal

"No one could credibly argue that it is safe for asylum-seekers in Mexico or in Guatemala."
Gaby Del Valle
7.16.19
immigration

Asylum Officers to the U.S. Government: We Did Not Sign Up for This

"Fundamentally contrary to the moral fabric of our nation."
Morgan Baskin
6.27.19
immigration

Trump Can Keep Sending Asylum Seekers to Mexico While They Await Immigration Hearings, Court Rules

The decision by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a previous injunction on the administration's policy
Tim Marcin
5.8.19
Julian Assange

Does Julian Assange Have a Roommate in Jail? A VICE News Investigation

The U.K. Ministry of Justice is highly secretive about where inmates live within prisons like Belmarsh, where Julian Assange will serve a 50-week sentence.
David Uberti
5.4.19
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
immigration

Get ready for more tent cities at the border

Border Patrol is running out of beds. It's about to get a lot worse.
Emily Green
4.26.19
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