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ICE Raids Are Coming to 9 Major Cities on Sunday. Here's What You Need to Know.

They're meant to target 2,000 undocumented immigrants who have received deportation orders but will likely result in “collateral” deportations
Emma Ockerman
7.12.19
ICE raids

“It’s Gonna Be EPIC!” Internal Emails Show ICE Agents Were Amped for Massive Raid

Emma Ockerman
7.3.19
immigration

A 2-Year-Old Migrant Girl Has Gone Missing in the Rio Grande River

Her mother, who is from Haiti, was apprehended near the Texas town of Del Rio
Emma Ockerman
7.3.19
immigration

Migrant Detention Centers Are Getting Slammed with Mumps and Chickenpox

Since September, U.S. immigration officials have quarantined 5,200 adult migrants due to ongoing disease outbreaks
Emma Ockerman
6.14.19
immigration

The Trump administration is going to DNA-test families at the border

Only 1% of groups apprehended at the border have lied about being related or claimed someone older than 18 as a child.
Carter Sherman
5.1.19
immigration

Asylum seekers come to the U.S. fleeing poverty. Trump wants to charge them an entry fee.

Emma Ockerman
4.30.19
immigration

Here's how Trump might get more extreme on immigration after his DHS purge

The president has said he wants to get “tougher” on immigration. Here's what that could mean for migrants and asylum-seekers.
Emily Green
4.9.19
immigration

Trump was just blocked from making asylum seekers wait in Mexico

Rex Santus
4.8.19
immigration

Top Republicans are warning Trump not to close the border

“It’s part of the way he negotiates, but I’m not sure that’s a particularly good idea"
Rex Santus
4.3.19
immigration

ICE must release 9 babies in Texas detention facility, advocates say

The South Texas facility holding babies under 1 is about an hour’s drive from a center that’s equipped to provide specialized medical services
Emma Ockerman
3.1.19
asylum seekers

Trump policy requiring asylum seekers to stay in Mexico challenged in court

"Asylum seekers who are attacked, kidnapped, or killed in Mexico will be wholly unable to pursue their asylum applications.”
Emily Green
2.15.19
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I Watched Activists Crash an Airline Gala to Protest Deporting LGBTQ Asylum Seekers

The British activists chanted "deportation contracts make us sick" as they handed out barf bags to 200 guests, including the CEO of British Airways.
Oscar Rickett
2.4.19
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