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latin-x

Meet the Trans Migrants Fighting for Their Sisters in Detention

In the latest episode of LATIN-X, we learn about the daily lives of Latinx trans women on the Arizona border, and their fight for fellow LGBTQ migrants in detention.
Angie Jaime
Sarah Burke
2.21.19
immigration

I Was Pulled Off a Bus and Humiliated by US Border Patrol

The author of a viral Twitter thread talks about how his run-in with aggressive law enforcement officers who he says called him an 'illegal.'
Justin Caffier
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Gamblers Made $270,000 Betting That Trump Would Lie a Bunch in His Address

"We knew we were in trouble early with this one," a bookmaker said.
River Donaghey
1.9.19
immigration

Here's What Would Happen if Trump Declared a National Emergency to Build a Wall

It would set off a legal battle and lead to the executive branch clawing away even more power from Congress. But Trump might get away with it.
Harry Cheadle
1.9.19
OpSec

American Sues US Government For Allegedly Pressuring Him To Unlock His Phone at Airport

CBP and DHS officers allegedly detained a Los Angeles man of Muslim faith for four hours before he boarded a plane, asking him questions and pressuring him to show them the contents of his phone.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
12.18.18
Culture

The Border Crisis Is Wreaking Havoc on the Lives of Cross-Border Students

Students who live in Tijuana and go to school in California have to navigate the migrant caravan and a heavy military presence at the San Ysidro border every day.
Alex Zaragoza
11.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Protesters Chased Mitch McConnell from a Restaurant Chanting 'Turtle Head'

The group shouted at the Senate Majority Leader about the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy.
Drew Schwartz
7.9.18
News

These Guys Canoed Through Lake Erie on a 40-Mile Trek to Canada

We spoke to Ariel Travis, who paddled across a Great Lake for fun.
Allison Tierney
7.6.18
Munchies

This 6-Year-Old’s Lemonade Stand Raised $13,000 for Separated Immigrant Children

When life gives you lemons, raise a ton of money for immigrants.
Ian Burke
6.28.18
latin-x

The Latinx Drag Queens Spearheading HIV Activism on the Border

We went to a Texas border town battling a major HIV epidemic to meet the activists working to educate people about the virus.
VICE Staff
6.22.18
News

Jogger Detained by US for Two Weeks After Accidentally Crossing Canadian Border

Cedella Roman, 19, was jogging along a beach bordering Blaine, Washington, when US border guards apprehended her.
Sarah Berman
6.22.18
News

Oh Good, Drones Have Flamethrowers Now

Just when you thought this hellscape couldn't get any worse.
Drew Schwartz
6.20.18
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