Border Protection


Internal Email Shows GitHub Plans to Renew ICE Contract

Even though GitHub leadership and others oppose ICE’s child separation policy, an internal email suggests GitHub won’t stop ICE from renewing a contract with the tech company.


18-Year-Old U.S. Citizen Held in Immigration Detention for a Month Has Finally Been Released

Border Protection authorities questioned the authenticity of his Texas ID card, his Social Security card, and a small copy of his birth certificate


Hackers Breach Company That Makes License Plate Readers for U.S. Government

The hacker known as "Boris Bullet-Dodger" has published what appears to be internal data belonging to Perceptics, which provides license plate reader technology for the Mexico border.


Trump Might Make Tourists Hand Over Their Phones and Passwords

The White House is considering new "extreme vetting" measures for anyone who visits the US.


Asylum Seekers Are Having Abortions to Avoid Raising Children in Australian Detention Centers

Conditions are so bad in Australia’s detention centers that some pregnant women say they have no choice but to abort their babies.