homeland security

The Squad

Yes, Trump Actually Just Called the Squad "Racist"

This week feels a lot like last week
Emma Ockerman
7.22.19
border patrol

AOC to DHS Secretary: “Did You See the Photoshopped Images of My Violent Rape?”

The images are among a trove of offensive posts in the secret Facebook group of Border Patrol staff
Kelly Vinett
7.19.19
Immigrant deaths

Democrats Had to Clarify They Didn't, In Fact, Accuse DHS Secretary of Murdering Migrants

The acting DHS head suggested more funding could’ve prevented the deaths of five migrant children under the government’s watch since December.
Emma Ockerman
5.22.19
White Nationalism

The Idaho GOP is helping an alt-right YouTube star marry her Austrian white nationalist boyfriend

Martin Sellner says he lost his travel privileges after being investigated for his ties to the mosque mass shooter in Christchurch.
Tess Owen
4.30.19
immigration

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

Emma Ockerman
4.30.19
secret service

Trump has pushed out the Secret Service director

Randolph “Tex” Alles announced his departure one day after DHS chief Kirstjen Nielsen.
Elizabeth Landers
4.8.19
immigration

Trump was just blocked from making asylum seekers wait in Mexico

Rex Santus
4.8.19
homeland security

The Stephen Millers of the world aren't happy about the guy now leading DHS

Immigration hard-liners are less than thrilled with Kevin McAleenan.
Tess Owen
4.8.19
Border

"Thousands" more troops are being sent to the U.S.-Mexico border

The additional deployment comes as unauthorized border crossings have hit record lows
Tess Owen
1.30.19
government shutdown

The government shutdown happened. Here's what it means.

The Senate is scheduled to resume talks on Saturday.
Miranda Levingston
12.22.18
immigration

Everything we know about the 7-year-old girl who died in Border Patrol custody

Twenty-four hours after she and her father turned themselves in at the border, the girl was dead.
Tess Owen
12.14.18
immigration

ICE arrests at workplaces skyrocketed 640% this year

Arrests for immigration offenses were double the number for criminal offenses
Tess Owen
12.13.18
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