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Palantir

College Kids Are Vowing Not to Work for Palantir Because of Its ICE Contracts

Hundreds of students across 17 different colleges have signed a petition.
Gaby Del Valle
4 days ago
private prisons

California Just Banned Private Prisons, Including ICE Detention Facilities

The Mesa Verde facility costs taxpayers $119.95 per detainee per day for the first 320 people detained there, according to an advocacy group
Gaby Del Valle
9.12.19
immigration

ICE Put 120 Cubans on a Flight to Havana in Major Deportation Ramp-Up

The large-scale deportation marks a turning point in U.S.-Cuba relations
Gaby Del Valle
9.6.19
face recognition

Our Face Recognition Nightmare Began Decades Ago. Now It’s Expanding

Biometric systems used by ICE to round up migrants and separate families didn’t come from nowhere. They’ve been built over decades by both parties.
Os Keyes
9.4.19
immigration

The Trump Administration Is Taking Millions Away from FEMA for More ICE Beds

Instead of getting congressional approval, DHS sent a notice saying the administration has the authority because of extraordinary circumstances.
Gaby Del Valle
8.27.19
immigration

ICE Keeps Arresting Prominent Immigration Activists. They Think They’re Being Targeted.

“We’re inclined to believe that this is an attack on the organizing we’re doing."
Gaby Del Valle
8.24.19
rights

The Shocking Cruelty of Indefinite Detention

Formerly detained migrants describe what would happen if the Flores settlement were dismantled.
Leila Ettachfini
8.23.19
immigration

Republicans Spent Months on a North Carolina Law to Force Sheriffs to Cooperate with ICE. The Governor Just Killed It.

State Republicans spent months trying to pass the bill.
Gaby Del Valle
8.22.19
Palantir

ICE Just Renewed Its Contract With Palantir

Despite organized protests around the country, Immigration and Customs Enforcement just renewed its contract with Peter Thiel’s data aggregation and surveillance company.
Caroline Haskins
8.20.19
rights

The Jews Organizing Against ICE to Stop Concentration Camps

Across the country, Jews have been relentlessly mobilizing against ICE to prove that when they say Never Again, they mean it.
Leila Ettachfini
8.20.19
immigration

This Mississippi Chicken Plant Just Held a Jobs Fair to Replace Workers Snatched Up by ICE

“To be honest, the plant can’t move without them,” said one applicant, a veteran of Koch plants.
Gaby Del Valle
8.13.19
Tech news

Old Sailor Logs Show How Frighteningly Fast the Arctic Is Losing Ice

Using records from early 20th century ships, researchers are peering into the Arctic’s past to understand the present.
Maddie Stone
8.13.19
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