Immigration detention Canada

12.12.16

Welcome to Stewart Detention Center, the Black Hole of America's Immigration System

At Stewart, roughly 1,700 men wait to find out whether they'll be deported from the United States. Chances are, they will be.

7.14.16

Child Migrants Will Be Released from Family Detention Centers, But What About Their Parents?

Last week, a federal appeals court ordered the release of children from immigration detention centers, but that mandate does not apply to their parents.

10.16.15

The Number of Ways in Which Australia Has Failed Female Refugees Is Staggering

We need to decide if we're actually going to do something about systemic violence against women, or just act like it.

9.11.15

How Australia Legalized Indefinite Detention on the High Seas

After two weeks on the water, a boat carrying asylum seekers was intercepted by Australian authorities. Its passengers were transferred to a naval vessel where they remained under guard for 29 days.

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