migrant

immigration

Border Patrol Agent Who Called Migrants “Savages” Pleads Guilty After Hitting Guatemalan with Truck

The agent admitted to intentionally hitting a Guatemalan migrant with a truck.
Kelly Vinett
8.13.19
immigration

Border Protection Officers Turned Away a Pregnant Migrant. Then a U.S. Senator Stepped In.

A pregnant Mexican woman suffering from a life-threatening medical complication tried to enter the U.S. to plead asylum.
Gaby Del Valle
7.29.19
immigration

A Congressional Tour of Border Patrol Stations Just “Went Off the Rails”

“CBP was resistant to our requests for information."
Gaby Del Valle
7.1.19
immigration

DHS is finally getting rid of those cages for kids it says were totally not cages

DHS has been doing gymnastics about what to call the fenced-in holding pens.
Emma Ockerman
4.30.19
immigration

This woman fled Liberia's civil war 20 years ago. Trump's policies could force her to leave the U.S.

Liberian immigrants covered by DED will become undocumented after March 31 when their legal status expires.
Milena Mikael-Debass
3.25.19
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

Her daughter was allegedly murdered by an undocumented farmhand. She took in a Mexican teen who worked with him.

President Donald Trump used the death of Mollie Tibbetts as a rallying cry for his tough immigration policies.
Emma Ockerman
12.28.18
immigration

"The family chose to cross illegally": The Trump administration isn't taking responsibility for a migrant child's death

White House Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley called the death a “horrific, tragic situation” — which wasn’t the administration’s fault.
Miranda Levingston
12.14.18
News

Sweet Baby Jesus Detained by US in Church’s Protest

Happy Fourth of July!
Allison Tierney
7.4.18
immigration

Trying to reunite families is total chaos for immigration lawyers

Already overloaded immigration lawyers worry that some families may never be reunited.
Carter Sherman
6.23.18
FRANCE

“Le Spiderman” will be made a French citizen after heroically rescuing a dangling child

"I told him that in recognition of this act of heroism he would be regularized as soon as possible and that the Paris fire brigade was ready to welcome him."
David Gilbert
5.28.18
Refugee

Refugee Girls Traveling on Their Own Face 'Extreme' Abuse and Exploitation

"It's becoming the norm for children to face these terrible risks on the route, and it's just unacceptable."
Sirin Kale
9.12.17
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