“It's more like what you might see, perhaps, in China or Russia,” says Ashley Tabaddor, president of the National Association of Immigration Judges.
Normally, the press can observe immigration court proceedings. But journalists are being turned away from the first asylum hearings in Laredo under the Migrant Protection Protocols.
The director of El Paso's Annunciation House has brought compassion to the front lines of migration for four decades.
A new petition with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights “highlights the reality of the U.S. working hand in glove with the Mexicans to completely shut down bridges.”
If we really care about migrant kids, we can’t stop at ending the obvious atrocity of family separation at the border.
ICE has detained 525 pregnant women since last October, which advocates call part of a troubling trend under Trump.
The Mexican novelist writes that asylum-seekers come to the U.S. not in search of the American dream, but “to wake up from the nightmare into which they were born.”
For decades, residential shelters have operated as humane alternatives to immigrant detention. Could they work on a larger scale?