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Immigration

  1. power
    Julian Castro Escorts LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Across Mexico-U.S. BorderBut hours after the group was told their cases were reviewed, they were returned to Mexico.
  2. politics
    Trump Denies Demanding a ‘Moot Stuffed with Alligators’The ridiculousness of Trump’s border patrol ideas belies the cruelty of his whims, and the complicity of his staff who leaked them.
  3. power
    Trump’s Border Solutions Included Snake Moats, Shooting Migrants’ Legs: ReportMore evidence of the president’s internal conflict between stupidity and evil.
  4. power
    Incoming Harvard Freshman Deported Over His Friends’ Social-Media PostsIsmail B. Ajjawi, 17, was stopped at Boston’s Logan Airport, held for eight hours, and then told his visa had been revoked.
  5. immigration
    Children Left Alone and Terrified After Massive ICE RaidAfter ICE arrested hundreds of immigrants, some children came out of school with no idea where their parents were.
  6. climate change
    UN Releases Scary New Report on Food Shortages Caused by Climate ChangeA new report from the UN says that humanity may soon be unable to feed itself due to climate change.
  7. immigration
    U.S. Teen Lost 26 Pounds After Being Wrongfully Detained in Border FacilityFrancisco Galicia was stopped at a CBP checkpoint on his way to a soccer event — and held in “inhumane” conditions for nearly a month.
  8. power
    Neighbors Formed a Human Chain to Protect a Man and His Son From ICE Agents“I know they’re gonna come back,” a neighbor said. “And when they come back, we’re coming back.”
  9. immigration
    A 3-Year-Old Migrant Was Told to Choose Which Parent Can Stay in the U.S.“The agent asked her who she wanted to go with, mom or dad.”
  10. fashion
    Rihanna Wears ‘Immigrant’ T-Shirt for Fourth of JulyThe message was lost on no one.
  11. give me shelter
    Trump’s Rape of America, and Other Greek TragediesSearching the classics to make sense of asylum, hubris, and democracy itself.
  12. power
    Lawmakers Report Cruel, Dehumanizing Conditions at the Border“Officers were keeping women in cells with no water and had told them to drink out of the toilets.”
  13. immigration
    This Secret Facebook Group for Border Patrol Officials Is Absolutely HorrifyingMembers made fun of dead migrants and posted sexually violent jokes about Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, according to a new report.
  14. so you want to be president
    Julián Castro Is an Underrated CandidateAt the first Democratic primary debates, the former mayor of San Antonio proved that he deserves more attention than he’s getting.
  15. politics
    The Story Behind the Viral Photo of a Drowned Migrant Father and ToddlerThe photo has been compared to a 2015 image of a drowned Syrian boy that drew attention to the refugee crisis.
  16. a million rihannas
    Rihanna Takes a Stand for Immigrants: ‘Everyone Out Here Is Just Like Me’“A million Rihannas out there getting treated like dirt.”
  17. immigration
    5,200 Migrants in ICE Detention Exposed to Mumps and Chicken PoxSince September, 297 cases of mumps have been confirmed among people in ICE custody.
  18. the cut on tuesdays
    One Immigrant Mother’s Long Journey Back to her KidsA caravan, an icebox, and shackles on an airplane — on this week’s Cut podcast.
  19. migrant children
    A 2-Year-Old Migrant Boy Has Died in Federal CustodyHe is the fourth migrant child to die in U.S. custody since December.
  20. immigration
    The Heartbreaking Story Behind a 16-Year-Old Boy Who Died in U.S. CustodyJuan de León Gutiérrez’s parents say he left Guatemala hoping to earn money to buy his family food.
  21. immigration
    An 11-Year-Old Girl Could Be Deported Without Her FamilyThe child might be sent back to El Salvador all by herself due to a clerical error.
  22. cages and camps
    The Trump Administration Is Caging Hundreds of Migrants Under a BridgeThe U.S. government is holding hundreds of people — including babies — in an underpass surrounded by wire fencing.
  23. politics
    10-Year-Old Boy Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in U.S. Custody, Lawsuit SaysThe Guatemalan child was forcibly separated from his father and detained for nearly a year.
  24. power
    9-Year-Old Girl Detained at Border for Giving ‘Inconsistent Information’Customs and Border Protection held Julia Isabel Amparo Medina for 32 hours by herself.
  25. family separation
    Kirstjen Nielsen’s Testimony About the Border Was an Utter EmbarrassmentShe claimed ignorance on many of the most damning questions.
  26. human rights
    ICE Releases 12 Infants From Detention After Outcry“Every mother I spoke to said that her child was sick in some way,” said an immigration rights advocate.
  27. human rights
    Nearly 30 Women Have Miscarried While Detained by ICE Since 2017A new report reveals that of the 1,655 pregnant women detained by the agency, 28 of them miscarried while in custody.
  28. human rights
    24-Year-Old Woman Delivers Stillborn Baby in ICE CustodyDays after the 24-year-old went into premature labor, she was released from ICE detention.
  29. child abuse
    Thousands of Migrant Children Were Reportedly Sexually Abused in U.S. CustodyThis was over the course of just four years, per a government report.
  30. 2019 grammys
    The Grammys Opened With a Hidden Message About the Border Wall“Build Bridges Not Walls” was promptly placed in the opening performance.
  31. immigration
    CBP Apologizes for ‘Grilling’ BuzzFeed Employee About Trump CoverageBuzzFeed News’ David Mack tweeted about the exchange after being questioned at JFK airport.
  32. power
    Comedian Says CBP Agents Pulled Him Off a Bus, Called Him ‘Illegal’“I have never felt as terrible as I did today,” Mohanad Elshieky wrote on Twitter.
  33. immigration
    Thousands More Migrant Kids May Have Been Torn From Their Families at the BorderThe Trump administration was quietly separating families for a year, according to a new government report.
  34. politics
    Trump Gives Hateful Speech Beside Photo of His Immigrant MomDuring his anti-immigration address about the border, the president failed to notice the irony.
  35. immigration
    Everything We Know About the 8-Year-Old Migrant Boy Who Died in U.S. CustodyAn autopsy revealed that Felipe Alonzo-Gomez died from the flu.
  36. immigration
    The Chilling Cruelty of the ‘Iceboxes’ at the BorderMigrant women and children are being held for days in freezing-cold cells.
  37. immigration
    Everything We Know About the 7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Who Died in U.S. CustodyJakelin Caal died after waiting over an hour-and-a-half for medical care.
  38. politics
    Government Blames Death of 7-Year-Old Migrant on Parents“Once again, we are begging parents to not put themselves or their children at risk attempting to enter illegally.”
  39. immigration
    A Migrant Child Died of Dehydration in U.S. Custody Hours After She Was DetainedShe appeared to have gone without food or water for days, CBP said.
  40. immigration
    When You Can’t Go Forward and You Can’t Go BackThe Cut went to Tijuana and spoke to five women fleeing poverty, domestic abuse, and gang violence in Central America.
  41. the cut on tuesdays
    Listen to the Stories of Women Who Traveled With the Migrant CaravanThis week’s episode of The Cut on Tuesdays podcast.
  42. immigration
    Trump Is Still Ripping Kids From Their Families at the BorderMore than 80 migrant children have been separated from their parents since Trump’s family-separation policy ended.
  43. human rights
    What Happened to Roxana Hernández, the Trans Woman Who Died in ICE Custody?Senators are demanding that ICE release a report on the circumstances of her death.
  44. immigration
    What to Know About the Crisis at the U.S.–Mexico BorderOn Sunday, U.S. authorities closed off the busiest port of entry and sprayed tear gas at hundreds of asylum-seekers.
  45. immigration
    What’s Important to Know About the Migrant CaravanTrump has called the group of 7,000 migrants walking to the U.S.–Mexico border a national emergency. It’s not.
  46. immigration
    Trump Says He Will Stop Kids Born in the U.S. From Becoming CitizensHis latest attack on immigrant rights is a flagrant violation of the Constitution’s 14th amendment.
  47. immigration
    245 Migrant Children Are Still Separated From Their FamiliesThe nightmare of Trump’s family-separation policy is far from over.
  48. detained children
    The Government Moved Migrant Children to Tent Camps in the Middle of the NightA new report shows that migrant children are being moved in the middle of the night to a tent camp in Texas.
  49. detained children
    There Are Now Over 12,000 Children in Immigrant Detention CentersNew data shows the amount of children being detained has increased fivefold since May 2017.
  50. detention centers
    Lawyers Allege That Detained Toddler Died From Insufficient Medical CareMariee Juarez was 18 months old when she died.
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