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Exclusive: Trump team seeks agency records on border barriers, surveillance

In a wide-ranging request for documents and analysis, President-elect Donald Trump's transition team asked the Department of Homeland Security last month to assess all assets available for border wall and barrier construction. Read more >

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US Border Patrol uses desert as ‘weapon’ to kill thousands of migrants, report says

Arizona advocacy group says agents chase border crossers from Mexico into hostile terrain in a strategy that leaves many injured, dead or lost Read more >

UC won't assist federal agents in immigration actions against students

The University of California announced sweeping actions Wednesday to protect its students who came into the country illegally, saying it would refuse to assist federal immigrat Read more >

How to support NNIRR on Giving Tuesday and beyond

Giving Tuesday, November 29, kicks off the Season of Giving 2016 -- closing a year in which justice and human rights have been attacked and greatly compromised -- with more dangerous days ahead in 2017. Read more >

Kobach Accidentally Reveals Anti-Muslim Plan

On Sunday, Kris Kobach showed us his papers—and civil liberties groups now want him out.

Of contention for Trump’s cabinet, that is. Read more >

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Here’s How Campuses Could Protect Undocumented Students From Donald Trump’s Deportations

"We want people to know that they will be welcome here if they lack documentation"

The chancellor of the largest four-year public university system in the country Read more >

Lawmakers to Obama: Pardon Immigrant Youth Facing Deportations Under Trump

Lawmakers on Thursday implored President Barack Obama to pardon young immigrants temporarily protected from deportation for their immigration violations so that they won't be subject to removal under a Trump administration. Read more >

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Can a Campus Be a Sanctuary?

The election of Donald Trump to the presidency has prompted a growing number of petitions signed by students, faculty members and alumni at colleges and universities across the country calling on their institutions to limit their cooperation with federal immigration enforcement authorities and to declare theirs “sanctuary campuses.” Read more >

Researchers overcoming major hurdles, working to identify human remains on border

BORDER TEAM -- It’s an international effort to bring closure to families who have lost loved ones. Read more >

Record Immigrant Numbers Force Homeland Security to Search for New Jail Space

U.S. officials expect number of undocumented immigrants awaiting deportation to reach 45,000 in the coming months. Read more >