How Breitbart, Trump and Texas Politicians Spun a Tale out of a Border Patrol Agent’s Death

Republican electeds have ignored official statements and spread questionable reporting in hurry to cash in on Rogelio Martinez’s death.

On the night of November 18, two Border Patrol agents lay badly wounded at the bottom of a 14-foot deep culvert near Van Horn, Texas. Read more >

Police in Trump-supporting towns aid immigration officials in crackdown

November 27, 2017

BENSALEM, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - Dozens of police departments in the United States have been granted new powers, or are seeking them, to check the immigration status of people they arrest, aiding President Donald Trump’s broad crackdown on people living in the country illegally. Read more >


The Trump administration has terminated the humanitarian program that enabled nearly 60,000 Haitians to live and work in the United States following an earthquake that devastated Haiti in 2010, killing thousands, displacing mo Read more >

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More Trouble at T. Don Hutto: Detainee alleges sexual abuse by guard

[Nov. 17, 2017] When members of Grassroots Leader­ship met with undocumented detainee Laura Monterrosa on one of their recent routine visits to the T. Don Hutto Resi­den­tial Center in Taylor to monitor human rights abuses, she initially stayed silent about the alleged abuse she was facing. Read more >

The Open Letter That Latina Farmworkers Wrote About Hollywood and Sexual Assault

DOJ Targets 29 'Sanctuary Cities' in Latest Salvo

The Justice Department on Wednesday escalated its crackdown on so-called "sanctuary" jurisdictions, naming more than two dozen cities, counties and states across America that it believes may be out of compliance with l Read more >

House Democrats introduce legislation to protect TPS recipients at risk of deportation

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Protected status no longer justified for Central Americans and Haitians in U.S., State Dept. says

More than 300,000 Central Americans and Haitians living in the United States under a form of temporary permission no longer need to be shielded from deportation, the State Department told Homeland Security officials this week, a few days ahead of a highly anticipated DHS announcement about whether to renew that protection. Read more >

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How US Foreign Policy Helped Create the Immigration Crisis

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As Fires Move On, Wine Country Wonders Whether Immigrants Will, Too

[October 17, 2017] SEBASTOPOL, Calif. — The lush vineyards that dot the hillsides and valleys here largely survived the fires that leveled neighborhood after neighborhood to the east. Read more >