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A Veteran ICE Agent, Disillusioned with the Trump Era, Speaks Out

In March, two months after President Trump took office, I received a text message from a veteran agent at Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ice). Read more >

Massachusetts top court: State can't comply with immigration detainers

Massachusetts police do not have the authority to detain illegal immigrants solely to buy time for federal law enforcement officials to take them into custody, the state's top court ruled on Monday. Read more >

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Part 2: Haitian Immigrant & Father of Four Faces Deportation Despite Lack of Fair Hearing in Court

AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. Read more >

Lawmakers Just Introduced a Dream Act Bill. What Does It Mean for You?

Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) introduced(1) a bipartisan bill called the Dream Act of 2017. Read more >

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Supreme Court allows Trump travel ban enforcement, but says it must allow broader exemptions for relatives

The Supreme Court on Wednesday once again compromised on President Trump’s travel ban, saying the government may enforce tightened restrictions on refugees for now but also must allow into the country more travelers from six mostly Muslim countries who have family members already here. Read more >

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Jail Where Sandra Bland Died Now Authorized to Detain Undocumented Immigrants

The Texas jail where Sandra Bland was found dead in her cell two years ago has quietly been enlisted by federal authorities in recent months to help target undocumented immigrants for deportatio Read more >

Washington to send Texas National Guard $2.3M for border security

The federal government will send $2.3 million to the Texas National Guard this year as part of a four-state border security preparedness program, Lt. Col. Travis Walters said Monday. Read more >

What This American Family Went Through at the Border Was Clearly Unconstitutional

Increasing border detentions and a ballooning American watchlisting system are two major drivers of government abuse. A lawsuit the ACLU filed last week challenges both. Read more >

Why Trump's travel ban hits women the hardest

Trump’s “Muslim ban” is a frontal assault on many universal human rights principles. Read more >

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Private Land Is Being Seized in Texas to Build the Border Wall

The House of Representatives unveiled their Fiscal Year 2018 budget for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) this week, which allocates $1.6 billion to begin construction of a border wall along the entire Read more >