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'Fundamentally Inequitable': Democratic Lawmakers Decry Trump's Proposal to Hike Immigration Fees

A group of Democratic lawmakers on Monday outlined their opposition to a Trump administration proposal which would increase application and petition fees for immigrants and asylum seekers, calling the plan "fundamentally inequitable and contrary to our nation's values." Read more >

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Deaths in custody. Sexual violence. Hunger strikes. What we uncovered inside ICE facilities across the US

(Dec. 20) NEW ORLEANS – At 2:04 p.m. on Oct. 15, a guard at the Richwood Correctional Center noticed an odd smell coming from one of the isolation cells. He opened the door, stepped inside and found the lifeless body of Roylan Hernandez-Diaz hanging from a bedsheet.  Read more >

‘Fleeing not Migrating’

(Dec. 6, 2019) The term “climate refugee” has real meaning for Jose, who says he was forced off his family farm in Tabasco, Mexico due to pollution from oil production, which damaged crops and contributed to climate change. Read more >

Immigration is a dicey issue for 2020 Democrats as they seek Latino vote

Despite large majorities of Democrats and Latinos who support the liberalization of immigration laws, the party’s 2020 presidential candidates are finding it’s still a dicey issue on the campaign trail. Read more >

Deportation fears linked to high blood pressure among immigrant women

(CNN) -- The United States' restrictive immigration policies are having an impact on the health of immigrant women, according to a study published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Heart As Read more >

Urgent Request: Act NOW to Oppose 'Remain in Mexico' Program

Petitions to U.S. and Mexican governments raise concerns and opposition to "Migrant Protection Protocols" (MPP) Read more >

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