In an extremely telling aside to reporters, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Thursday that the roughly 850 immigrants serving in the military or waiting to start basic training aren’t at risk for deportation, the Associated Press reports. It’s a departure from statements made in months past, when U.S. officials…
A CNN employee looking through the seat-back pocket on a commercial airline found Department of Homeland Security documents detailing how the U.S. would respond to a potential anthrax attack on the Super Bowl.
The Associated Press reported Wednesday afternoon that while the Trump administration is likely to extend the temporary protected status of about 7,000 Syrians by 18 months past the March 31 expiration date, it won’t let additional Syrian citizens apply for the program, anonymous sources told the news agency.
Following a federal judge’s ruling this week that temporarily blocked the Trump administration’s efforts to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, the government has announced it will resume accepting renewal requests from DACA recipients.
The Trump Administration will make a decision before Monday on the fate of over 200,000 Salvadorans who have been living in the United States since at least 2001. These Salvadorans has been in the United States under a form of provisional residency known as Temporary Protected Status (TPS). This status is usually…
The Department of Homeland Security on Thursday confirmed what activists and government watchdogs have long been insisting to anyone who would pay attention—that the way the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency often treats undocumented immigrants in its jails is actually pretty awful. Unfortunately, knowing is…
The Trump administration announced on Monday that it was rescinding the temporary protected status of some 60,000 Haitians who have lived and worked in the U.S. since 2010, when an earthquake devastated the Caribbean island.
In an about-face, the Trump administration announced that participants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program whose paperwork was submitted by mail before—but not received by—the October 5 renewal deadline may reapply.
A young immigrant believed to be the first DACA recipient to be deported President Donald Trump earlier this year was arrested this week after re-entering the United States near the California border city of Calexico.
Among the numerous disgraceful tactics used by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials lately, we can add illegal, warrantless entry into a private home, which lawmakers say is a serious violation of constitutional rights.
The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is expanding the kinds of information that it collects on immigrants to include social media information and search results. The new policy, which covers immigrants who have obtained a green card and even naturalized citizens, will take effect on October 18th.
Nearly two dozens senators are demanding answers regarding the Trump administration’s “surge initiative” against undocumented immigrants, particularly parents and other relatives of unaccompanied minors.
Nearly three decades ago, Andres Magana Ortiz was smuggled into the U.S. from Mexico when he was 15. As a teenager, he picked coffee in Hawaii as a migrant worker.
Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr.—you know, the black man who loves to chide black people in the name of his lord and master Donald J. Trump—won’t be taking the assistant secretary position at the Department of Homeland Security.
On Wednesday, Milwaukee Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. announced that he had accepted a job in the Trump administration as an assistant secretary in the Department of Homeland Security.
Listening to the various members of the administration of President Donald Trump speak about immigration policy is enough to make your head spin. At the end of the day, what matters is what actually happens on the ground, not what Trump administration officials say in the media. And that reality is just as ugly now as…
In late February, less than a month after President Donald Trump took office, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued new immigration enforcement orders that included telling Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to immediately hire 5,000 new agents. The CBP also was ordered to hire 500 Air and Marine agents.