Mayor Who Calls Himself a Progressive Leader Is Mad a Racist Policing Strategy Is Being Curbed

Jumping a subway turnstile is a minor offense, and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance has finally resolved to treat it that way. Last week, Vance’s office announced that it would no longer prosecute most people charged with fare evasion in an effort to decriminalize low-level, nonviolent offenses across the…

ICE Deports Ohio Father Who Lived in the U.S. for 40 Years Even After House Committee Took Up His Case

Amer Adi Othman had just hours to say goodbye to his wife and children on the phone Monday evening before officials from the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency hurried him onto a plane and sent him back to his native Jordan—a country he hasn’t lived in for nearly 40 years—despite his case being taken up by a…

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ICE to Deport Sole Provider of a Paraplegic 6–Year–Old, Report Says

Following the publication of a profile of 6–year–old Ricky Solis, who will require around–the–clock medical care for the rest of his life after a car crash left him paraplegic, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials announced they will deport the boy’s sole financial provider and one of only two trained…