A tale that evokes the American dream: Work hard, go to a great college, make it your life’s mission facilitate the deportation of as many immigrants as possible, realize that dream by joining U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, steal the identities of multiple people whose immigration statuses are under review…
Undocumented immigrants with no criminal history are being arrested at a record pace by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, according to a new report from the Washington Post.
Jesus Berrones, 30, was first brought to the U.S. without immigration documents in 1989, when he was 1. Since then, he’s worked to establish a life here, he married a U.S. citizen, and together they are raising a family of five children in Arizona.
A federal judge this week became the latest to rule that a key aspect of the federal government’s deportation machine is unconstitutional.
Gonzalo Curiel, the federal judge who was subjected to a series of hateful and racist attacks about his Mexican heritage in 2016 from then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, is slated to hear a case Friday that will help determine whether Trump can use decades-old waivers to bypass environmental laws and build his…
We already knew that Donald Trump’s opinion of Mexicans and Central Americans is based entirely on racism and xenophobia. We’ve known this since at least June 2015, when then–candidate Trump made those awful comments about Mexicans being rapists, drug dealers, and criminals.
Tonight, as President Donald Trump makes his way to Capitol Hill and basks in waves of orchestrated applause, he will attempt to paint a rosy picture of how he is personally making America great again.
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…
Two New Jersey fathers were arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents on Thursday, while a third evaded detention and fled to a nearby church for sanctuary.
Immigration agents recently detained an undocumented grandmother after asking a Greyhound bus full of passengers for identification.
As Northern California braces for a massive impending Immigration and Customs Enforcement sweep, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf insisted on Wednesday that she was ready to be jailed in order to protect her city’s sanctuary status.
Christopher San Martin, the tiny boy pedaling the miniature red car, turned six years old in November. It probably didn’t make sense to him that his father didn’t attend his birthday party.
The Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency has told undocumented immigrant and outspoken activist Maru Mora-Villalpando that it has begun the process to deport her to Mexico. Deportations are, sadly, nothing new. But Mora-Villalpando is claiming that ICE is targeting her specifically to silence her and her…
At least two New York City Council members were among over a dozen people arrested while protesting the detention of prominent immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir by ICE agents on Thursday morning.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) said on Wednesday that it was “deeply disturbed” by a federal judge’s ruling that says hundreds of Iraqi immigrants currently languishing in ICE’s custody are constitutionally entitled to be released on bond, according to Courthouse News.
On Tuesday, Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, gave Neil Cavuto a newsworthy interview on Fox News. During a discussion of sanctuary cities, Homan pushed a ridiculous idea: local government officials in charge of said sanctuary cities should face criminal penalties. “We’ve…
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 Department of Homeland Security released its year-end “immigration enforcement” report on Tuesday, detailing the number of undocumented immigrants it’s arrested, detained, and deported throughout 2017.