Topic: Immigration

  • A refugee crisis for Fortress America

    Europe isn't the only place where the governments of wealthy countries have cruelly denied entrance to migrants fleeting violence and poverty.

  • Still dreaming after 15 years

    A new book about DREAM activists shows the power and problems of one of the most vibrant protest movements in recent years.

  • Capitalism and the new "Brown scare"

    Donald Trump is a bigoted buffoon, but his anti-immigrant rants fit right into the larger climate of repression and scapegoating.

  • Incitan odio usando tragedia

    La clase política de California está explotando un tiroteo fortuito para eliminar importantes protecciones para los inmigrantes.

  • Exploiting a tragedy to bash immigrants

    The California political establishment is exploiting a random shooting to try to roll back important protections for immigrants.

  • Ending the deportation nation

    The activist who confronted Barack Obama at a White House Pride Month event explains what she hoped to accomplish.

  • The ugly business of immigrant detention

    Talk about immigration "reform" may have stalled, but the the detention and deportation machine is running at full speed.

  • Jugando con los inmigrantes

    Los republicanos juegan a las apuestas con la vida de los inmigrantes, pero esto no debe hacernos olvidar el historial del Deportador en Jefe.

  • Putting politics ahead of immigrants' lives

    The immigrant bashing of Republicans is back in the spotlight in Washington, but we shouldn't forget the Deporter-in-Chief's dismal record.

  • A cease-fire in the war on the undocumented?

    Obama portrays his executive order as a "victory" for immigrants, but its limits show that the racist right still sets the agenda.

  • Fighting for Francisco

    A Portland labor and immigrant rights organizer could be deported to a country where his life would be in danger.

  • Obama lied and families cried

    A deportation hours before the president vowed to "fix the system" reveals the broken lives behind Obama's broken promises.

  • Inmigración: otra promesa rota

    Obama rehusó para dar alivio a millones de indocumentados y prefirió aliviar la arena electoral de los demócratas más derechistas.

  • Another broken promise on immigration

    Obama abandoned executive action on immigration after moderate Democrats kicked up a fuss ahead of midterm elections.

  • Telling Obama Not1More

    Some 500 people came out in Washington, D.C., to demand an end to deportations and attacks on immigrants.

  • The refugees are welcome here

    Activists are mobilizing across the Southwest to confront anti-immigrant groups and counter their message of hate.

  • La frontera es anti-obrera

    La "frontera segura" significará más sufrimiento, no sólo para los inmigrantes, sino para todos los trabajadores.

  • Forzados a un viaje peligroso

    Es una imputación a la política del gobierno estadounidense que miles de jóvenes y niños inmigrantes sean tratados como criminales e indeseables.

  • Children made victims twice over

    Sending youth refugees back to the countries they're fleeing ignores the causes of their migration--in particular, U.S. policies.

  • The human toll of Fortress America

    The demand for "strong borders," coming from Republicans and Democrats alike, means more suffering--not just for immigrants, but all workers.

  • A flood of bigotry about the border

    The twisted response in Washington to the surge of detentions of migrant children comes down to this: Deport them or deport them faster.

  • Children forced on a dangerous journey

    It is an indictment of U.S. government policy that thousands of young migrants, in their teens and younger, are treated as criminals and undesirables.

  • Making New York ICE-free

    Activists have launched a new campaign to end the collaboration of city agencies with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

  • Our message: Not one more

    As part of a national day of action against deportations, hundreds of activists rallied outside of the Northwest Detention Center.

  • On strike against deportation

    Hundreds of undocumented immigrants at a private prison in Tacoma, Wash., went on hunger strike to protest inhumane treatment.