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Hunger Striking at the White House

Hunger Striking at the White House

by Aura Bogado on April 8 2014, 4:19PM

The strike against immigrant detentions and deportations will continue indefinitely.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Undocumented Activists Seek Meeting with Obama

Undocumented Activists Seek Meeting with Obama

by Aura Bogado on March 26 2014, 10:57AM

Many remain skeptical that immigration enforcement will change.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Watch DREAMers Come Back Home

Watch DREAMers Come Back Home

by Aura Bogado on March 10 2014, 2:07PM

Two live streams are airing both sides of another historic border crossing.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Attacks, Arrests and Deportation for Immigrant Hunger Strikers

Attacks, Arrests and Deportation for Immigrant Hunger Strikers

by Aura Bogado on February 26 2014, 4:38PM

Jaime Valdez was deported in the middle of the night, as he entered his ninth day of a hunger strike.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Immigrant Detainee Mom Hospitalized While on Hunger Strike

Immigrant Detainee Mom Hospitalized While on Hunger Strike

by Aura Bogado on February 25 2014, 4:56PM

Anselma López was taken to the ER Monday evening.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

In Immigration Court, a Family's Fate Decided in Seven Minutes

In Immigration Court, a Family’s Fate Decided in Seven Minutes

by Julianne Hing on February 4 2014, 1:45PM

Take a glimpse inside one judge’s courtroom.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

San Francisco Will End Mandatory Shackling of Immigration Detainees for Court

San Francisco Will End Mandatory Shackling of Immigration Detainees for Court

by Julianne Hing on January 24 2014, 4:35PM

The settlement will only apply to San Francisco.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Immigrants Begin Protest Inside El Paso Detention Center

Immigrants Begin Protest Inside El Paso Detention Center

by Aura Bogado on December 3 2013, 2:05PM

Up to 40 asylum seekers at the El Paso Processing Center are demanding their release.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Adelanto Immigrant Detention Facility Under the Microscope

Adelanto Immigrant Detention Facility Under the Microscope

by Von Diaz on November 25 2013, 4:05PM

Three young women locked themselves to the facility gates today on behalf of three individuals currently detained there.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Number of Immigrant Youth Left Alone in the U.S. on the Rise

Number of Immigrant Youth Left Alone in the U.S. on the Rise

by Von Diaz on November 8 2013, 9:24AM

The number of unaccompanied immigrant minors in the U.S. has tripled in the last five years under a broken immigration system.

Topics: DREAM Act, Immigration, /NOW

San Francisco Activists Block Deportation Bus

San Francisco Activists Block Deportation Bus

by Aura Bogado on October 18 2013, 1:46PM

Demonstrators kept bus from moving for about two hours.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Juana Villegas Receives Settlement After Immigrant Detention Abuse

Juana Villegas Receives Settlement After Immigrant Detention Abuse

by Von Diaz on October 18 2013, 11:43AM

This immigrant mother was shackled to a bed during childbirth while detained five years ago, and is finally receiving justice.

Topics: /NOW

Demonstrators Block Deportation Buses in Tucson

Demonstrators Block Deportation Buses in Tucson

by Von Diaz on October 11 2013, 4:30PM

Protestors in Tucson, Ariz. are stopping ICE buses full of people being taken to ‘Operation Streamline, which rapidly deports as many as 70 immigrants each day.

Topics: /NOW

Brown Signs Bills Increasing Protections for California Immigrants

Brown Signs Bills Increasing Protections for California Immigrants

by Von Diaz on October 7 2013, 9:29AM

On Saturday CA Gov. Jerry Brown signed the ‘TRUST Act’ into law, which prohibits local law enforcement from detaining immigrants who have not committed serious crimes.

Topics: /NOW

Not All Immigrants Like the Senate's Immigration Bill

Not All Immigrants Like the Senate’s Immigration Bill

by Aura Bogado on September 11 2013, 12:27PM

Nearly half of all undocumented immigrants wouldn’t even qualify for basic provisional status under the bill.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

The Dream 9 Come Home

The Dream 9 Come Home

by Aura Bogado on August 8 2013, 9:02AM

The nine transnational activists were released from detention, and are all headed back to their communities in the US.

Topics: Dream 9, /NOW

Seven of the Dream 9 Establish Credible Fear for Asylum

Seven of the Dream 9 Establish Credible Fear for Asylum

by Aura Bogado on August 6 2013, 11:30AM

Supporters are pleased, but still working to release the activists from detention.

Topics: Dream 9, /NOW

Nine Things You Don't Know About the Dream 9

Nine Things You Don’t Know About the Dream 9

by Aura Bogado on August 5 2013, 3:37PM

For starters, they crossed over into the United States legally.

Topics: Dream 9, Immigration

Report: Feds Lock Children in Adult Immigration Detention

Report: Feds Lock Children in Adult Immigration Detention

by Seth Freed Wessler on June 4 2013, 12:11PM

ICE has locked up more than 1,300 children in adult immigration detention centers in the last four years. Two were under 10-years-old. Hundreds were locked up for more than a month.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill Expands ‘Alternatives’ to Detention

by Seth Freed Wessler on April 19 2013, 2:24PM

The Gang of Eight Senate immigration bill would take small but important steps to reform the immigration detention system.

Topics: Immigration Reform, /NOW

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