A three-day series of ICE raids across the Pacific Northwest (including Oregon, Washington, and Alaska) resulted in the arrest and detention of 84 immigrants, according to an ICE press release yesterday. ICE raids now indiscriminate A third of those arrested had no criminal record whatsoever, lending evidence to what immigration advocates all over the country are… Continue »

Donald Trump’s mass deportation agenda is already wreaking havoc in immigrant communities across the country — and even more detentions and deportations will occur if Congress grants Trump the $3 billion supplemental funding request he’s seeking to massively expand the country’s deportation force. That’s why Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Bob Menendez (D-NJ), and Kamala Harris… Continue »

A new Washington Post story by David Nakamura and Matt Zapotosky, “Sessions Seeks Greater Role for Justice in Immigration Enforcement,” highlights how U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is seeking to use the power of the DOJ to advance anti-immigrant measures, implementing an extreme and unpopular mass deportation vision that Sessions has long embraced. Sessions’ DOJ… Continue »

Even Citizens and Doctors Caught Up in ICE Enforcement While we had originally hoped that DHS Secretary General John Kelly would be a voice of reason on immigration in the Trump administration to check the nativism of the Steve Bannon/Jeff Sessions/Stephen Miller trio, it is increasingly clear that DHS, under his leadership, is presiding over… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

English (noticias en español al final de la página): AMERICA’S VOICE Daily Kos Seattle Dreamer released after more than six weeks in custody By Gabe Ortiz March 30, 2017 TRUMP’S DEPORTATION PLAN: DETAILS, REACTIONS, EFFECTS Associated Press Sessions seeks to speed deportation of federal inmates March 30, 2017 Washington Post A Chinese college student in… Continue »

Los estadounidenses se defienden y se expresan contra la campaña de terror de Trump Mientras la Fuerza de Deportación masiva de Trump y un “desatado” Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas (ICE), junto con la Patrulla Fronteriza, continúan su campaña de terror alrededor del país –deteniendo y deportando inmigrantes con hijos ciudadanos estadounidenses y… Continue »

Earlier this week, Jeff Sessions announced the Trump administration’s plan to start cutting federal funding off from cities with immigrant-friendly policies. It’s a stupid move that stands counter to improving public safety, and some three dozen cities have already announced lawsuits over the threat. But it’s not just big, progressive cities that are opposing Trump on this… Continue »

Americans Stand Up & Speak Up Against Trump’s Terror Campaign As Trump’s Mass Deportation Force and an “unshackled” Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Border Patrol continue their terror campaign across the country – detaining and deporting immigrants with U.S. citizen children and others with deep ties to America – elected officials, local leaders, and… Continue »

The Trump Administration, and an “unshackled” Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP), are detaining and deporting immigrants who have lived here for decades, including DREAMers, immigrants with U.S. citizen children, and others with deep ties to America. Now, the Trump White House’s supplemental DHS spending request is demanding billions of… Continue »

The Trump Administration, and an “unshackled” Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP), are detaining and deporting immigrants who have lived here for decades, including DREAMers, immigrants with U.S. citizen children, and others with deep ties to America. Now, the Trump White House’s supplemental DHS spending request is demanding billions of… Continue »