House Republicans and their right-wing allies are in an uproar over new Customs and Border Protection (CBP) guidance that simply instructs federal agents to treat LGBTQ migrants in their custody with a modicum of respect.  Under the guidance, agents are instructed to avoid using specific pronouns until they have... Continue »
Una investigación de la Radio Pública Nacional (NPR) sobre una secreta auditoría del Departamento Seguridad Nacional (DHS) detalla los terribles abusos y violaciones de derechos humanos en los centros de detención de migrantes de ICE. La Unión Americana de Libertades Civiles (ACLU) catalogó los hallazgos de “escalofriantes”. Pero para... Continue »
Last weekend, National Border Patrol Council President, Brandon Judd spoke at a conference in Las Vegas put together by the hate-group Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR). Unfortunately, this is only the latest example of Judd’s concerning behavior. Over the last year Judd has repeatedly promoted the racist (and... Continue »
Washington, DC – Yesterday, the Biden administration issued the third in a series of memoranda updating and improving civil immigration enforcement guidelines. The new agency-wide guidance, entitled Guidelines for Enforcement Actions in or Near Protected Areas, sets policy with respect to ICE and CBP enforcement actions in or near... Continue »
Today, ICE announced that it will end their contracts with two detention facilities: Irwin County Detention Center in Georgia, and Bristol County Detention Center in Massachusetts. This comes after years of community organizing and activism, particularly from the Detention Watch Network, to close these centers of abuse and terror. ... Continue »