Bold anti-corruption solutions could help curb the huge power that the private prison industry has over immigration detention issues.
Migration Flows in Mexico Have Challenged the Country’s Immigration Policies
Young Voters Have the Power to Support Dreamers This November
The High Costs of the Proposed Flores Regulation
Did a 2015 Flores Court Ruling Increase the Number of Families Arriving at the Southwest Border?
Rapidly Expanding 287(g) Program Suffers from Lack of Transparency
Spending any amount of time in family detention is detrimental to children’s mental, physical, and emotional health.
Private prison companies—which often do not operate in immigrants’ best interests and have donated large sums of money to President Trump—stand to make billions of dollars from the administration’s policy.
The United States should not lock up children with their parents in order to fix family separation—a policy President Trump could end himself with one phone call—and instead should look to proven alternatives to detention.
The Securing America’s Future Act and the Border Security and Immigration Reform Act would slash protections for women and children.
The Trump administration is weakening the U.S. asylum process through a series of restrictive moves, making it more difficult for asylum-seekers to access key protections against persecution.
Interviews with law students and lawyers with DACA lend insight into policy prescriptions that can support them as they pursue their careers.
Rather than protect Dreamers, the Securing America’s Future Act proposes a litany of restrictive, anti-immigrant measures that would radically reshape the face of the nation.
The attorneys general leading the charge to terminate DACA should think twice about the negative consequences to their respective states.
People are still fleeing their home countries in the Northern Triangle and Venezuela in search of a safer place to live away from violence and instability.
Michele and Igor speak with Maria Teresa Kumar, president and CEO of Voto Latino, about the harmful effects of the Trump administration's actions on the Latinx community, as well as the importance of communities of color voting in 2018.
New analysis finds that LGBT immigrants in ICE custody are 97 times more likely to be sexually assaulted than the general population.
Americans are ready for states—the laboratories of democracy—to offer a new progressive vision for shared prosperity. This report presents a menu of state policy priorities to help people secure good jobs and good wages and to support strong and healthy communities in which all people are treated fairly and equitably.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) says that 287(g) agreements promote public safety and are in the best interest of the local community, but a closer look shows otherwise.
Increased immigration enforcement under the Trump administration is disrupting learning and stability in schools.