With unfounded fear of gang violence growing and greater scrutiny of law enforcement tactics, there is an increasing need for public safety strategies that balance respect for individual rights.
Immigrants are playing a key role in reviving and growing many rural communities and with the right policies could play an even bigger role in sustaining them.
The eight state attorneys general and two governors suing to terminate DACA are not considering the negative consequences of their efforts on their respective states.
A survey of DACA beneficiaries finds the program has had an outsize effect on participants, their families, and the U.S. economy as a whole—even as recipients face uncertainty about the future.
A nationwide injunction could spell the end of the DACA program that protects young immigrants.
Forcing women and LGBTQ immigrants to return to Mexico and Central America could put them in grave danger.
This column identifies the consequences of Trump’s redefined public-charge test for disabled immigrants’ health and safety.
Statistical analysis of data on southwest border apprehensions illustrates that policies of family separation and detention will not deter families from coming to the United States.
More than 100 million people in the United States—about one-third of the population—would fail Trump’s public charge test if they had to take it.
Bold anti-corruption solutions could help curb the huge power that the private prison industry has over immigration detention issues.
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.
Michele and CAP's Mike Fuchs chat with Ben Rhodes, author and former deputy national security adviser for Obama, about his experiences in the White House and the current administration's family separation policies.
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.