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Ocasio-Cortez Says She'd Consider Abolishing Department Of Homeland Security
The Democratic congresswoman said she saw “horrible” and “inhumane” conditions for migrants in detention centers at the border.
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Concentration Camp Survivor George Takei Talks Family Separation At U.S. Border
The "Star Trek" actor told GQ about how his experience in concentration camps for Japanese Americans during World War II compares to migrant detention today.
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Mother Whose Toddler Died After Leaving ICE Custody Tells Harrowing Story To Congress
"I watched my baby girl die slowly and painfully just a few months before her second birthday,” Yazmin Juárez told a House subcommittee.
Colorado Congressman To Visit Migrant Detention Center Weekly To Demand Oversight
Rep. Jason Crow (D) has also called for ending privately run immigrant detention facilities.
UN Human Rights Chief Decries 'Alarming' Conditions At Migrant Detention Facilities
Michelle Bachelet comments on reports of children sleeping on floors, poor sanitation and inadequate health care.
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Jewish Activists Are Protesting ICE Detention Centers Across The Country
These young, progressive Jews are insisting that saying "Never again" to the Holocaust means speaking up about the government's treatment of migrants.
Trump Dismisses Bad Conditions In Detention Centers Amid Jarring Reports
“If Illegal Immigrants are unhappy with the conditions in… detentions centers, just tell them not to come,” the president tweeted.
Joaquin Castro To Fox's Laura Ingraham: 'You're A White Supremacist'
Laura Ingraham has downplayed the inhumanity of separating migrant children from their families. Texas congressman Joaquin Castro has had enough.
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Writer Whose Ancestor Opened First Japanese American Camp: Ocasio-Cortez Is Right
Mary Catherine Ford's ancestor Clayton Triggs opened the Manzanar War Relocation Center. She agrees detained migrants are in "concentration camps."
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Homeland Security Watchdog Warns Of 'Severe Overcrowding' At Migrant Detention Centers
One official at a Border Patrol facility told investigators that the migrant crisis is a "ticking time bomb."
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Historians Ask Holocaust Museum To Stop Condemning Migrant Crisis Comparisons
Nearly 150 scholars asked the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum to stop rejecting analogies to the Holocaust when discussing border detention centers.
Wayfair Workers Walk Out Over Business With Migrant Detention Center
The online retailer furnished a migrant detention facility for children on the southern border, and its employees are furious.
Shep Smith Uses War Crimes Analogy To Torch Trump Admin's Treatment Of Migrant Kids
The Fox News host said kids detained at the U.S.-Mexico border are sleeping "on concrete floors without blankets, toothpaste, soap or diapers."
'I Know What Concentration Camps Are,' Actor George Takei Says
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drew ire from Trump supporters after she tweeted that the U.S. has established "concentration camps" along the southern border.
Office of Inspector General
Homeland Security Watchdog Finds Migrants Standing On Toilets At Packed Detention Center
The inspector general's office said that detainees were in soiled clothes and had been forced to stay in standing-room-only conditions for days or weeks.
John Kelly Joins Board Of Company Operating Shelters For Migrant Children: Report
The former White House chief of staff was instrumental in President Trump's immigration policy.
Guatemalan Teen Becomes Third Minor In 5 Months To Die In U.S. Custody
The 16-year-old Guatemalan boy died at a hospital Tuesday after being detained last month at a government-contracted migrant youth detention center in Texas.
Hours After Mass Escape In Mexico, Cuban Migrants Chant For Food, Freedom
By Mark Stevenson, AP
Over 600 migrants fled from a Mexican detention center in one of the largest mass escapes ever.
Trump Administration Denied Green Card To Muslim Detainee After Feeding Him Pork For Days
A day after HuffPost published Adnan Asif Parveen's allegations about his detention, USCIS wrote to his American wife, Jennifer, to say his request was denied.
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Kamala Harris Hasn't Denounced Her Support For A Policy That Ruined Young Immigrant Lives
After publication, Harris' campaign spokesman told HuffPost the policy was a "mistake" and that the senator "wouldn't support something like it today."
Florida Detention Center Expands, Packing In Migrant Children 'Like Sardines'
The temporary shelter violates child welfare standards, according to advocates who recently toured the facility.
Lawyers File Motion To Stop Trump’s Attack On Immigrant Children
Lawyers say that new Trump administration regulations could keep immigrant children detained indefinitely in unlicensed facilities.
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The Trump Administration Plans To Detain More Children And For Longer
The government plans to withdraw from a settlement that protects immigrant children from inhumane detention.
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Over 500 Migrant Kids Are Still Separated From Parents Weeks After Court Deadline
Of the children still not reunited, 23 were under age 5, and more than 300 had parents who had likely been deported.
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The Dystopian Horror Of Housing Children In An Old Walmart
Confining migrants in a converted big box store is yet another sign of these dark times.
Immigrants Died In ICE Detention Centers After 'Inadequate' Medical Care
A new report details over a half-dozen cases in recent years in which experts found poor medical care likely contributed to immigrants’ deaths.
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