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Jeff Abbott

While Guatemala’s President tries to end investigations into government corruption, the country's citizens flee the effects of underfunded public services and privatization. more

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In his new book, “Trump Must Go: The Top 100 Reasons to Dump Trump,” radio host Bill Press provides a sweeping indictment of the President. “Reason 17: He Cancelled Protected Status for Dreamers.” more

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A new tragedy is being used by Trump and others to whip up anti-immigrant sentiment. more

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Jeff Abbott

The drought is driving many small landholders to leave their homes in the hopes of providing for their families. They see themselves as having no other choice. more

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Rita Gaither

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has revoked Abigail Hernandez’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status, paving the way for deportation to Mexico. “She would be taken advantage of. She would not survive,” her teacher says. more

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Trump’s assault on the immigration courts. more

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There’s one job Americans don’t mind giving immigrants. more

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Cata Santiago of Movimiento Cosecha talks about how the world’s biggest retailer is lending technology to Trump's deportation machine. more

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George Ciccariello-Maher explains how Occupy ICE has heightened contradictions between the proclamations of "sanctuary" by elected officials and their actually existing policies of repressing protest. more

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Thousands of children have yet to be reunited with their families. Meet one of them. more

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The underlying cause of the violence they are escaping is a trail of blood and culpability that can be traced right back to the United States. more

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When it comes to family separation, no one knows better than migrant domestic workers the myriad ways U.S. immigration policy has kept people from their loved ones. more

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A human rights activist gives an eyewitness account of sordid conditions in the border detention centers––conditions that persist despite the President's recent policy reversal. more

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The levity with which Trump and crew enact policy measures has far-reaching ramifications for families who are seeking asylum. more

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Nothing about Trump’s ‘zero tolerance’ approach is addressing the root cause of migration. more

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But it’s fully in keeping with Trump’s stance toward immigrants. more

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James Goodman

She sought help for domestic violence but, without social support, an immigrant’s search for a better life took a deadly turn. more

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Jeff Abbott

Since 2010, at least ninety-seven people have been killed by U.S. Border Patrol agents, including twenty-year-old Claudia Goméz Gonzalez. more

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Ruth Conniff

Mexican workers sustain the U.S. dairy industry and their hometown in Veracruz. more

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© Stephen Pavey

The use of the “good immigrant vs. bad immigrant” narrative has led us to this point; we need to do better. more

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