New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D) introduced a bill Thursday to place more scrutiny on Border Patrol agents when they stop and question passengers on buses and trains.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Olusegun Olatunji paid a $40,700 fine, did three months in a halfway house and spent a year on probation for selling counterfeit hats out of an Indianapolis shopping mall.
In recent months, the narratives and policies around immigration in the United States have taken a turn for the worse. At the centre of many such oppressive measures is the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
You may have seen a video like this recently: camera-phone footage of Border Patrol agents getting on a bus or train, then walking down the aisle asking passengers, seemingly at random, if they’re American citizens.
Here’s one that went viral in January:
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (CN) – A week after public defenders staged a walkout in protest of immigration agents carrying out courthouse arrests, attorneys joined a throng of several hundred protesters Thursday on the chilly front steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall.
Families for Freedom (FFF) is a multi-ethnic network of imm
Join Families for Freedom for a participatory dialogue around immigration enforcement, detention and deportation with Jane Guskin and David Wilson, authors of The Politics of Immigration: Questions and Answers.
Families for Freedom's members and board invite you to a fundraiser happy hour on Tuesday, Nove
Dear Friends and Allies,
After months of protesting, multiple walk-outs and rallies across the city, and hours of advocacy, Chief Judge Janet DiFiore has still not heeded the call of New York City's immigrant communities to prohibit ICE agents from enter