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Worms for Dinner: Inside a U.S. Immigration Detention Center
As an undocumented immigrant, I was familiar with the realities of detention centers, but I never thought I'd find myself in one, even as a visitor. When I was eight, my family and I immigrated to the Miami-metro area from South America.
Democratic Members Say Reforming Family Immigrant Detention Isn't Enough
Critics Say Amenities Don't Make Up For Psychological Damage Done At Family Immigrant Detention Centers
President Obama, Deception Will Not Work: It's Time to End Family Detention
Leisy J. Abrego
Professor of Chicana and Chicano Studies at UCLA and author of...
Following mounting public pressure in the form of large demonstrations, negative national press coverage, and a hunger strike inside its facilities, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced a series of changes to its deceptively named, "family residential centers."
Words Beyond Walls: A Mother's Love in Immigration Detention
Co-founder and executive director, Community Initiatives for V...
Moises recently celebrated his third birthday behind bars, and Abi will be celebrating her 11th birthday soon. The family has been in U.S. immigration detention for over six months, and there is no end in sight.
It Has to Stop: Warehousing Women and Children is Inhumane
Archi Pyati is Chief of Policy at the Tahirih Justice Center, ...
These are not family facilities. They are not shelters or temporary transit facilities. These are jails behind barbed wire, heavy security doors, metal detectors and other hallmarks of prison. Women and children locked up inside have been languishing for months. They could be there indefinitely.
ICE's Detention Reform Promises - A Second Look
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