Immigration & Migration - Page 2

You shall not pass: Travel ban deemed constitutional by US Supreme Court

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On June 26, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled 5-4 in upholding the constitutionality of the long-contested Trump Administration travel ban, in the case of Trump v. Hawaii.

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East African deportee takes life while being transported back to home country

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Deaths in immigrant detention centers rise as immigration policy under the Trump Administration continues to show zero tolerance towards humane conditions and treatment.

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Atlanta’s mayor stops city from housing ICE detainees

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May 29, 2018 - Atlanta, GA - Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms greets member of the region's Muslim community at a Ramadan Iftar dinner held in Atlanta City Hall. (Credit Image: © Robin Rayne Nelson via ZUMA Wire)

Refusing to participate in the zero tolerance policy, Atlanta’s mayor says “no” to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainees, while encouraging other cities to follow.

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The People versus POTUS: Public outrage grows against family separation policies in immigration detention cases

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As more information on the treatment of undocumented immigrant children in detention centers emerge, nationwide opposition towards the Administration’s “zero tolerance” policy increases.

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Seattle ICE lawyer charged with stealing immigrant IDs

Raphael Sanchez is seen in U.S. District Court in Seattle in this artist's sketch. SKETCH BY PETER MILLETT

Raphael A. Sanchez, the chief counsel for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Seattle has been arrested for wire fraud and aggravated identity theft of multiple immigrants.

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Irish and undocumented: Ireland’s émigrés dodged deportation until the Trump era

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Irish immigrant at a bar

11 million undocumented immigrants live in the United States. 50,000 of them are Irish.

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African migrants saved from Libyan Slave Trade return with HIV, PTSD

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African immigrants. Photo credit: Martin Bekerman.

Nigerian officials discover that a number of African migrants sent back from Libya have tested positive for HIV, prompting a massive recall of returnees.

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Let’s talk about immigration, ‘shithole’ countries and a ‘shithole’ president

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Ever notice that nobody highlights the fact that the fastest growing racial demographic in America is Asian? Yes, it really is.

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