Originally published by LA Times Federal immigration agents have arrested more than 40,000 people sincePresident Trump signed executive orders expanding the scope of deportation priorities in January, a 38% increase over the same period last year. Immigration and Customs Enforcement acting Director Thomas Homan said Wednesday that Trump has “opened the aperture” of charges that …
Cities across the state will face severe consequences if they don’t comply with immigration crackdowns.
Advocates fear it could get worse under President Donald Trump.
Every person who lives and works in this country deserves to be treated like a human being.
“We all need to remember the lessons from our childhood that we need to be nice to our neighbors.”
The Huffington Post One morning last October, Irlando sat hunched over a table in the back of a federal courthouse, looking to a court-appointed lawyer for help. Border Patrol agents had found him the day before, wandering through the desert 150 miles away outside Lukeville, Arizona, and he still hadn’t showered. His hands were black …
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said no, just think of them as law enforcement.
“My father is not a criminal. He’s not one of those people that you hear on the news that President Trump says,” Sanchez said through tears. “He’s not a rapist, he’s not a drug dealer and he’s not a murderer. My father’s an honest, working man, a family man that loves everyone he meets. He cares too much and that’s the only crime.”
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Tens of thousands of immigrants detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement were forced to work for $1 day, or for nothing at all — a violation of federal anti-slavery laws — a lawsuit claims. The lawsuit, filed in 2014 against one of the largest private prison companies in the country, reached class-action status this …