President Richard Nixon in 1971 declared a US “war on drugs” that hasn’t saved the US from the dangers of drugs, but has fuelled migrant crises and the mass incarceration of minorities in the US. A top Nixon aide told an author that the policy was specifically designed to target […]
In April, Senior Video Correspondent Graham Flanagan spent four days inside the United States Border Patrol Academy in Artesia, New Mexico. Since then, “squalid” conditions at a Border Patrol-run detention center and the revelation of a secret Border Patrol Facebook group have made the US Border Patrol the focus of […]
Francisco Erwin Galicia, 18, a US citizen, was falsely detained after Customs and Border Protection officers didn’t believe his Texas state legal documents were real. He was released on Tuesday after a total of 23 days in detention in CBP and Immigration and Customs Enforcement facilities. He described “inhumane” conditions […]
Ben and Carter Wilson, 10 and 8, ran a lemonade stand last week to raise funds for legal defence for migrant children. John told to the Kansas City Star that he and his wife looked into how they could help by supporting legal defence funds and other opportunities, and his […]
A bipartisan group of 58 former senior national security officials plan to issue a statement Monday rebuking President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to build a wall at the southern border of the US, according to The Washington Post. They say there is “no factual basis” for Trump […]
Most Americans don’t think there’s a crisis at the US-Mexico border, a new INSIDER poll found. President Donald Trump has sought to drum up fear of a “security crisis” and a “humanitarian crisis” at the border, fuelled by drugs, illegal immigration, and crime. But overall, 63% of survey respondents said […]
Ivanka Trump was criticised for sharing photos of herself and her children on social media amid reports of migrant children being separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border as a result of a Trump administration immigration policy. Trump stayed silent on the issue until June 21, the day her […]
Images of detained migrant children released by the government in recent days have not pictured girls or toddlers, prompting many on social media to ask: “Where are the girls?” The Department of Health and Human Services has not yet provided information about the separate facilities where girls and young children […]
President Donald Trump is reportedly being shown positive images of children separated from their parents under a new “zero tolerance” immigration policy implemented by his administration. The president’s aides have shown him photos of the children playing video games, exercising outside, and smiling, an administration official told The Washington Post. […]
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