Today's mediagenic crowds at the border in Del Rio, Texas, are a predictable and unnecessary result of restrictive migrant policies.
One of America's most isolated communities has struggled to weather the pandemic.
Plus: Enough about FOSTA's "unintended" consequences, another blow to the FTC's Facebook case, and more...
Border restrictions and testing requirements make vacation a bit less relaxing and a lot more expensive.
Kamala Harris Campaigned on a Kinder, Gentler Migration Policy. Now She's Telling Guatemalans, 'Do Not Come.'
By discouraging Guatemalans from coming to the U.S., Harris hopes to keep migrants away from a legal immigration pathway they’re eligible to pursue.
Migrants from over 160 countries have arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border in recent months.
The feds say they can paw through your phone and laptop any time you enter or leave the country.
The country just gave almost 2 million Venezuelans a pathway to citizenship.
Plus: Legal cannabis workers now outnumber electrical engineers in the U.S., Portland cops defend dumpsters from hungry people, and more...
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Surveying the Federal Government's Kafkaesque System of Legalized Larceny, the 5th Circuit Sees No Due Process Problem
Gerardo Serrano, whose truck was seized over five forgotten handgun rounds, waited two years for a hearing he never actually got.
Immigration Nation Brilliantly Captures the Brutal Logic Behind America's Immigration Enforcement Regime
The new Netflix docuseries is a damning indictment of ICE.
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There are Middle Easterners hidden among the Latin Americans seeking entry at the U.S. border. But they're not who you think.
Trump Wanted Snipers and Electrified Spikes to Defend Border Moat Full of Alligators and Snakes, Says New Report
Plus: Rudy Giuliani threatens to sue The Swamp, UPS gets approval for delivery drones, and more...
A disturbing picture of a president willfully condoning not only the use of eminent domain to seize private land from Americans for a pet project, but also suggesting—perhaps ordering—his underlings to violate laws in pursuit of that objective.
Plus: Tulsi Gabbard is most searched candidate, Kirsten Gillibrand attacks Biden's record on women, and more...
U.S. Citizen Was on the Verge of Self Deporting After Being Detained for Weeks at Squalid Immigration Facility
The young man was finally released from custody this week.
A policy that allows for quicker deportations near the border could expand nationwide.
Short-term holding tanks marked by poor food and unsanitary conditions as immigrants are imprisoned for weeks longer than they should be.
Americans have long provided migrants with food and water. Why are we now treating that like a crime?
Plus: Protests against prostitution-loitering laws in NYC, Denver mushroom measure passes, misinformation about Section 230, and more...
Closing the border would be a "profit-making operation," says Trump. That's not how any of this works.
A real American genius Joe is not.
We don't even know exactly how many.
An immigration primer about the figures that matter. And the ones that Trump makes up.
John Kelly Blames Jeff Sessions for Family Separations That Kelly Touted As a Deterrent to Illegal Immigration
Kelly was talking about seizing children as a way of discouraging unauthorized border crossing a year before Sessions announced "zero tolerance."
The agency has announced new policies in response.
"Our Border Patrol stations were built decades ago to handle mostly male single adults in custody, not families and children."
His homeland security secretary says that rationale for family separation is "offensive."
This is what happens when "zero tolerance" meets the limitations of government resources.
"They just want a better life. I think most people in their shoes would do the same. And I stopped being able to reconcile that."
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar feels aggreived at how fast he's being ordered to comply with the court order to reunite captive immigrant children with parents.
He seems to be backing away from criminally prosecuting all unauthorized border crosses
Zero tolerance enforcement against illegal border crossings turns Wal-Marts into essentially jails for kids.
Ripping kids from migrant parents is both lawless and cruel.
The president hopes that forcibly separating parents from their kids will deter illegal entry.
Conservatives Are Weeping Over the Plight of Britain's Baby Alfie. But Where Are Their Tears For Border Families Being Torn Apart by the Trump Administration?
Does their commitment to family values stop at the Rio Grande's edge?
The wall might turn out "big" and "beautiful." But how much will it cost, and what will it do?