immigration-and-customs-enforcement Archives

5 Ways Trump’s MS13 Rhetoric Has ‘No Connection’ to Reality, According to an Expert

June 27, 2018

In his desperation to find a Mexican scapegoat, Trump has (unsurprisingly) botched the facts.

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He Was Betrayed by ICE, And Now He’s Marked for Death — But Wants His Story Told

April 11, 2018

The Challenges of reporting on a Teenager Marked for Death by Hannah Dreier ProPublica How do you write about a teenager who wants his story told, when there is no safe way to tell it? That was the dilemma we…

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Fury Erupts Over Viral Video of Mom Being Dragged From Daughters by ICE Agents

March 9, 2018

On a Saturday afternoon, a terrifying scene unfolded in a suburban California neighborhood. An SUV screeched to a stop in the middle of an intersection. Several armed men jumped out, grabbing a woman off the sidewalk, dragging her towards the…

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Married Mother of Two Toddlers Detained by ICE While Trying to Get Legal Status

January 30, 2018

Lilian Calderon-Gordillo Brought To US At 3 And Married To Citizen Tried To Get Legal, Instead Got Arrested It has been often claimed by racist Republican Donald Trump and other hardliners on immigration that the people being deported were just…

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High School Student Held by ICE Is No Gang Member, Home Country Declares

June 20, 2017

June 15th letter from the Ecuadorian Consulate in New York City to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) explains that a 19-year-old Ossining, New York, high school student who was arrested the day of his school prom was never involved…

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REPORT: Private Prisons Already Seeing A Big Return On Their Investment In Trump

February 28, 2017

Private prisons that have donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to pro-Trump groups stand to rake in significant profits due to Trump’s immigration and justice policies. GEO Group, one of the largest private prison corporations in the country, and CoreCivic…

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REPORT: Trump’s DHS ‘Misled’ Police About Gang Raid To Ruthlessly Target Vulnerable Immigrants

February 24, 2017

Santa Cruz police are saying that the Department of Homeland Security misled them during an operation targeting members of the Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, gang. SCPD went into the raids believing they were only targeting gang members. However, in addition…

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Trump Sparks Fear, Outrage With Description Of Military Operation To Deport Immigrants

February 23, 2017

Donald Trump says deportation will be a military operation f his words are to be taken literally, U.S. President Donald Trump will continue with the deportation of ‘bad hombres’ and it will be through tougher means than previously imagined. During a…

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Trump’s America: ICE Sinks To New Low, Arrests Dreamer With No Criminal Record

February 21, 2017

ne of the latest victims of the increased immigration raids under the Trump administration is a 23-year-old immigrant protected by the Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Immigration and Customs Enforcement under Trump On Friday, Daniel Ramirez-Medina was arrested…

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