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White House Condemns Ruling On Trump's 'Dreamers' Program

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The White House on Wednesday sharply criticized a federal judge’s ruling that the Trump administration must resume a program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation. 670 more words


Review: The Leavers by Lisa Ko

One morning, Deming Guo’s mother, an undocumented Chinese immigrant named Polly, goes to her job at the nail salon and never comes home. No one can find any trace of her. 468 more words


Judge Blocks Trump’s Order To End DACA Program That Protects Scores Of Black Immigrants

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled against the Trump administration’s decision to end the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that touches the lives of many young immigrants from the African Diaspora. 335 more words


Coachella, Underground

Gabriel Thompson | Longreads | April 2018 | 25 minutes (7,013 words)

This story was produced in partnership with The Investigative Fund, a project of The Nation Institute.

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Springfield rents jail beds to hold ICE detainees

Under a police department contract, the city lockup handles a small but growing number of undocumented immigrants.

Tougher deportation policies under Donald Trump’s presidency have put the U.S. 75 more words

The Register-Guard

Injuries In Suspected Human-Smuggling Crash Near California-Mexico Border

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities say a horse trailer carrying about 18 people who entered the country illegally overturned on a Southern California highway just north of the border with Mexico. 100 more words


Poem: Mary Magdalene

Wearing a prayer shawl of knitted thorns
that all the thorns of the world
might be gathered together and broken

thorns still green
freshened every day… 153 more words