September 12, 2019
... the country are fighting to end the policy and practice of immigration detention. Join us for a conversation with advocates and organizers to learn more about this movement’s strategies. The morning session will focus on the ...
September 30, 2019
... As a former lawyer who focused on asylum issues, immigration detention has always struck me as one of the cruelest and most ... exponentially since the 1990s, currently hovering at about 55,000 nationwide. Hence, the work to curb immigrant detention is vitally ...
Materials: First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and Untapped Potential of a Reception System for Families and Asylum Seekers
Find all program-related materials for April's Monthly Immigration Policy Call, "First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and ...
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "A Primer on Divesting from Immigrant Detention" here, including presentation and recording.
Bankrolling Oppression: How Wall Street Companies Finance the Private Prison and Immigrant Detention Industry
... a full 71 percent of people detained by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are held in privatelyoperated ...
July 19, 2018
... foundations, including some that have never supported immigration issues before, have dedicated millions of dollars in ... caught up in the Trump administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policies. Some of the newcomer philanthropies cited a visceral ...
February 20, 2019
... as catalyst or supplement. As partisan rancor around immigration strains the very institutions of American democracy, SAFE, which ... to the 2016 election and the Trump administration’s anti-immigration stance. But the idea got its start before that as a pilot in New ...
March 5, 2019
... past three decades to push for harsher criminal justice and immigration laws . Interestingly, while only 10% of prisons and jails ...
May 23, 2019
... the 1990’s, detention has become the primary mechanism for immigration enforcement. The overreliance on incarceration and detention ... companies that are involved in operating for-profit prisons, immigration and other detention services and probation services. Companies that ...
June 3, 2019
... has been supporting, who fight on the front lines of immigration and border issues in California and along the southwest border, ...
June 20, 2019
Zero-Tolerance and Family Separation One Year Later: Updates from organizations working on the front-lines to defend immigrant families at our borders
... the effects of the Trump Administration’s ever-changing immigration policies and procedures. The webinar will feature a robust ... larger strategic goals the organization has to reform the immigration system and defend immigrant communities. Partners RAICES ...
July 25, 2019
... administration boasts the sharpest increases . U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the federal agency tasked with overseeing and implementing policies related to immigration detention, contracts out a large portion of its detention capacity ...