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Immigration

How allies can defend against ICE raids

The Trump administration has announced that it would ramp up Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) efforts to arrest and deport immigrants across the United States – stoking more fear in immigrant communities, which have been subject to…

How We Ended Up With Kids in Cages

How did we end up with kids in cages? We put them there, across multiple administrations, creating a politicized immigration and asylum system that constrains better options.

Know your rights as an immigrant

Introduction These are difficult times. As immigrants, we face a lot of discrimination in this country. But we all deserve to be treated with dignity and respect, and it is more important than ever to know our rights and work for…

Whiteness Is The New Evil

The assault on whiteness is now part of official educational policy.  In New York City the head of the education department, Richard Carranza, a son of Mexican immigrants, is conducting a campaign against toxic white supremacy culture.  His…

Government Itself Is Becoming the Enemy

We are the Little Folk—we! Too little to love or to hate. Leave us alone and you’ll see How we can drag down the State! A Pict Song, Rudyard Kipling

US and the Central American Exodus

The exodus of Central Americans, mainly to the United States, has been made visible by the current caravan that crosses Mexico, this is not new and is a long-standing phenomenon. In 2017, the International Organization for Migration, a UN…