border control

December 20, 2022
Jennie Rose Nelson

A preliminary injunction represents one of the most significant achievements for the rights of unaccompanied children in immigration detention in the last 25 years.

September 13, 2019

In his new book The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez, Aaron Bobrow-Strain captures why true border stories defy simplicity. 

March 27, 2017
Patrick Timmons

How Richard Nixon’s Operation Intercept laid the foundation for decades of U.S.-Mexico border policy, including Donald Trump’s wall.

October 26, 2016
César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández

The number of migrants in detention has risen exponentially in the past two decades, under both Republican and Democratic administrations.

May 17, 2016
Luisa Laura Heredia

How DREAMer activism is breaking down the walls that divide the undocumented community.

July 21, 2014
Nathalie Baptiste

Central American children fleeing poverty and gang violence are refugees—and should be treated as such.

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