by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 23, 2014
Jesus Castro-Romo, an unarmed border crosser, was shot in the stomach four years ago by a Border Patrol agent.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 21, 2014
Organizers had hoped that the shut down would result in an economic disruption on the southern border.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 12, 2014
Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez was 16, unarmed, and on Mexican soil when an U.S. Border Patrol agent shot him at least eight times in the back.
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by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 5, 2014 Updated: September 5, 2014
“We didn’t know what they were doing. We started hiding behind rocks."
by Igor Volsky Posted on September 4, 2014
The comment, which referenced China's 5,500 mile-long Great Wall, elicited laughs from the audience.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on August 27, 2014 Updated: August 27, 2014
Take everything you think you know about how courts work, throw it out the window, and you'll get an approximation of the nation's immigration courts.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 31, 2014 Updated: July 31, 2014
Despite a recent claims by lawmakers, as well as a house bill addressing the issue, border protection likely isn't compromised by public lands along the border.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 6, 2014
The Texas governor doesn't get it.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 13, 2014 Updated: June 13, 2014
One developmentally disabled child was held in custody without medical treatment. Another child was told that she would be punished "if she were faking" her asthma attack.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 10, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
The Customs and Border Protection (CBP) head of internal affairs will be replaced by an outsider from the FBI.