by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 25, 2015
"I have reached the conclusion that we must make substantial changes in our detention practices with respect to families with children," the Department of Homeland Security Secretary said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 16, 2015
Another agent counter-signed the testimony, attesting to having witnessed the entire interrogation.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 22, 2015
Pressure is mounting on El Salvador to get rid of one of the world's harshest bans on abortion.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on April 2, 2015
"Ensuring that these minors receive proper care and supervision while in the United States is more important, and should trump any interest the Department has in speed," Sen. Ted Cruz wrote.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 3, 2015
One of the big economic drivers for leaving Honduras and El Salvador included the spread of the coffee rust fungus, which has threatened or virtually eliminated economic opportunities for farmers.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 19, 2015
Female migrants are especially susceptible to violence or death when they are deported back to their countries of origin.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 13, 2014
“The border wall is leaving a path of death," Pedro Rios, an immigration activist, said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 15, 2014
The refugee program won't help Central American children who are already here.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 13, 2014
Girls are becoming pregnant from rape and finding themselves with few options in a country with some of the most restrictive laws in the world.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 25, 2014
Abortion may not be totally illegal here, but some women are still facing harsh consequences when their pregnancies end.