by Beenish Ahmed Jul 31, 2015
More and more Salvadorans trying to flee to America to escape the violence. Ironically, that’s where much of it came from.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jun 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 Jun 16, 2015
Another agent counter-signed the testimony, attesting to having witnessed the entire interrogation.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Apr 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 Apr 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 Mar 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 Feb 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 Dec 13, 2014
“The border wall is leaving a path of death," Pedro Rios, an immigration activist, said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Nov 15, 2014
The refugee program won't help Central American children who are already here.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Nov 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.