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News Digest: May 24, 2019

Articles June 2019 issue, The Atlantic: Mireya’s Third Crossing 5/23/19, Mother Jones: Trump Dumped Thousands of Immigrants in San Antonio. The City’s Response Was a Lesson in Kindness. "“We had surges of 150, then 250 [...]

May 23rd, 2019|

News Digest: May 17, 2019

Articles 5/16/19, Vox: Donald Trump’s Rose Garden immigration speech, explained 5/16/19, New York Times: To Stay or to Flee: A Syrian Mother’s Impossible Choice This is the first dispatch from a project following a mother [...]

May 16th, 2019|

News Digest: May 10, 2019

Articles 5/8/19, New York Times: The Real Threat Uncovered by Armed Civilians at the Border 5/8/19, Politico: The Surprising New Effect Of Trump’s Immigration Crackdown Zamarrón, 32, initially vowed to fight her removal from the [...]

May 9th, 2019|

News Digest: May 3, 2019

Articles 5/2/19, Vox: Exclusive: Civil servants say they’re being used as pawns in a dangerous asylum program 5/1/19, Forbes: Questionable DHS Visa Overstay Reports Used For Immigration Crackdown 5/1/19, Washington Post: Burgeoning court backlog of [...]

May 3rd, 2019|

News Digest: April 26, 2019

Articles 4/25/19, New York Times: Cross-Border Patrols, Mercenaries and the K.K.K.: The Long History of Border Militias 4/24/19, The Nation: What Would an ‘Open Borders’ World Actually Look Like? The vision of a borderless world [...]

April 26th, 2019|

News Digest: April 19, 2019

Articles 4/18/19, New York Times: Militia in New Mexico Detains Asylum Seekers at Gunpoint “We’re just here to support the Border Patrol and show the public the reality of the border,” said Mr. Benvie, 43, [...]

April 19th, 2019|

News Digest: April 12, 2019

Articles 4/12/19, New York Times: She Was Forced to Marry in Bangladesh. In Brooklyn, She Made Her Escape. The shelter is under the umbrella of Muslims Giving Back, a charity in Sunset Park based out of [...]

April 12th, 2019|

News Digest: April 5, 2019

Articles 4/4/19, UNHCR: Why including refugees makes economic sense 4/4/19, The Week: The future of climate change refugees The PBS News Hour recently ran an excellent report on how climate problems are driving many farmers out of business in Honduras. One [...]

April 5th, 2019|

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