- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's tweet about the number of migrants from southern Africa apprehended in Texas sectors gained attention online.
- Those numbers were preliminary, subject-to-change Border Patrol numbers from the Texas Department of Public S
Attorney General Bill Barr Wants Sheriffs to Join His Attacks on State and Local Governments with policies designed to protect immigrants
Attorney General Bill Barr, speaking at the National Sheriffs’ Association conference in Washington, D.C., encouraged sheriffs to join the Trump administration as it launches a “significant escalation” in the federal government’s efforts to retaliateRead more…
In its latest global report, IOM noted that the overall figure represents just a tiny fraction of the world's population, although it is a 0.1 per cent increase on the level indicated in its last report, published two years ago.
“This figure remainsRead more…
AJC, the global Jewish advocacy organization, expressed regret that Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu has cancelled an agreement aimed at resolving the status of African migrants.
AJC had welcomed yesterday the announcement by the prime minister o
In the depths of India's illegal mica mines, where children as young as five work alongside adults, lurks a dark, hidden secret - the cover-up of child deaths with seven killed in the past two months, a Thomson Reuters Foundation investigation has reRead more…
Hundreds of people have marched for the rights of former slaves in Mauritania and to denounce injustice against them in the West African nation where slavery persists despite being officially abolished decades ago.
The march on Saturday in the capitaRead more…
Immigrants at Northwest Detention Center, Tacoma Immigration Prison, Add Work Stoppage to Protest of their Conditions
More than 400 Immigrants Join Hunger Strike at
Tacoma Immigration Prison
Immigrants at Northwest Detention Center Add Work Stoppage to Protest of their Conditions
| April 11, 2017 | Tacoma, WA - Yesterday at noon over 100 immigrants incarcerated at the
n May 25, 2016 the German Parliament delegation visiting Namibia met with representatives of the Herero and Nama people, descendants of the victims of the genocide committed by the German colonial troops between 1904 and 1908 during which approximateRead more…
Operation Underground Railroad And Elizabeth Smart Foundation Combine Efforts in the Fight Against Human Trafficking
Operation Underground Railroad And Elizabeth Smart Foundation Officially Merge Operation Underground Railroad, an organization founded by former CIA and Homeland Security agent, Tim Ballard and the Elizabeth Smart Foundation, founded by Activist andRead more…
Thought slavery ended centuries ago? It’s hard to believe, but there are at least 35.8 million living in slavery today.
I believe our generation can build a world without slavery.Read more…
Angola/Thousands of African nationals suffer Serious Human Rights' Violations
-- During the last few days Angolan security forces have arrested and arbitrarily detained several African nationals who they also subjected to cruel and inhuman treatment.Read more…
Attorney Zulu Ali Files Grievance with D.H.S. Office for Civil Rights Alleging Unlawful Deportations by Immigration Officials
We have all heard the stories of how slavery was ended in 1865. Yet, even today there are examples of slavery in the world. I am not talking about conditions that are the "equal" of slavery under one theory or another. I am talking about out-and-out
President Barack Obama swept into office in 2008 on the backs of many immigrant voters and on promises of comprehensive immigration reform. Yet, in the five years since holding the post as President and Commander-in-Chief, his administration has depRead more…
[by Victor Hugo Orellana] Sixty thousand children from Central America walked over the U.S.-Mexican border and, for a few days, the world looked up from war in the Middle East and the problems between Russians and Ukrainians and paid attention.
2016 U.S. Diversity Immigrant Visa Program Now Open - Submission Period for DV-2016 ends November 3, 2014
The 2016 Diversity Immigrant Visa program is a United States congressionally mandated lottery program for receiving a United States Permanent Resident Card "Green Card". The entry submission period for DV-2016 is from 12:00PM EDT (GMT -4) on OctoberRead more…
Atlanta GA: Sweet Auburn Experience Announces Kick-Off Event Aimed at Preventing Child Sex Trafficking
In Partnership With Several Community Groups, The Sweet Auburn Experience (SAX) Announces Kick-Off Event Aimed at Preventing Child Sex Trafficking
Less than a month ago, a young dynamic gr
William E. Spriggs
Reflecting on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
By William E. Spriggs
Americans have now celebrated July 4th, 2013, and America's independence. It was also a time when public ceremonies were held to swear in newly naturaRead more…
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