Mass Incarceration of Children: Numerous immigrant kids are housed at this overcrowded tent encampment.
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Private Prison Industry Thrives Thanks to Trump’s Immigration Reform (Videos)

In the 1980s, President Ronald Reagan embraced the idea of for-profit prisons. This led to a big boom. Today, these privately ran prisons are homes to numerous undocumented migrants, including children. Thomas W. Beasley Makes Private Prison History Thomas W. Beasley is a savvy businessman responsible for the big private prison boom of 1983. He Read More…

Fernanda Jacqueline Dávila barely recognized her mother when she first arrived at the airport in Honduras.
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Legally Kidnapped: 2-Year-Old Fernanda Becomes a Famous Prisoner

With all that’s happening in America, it’s no wonder many of us have never heard the story of 2-year-old Fernanda Jacqueline Dávila. This Tegucigalpa, Honduras native is probably the youngest prisoner to ever appear before a judge alone in the US. Fernanda is a little girl… a toddler with brown hair and eyes. For three months, she Read More…

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Hudson County Terminates Contract with ICE; No Detainees by 2020

Hudson County has announced that it will terminate its contract for holding immigration prisoners by the year 2020. The detainees have been held in the Hudson County Corrections and Rehabilitation Center. Tom DeGise, the county executive, says this will begin a path to exit. The county renewed a contract in July with the US Immigration Read More…

Laura Gomez as Blanca Flores in a scene from Orange is the New Black.
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Orange Is the New Black Makes ICE Connection Under Trump’s Administration

Season 6 of Orange Is the New Black reflects a lot on Trump’s zero-tolerance policy. While the show keeps anyone riveted to their seats, it provides a peak into the racial imbalances. Spoiler Alert: OITNB Touches on Immigration & US Prisons One of the storylines of this season’s OITNB on Netflix (including the final episode, spoiler Read More…

A hispanic woman holding a little girl protectively, worried something will come after them and a younger woman in the background.
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Outrageous: Detained Immigrants Prefer Deportation to Living in Hell in US Prisons

A number of illegal immigrants  are being held at the Federal Correctional Institution in Victorville, California. They have expressed a desire for deportation. The immigrants would rather have it rough in their home countries than die in a US prison. According to a lawsuit filed against the government, the immigrants contend they are subjected to Read More…

Protestors outside Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Washington.
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Will Tacoma City Officials Help Reunite Immigrant Mothers with Their Children?

Protestors in Tacoma go up against the private prison housing the detained immigrants of Trump’s policy. Will protestors prevail?   Victoria Woodards is the Mayor of Tacoma. She is one among many mayors staging protests against the separation of families at the border. She backs the reuniting of these families. Woodards promises Tacoma will remain Read More…

Detainees sleep and watch television in a holding cell where hundreds of illegal immigrants are housed together.
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Democrats Fight Back Tears After Visiting Prison Housing Illegal Immigrants

A team of congressmen from Oregon visited a federal illegal immigrant prison facility to see the conditions under which immigrant parents are being housed. The four Democrats visited Sheridan Federal Correctional Institution in Oregon expressed dismay at what the Trump administration is doing to distraught immigrants. Worse of all is how the government is separating immigrant parents from Read More…