Dean Kostos expertly weds form and content in this poem–a villanelle–whose use of refrain and repetition reflects an old man’s movement through time and memory.
Gint Aras believes it’s easy to be cool. But alternative? That’s a bit more challenging.
A dozen bipartisan Congressional members urged the President to enforce strong measures to prevent immigrants placed in detention centers from sexual abuse and assault.
By signing the TRUST Act Governor Jerry Brown hopes to “restore community trust for immigrants who are too scared of deportation to report crime to local law enforcement.”
According to recent reports a “vast majority” of immigrants who are detained have never committed serious criminal or repeat offenses.
The rate of border-crossing minors has tripled since 2008 to the point that in 2012, unaccompanied minors comprised 79% of all juvenile border crossers.
Sherifff Arpaio insists the raids were not immigration related, but there is good reason to doubt his assertions.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s decision to close deportation cases in Arizona highlights its shift away from Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s racial profiling tactics which arrests people based on suspicion instead of solid proof.
Need some hope? This is what happens when determination meets a good heart.
The USian Immigrations and Customs Enforcement service has recently revised the rules applying to immigrants detained and awaiting their deportation hearings. Most notably for me, they’ve strengthened the absolutely shit regulations regarding sexual abuse in detention. The Prison Rape Elimination Act (which is already inadequate, but at least it’s a step) does not apply to […]