Dear Friends, As our attention is focused on the upcoming election, misery continues to exist at our southern border. Here are Paul Barby's articles for today: Check them out. Sue Lefebvre
Detention Facilities for Immigrants Fast-Tracked for Deportation Were Rife With Problems, Inspectors Find
Hamed Aleaziz, BuzzFeed
Aleaziz writes: "Two controversial pilot programs that sought to quickly deport Mexican and Central American asylum-seekers at the southern border were rife with issues, including migrant families forced to remain in custody longer than what was appropriate, juvenile girls stuck in the same detention space with unrelated adult men, and toilets in facilities that had limited privacy."
Report: Migrant deaths in the desert have reached seven-year high
Remains of 181 migrants were found in the Arizona desert through the end of September, 37 more than in all of last year and the most since 2013, ...
Mexico rights agency says migrants held without light, water
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Mexico's National Human Rights Commission says migrants are being held at some government facilities without proper sanitary measures, with ...
"They Wanted to Take My Womb Out": Survivor of Medical Abuse in ICE Jail Deported After Speaking Out
Excerpt: "Jaromy Floriano Navarro is a survivor of medical abuse and neglect at Irwin. She was the original source of the information about a medical abuse by Dr. Mahendra Amin that was eventually included in the whistleblower report."
Justice Amy Coney Barrett's First Tests Will Come Quickly, From Election Law to Immigration
Innovation Lab, where the Trump immigration policy requiring asylum-seekers to stay in Mexico while they wait for an asylum hearing will be ...
Here's Where Amy Coney Barrett Stands On Crucial Upcoming SCOTUS Topics - Bustle
An Explosive Government Report Exposed Family Separations and Other Immigration Horrors—in ...
Reuben Oppenheimer, a Baltimore lawyer, was put in charge of immigration. What he found was so appalling that it made the front page of the New ...
Does the US owe amnesty to future illegal immigrants?
When immigration was raised at last week's presidential debate, former ... Providing amnesty and citizenship to illegal immigrants would eventually ...
Donald Trump made a lot of immigration and border promises in 2016. How did he deliver?
His speech portrayed both illegal and legal immigration as a threat to Americans and the nation, highlighted violent crimes committed by immigrants, and ...
Fact Checkers Say Trump Built A Wall Of False Claims On Immigration
In the book, Kessler, Rizzo and Kelly cite academic research that shows immigrants do not increase the crime rate: “'Far from immigration increasing ...
One Big Thing Cities Can Do on Immigration
Most immigrants don't have lawyers in their deportation hearings. Local governments are starting to fund them. Kica Matos and Helen Gym. October ...