Migrant

Indigenous Mexicans tortured in migrant crackdown win public apology
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* Quartet were accused of being undocumented Guatemalans * Immigration agents handed out beatings and electric shocksOn Thursday, Mexico’s current immigration (INM) chief admitted the four indigenous Mexicans were subjected to human rights violations as a result of racial profiling. Photograph: José Luis González/ReutersFour indigenous Mexicans who were illegally detained and abused by immigration agents […]

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One year on, migrant caravan leaves unexpected legacy
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A year ago, thousands of Central American men, women and children chasing the American dream arrived in Mexico in a massive caravan that has left a lasting legacy — just not the one people generally thought it would. Fleeing chronic poverty and brutal gang violence at home, they banded together in hopes of finding safety […]

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AOC Makes Migrant Center CEO Cry
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez makes major migrant center CEO cry according to leaked emails. John Iadarola and Ken Klippenstein break it down on The Damage Report. Follow The Damage Report on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheDamageReportTYT/ Help build the Home of the Progressives http://tyt.com/JOIN Subscribe to The Damage Report YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/thedamagereport?sub_confirmation=1 Follow The Damage Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheDamageReport Read more here: https://tyt.com/stories/4vZLCHuQrYE4uKagy0oyMA/1RXd1xIdEpfl51xtVC1nmq “The […]

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On Politics: Migrant Families Could Face Indefinite Detention
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The Trump administration wants to hold migrant families caught crossing the border for as long as it takes to decide their cases.

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Slovenia erects more border fence to curb migrant inflow
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Slovenia has begun work on an additional stretch of fence along its southern border with Croatia with which it aims to keep out a rising number of migrants entering the country illegally. Slovenia’s police registered 7,415 illegal migrants in the first seven months of this year, a jump of 56% compared to the same period […]

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Italy's Salvini agrees to let 27 minors off migrant ship
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Italy’s hard-line interior minister buckled under pressure Saturday and agreed to let 27 unaccompanied minors leave a migrant rescue ship after two weeks at sea, temporarily easing a political standoff that has threatened the viability of the populist government. In recent days, Premier Giuseppe Conte had written to Interior Minister Matteo Salvini demanding that minors […]

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US soldiers now stationed inside migrant detention camp as ‘prison guards’
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Soldiers are monitoring migrants at a detention centre in Texas, in what one congressman fears comes close to a breach of the Posse Comitatus Act, a cornerstone of US society.Under the 1878 federal law members of the army are prohibited from acting as a domestic police force.Active-duty troops are only allowed to help police officers […]

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Journalist reporting on immigration released from ‘inhumane’ US migrant detention centre after 15 months
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There were bugs, and the showers were cold. Air conditioning was not available, but the heat was turned on inexplicably.If you didn’t have family in the United States to send money for food, you would go hungry.Those are just some of the conditions Manuel Duran described after he was released from a US immigration detention […]

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Congress or DHS to blame for conditions at migrant detention facilities on the border?
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Members of ‘the Squad’ grill acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan; reaction and analysis from Fox News contributor Tom Homan, former acting ICE director, and Dave Brown, former senior adviser to Sen. Patty Murray.

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