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Pediatric health experts and immigration advocates say a recent Homeland Security Department advisory panel report “dehumanizes” children and is filled with “crazy” recommendations. That may not seem surprising-except these advocacy groups and health care associations
Melania’s latest move in ‘Be Best’ campaign is sit-down with Microsoft president Brad Smith – who chairs group that defends immigrant kids from deportation and battles Trump child separation policy
First Lady Melania Trump sat down with Microsoft President Brad Smith to discuss online safety – but the exec’s other prominent pursuit is battling the Trump administration’s child separation policy. The first lady tweeted out an image
AUSTIN, Texas — A Texas attorney, who secured the release of an immigrant boy from federal custody, now hopes to use that victory to remove teenage migrants without family in the United States from government shelters to
The Department of Homeland Security has stepped up its collection of biometric data from migrant families to include a DNA testing pilot program and the fingerprinting of children under the age of 14. The Trump
Homeland Security officials said Wednesday they will start an “unprecedented” pilot program to test the DNA of families arriving at the U.S. border as soon as next week, calling the measure an investigative tool to
Trump says the border crisis is about criminals and gangs. His administration says it is about families and children.
Faced with rising numbers of migrants at the southern border, President Trump has regaled supporters with increasingly apocalyptic warnings of an “invasion” populated by criminals with face tattoos who look fearsome enough to be “fighting
WASHINGTON — Jesuit Fr. Richard Ryscavage, whose research and advocacy on behalf of refugees and migrants was recognized around the world, died April 26 at age 74. His career was devoted to serving people on the
The topic of unaccompanied toddlers appearing in immigration court drew widespread attention in 2018, after the Trump administration implemented its “zero tolerance” policy, leading to thousands of children being separated from their families. Accounts of small
KIND Statement on Homeland Security Advisory Council’s Recommendations for Children in Government Care
April 17, 2019— KIND rejects the Homeland Security Advisory Council’s CBP Families and Children Care Panel emergency interim report that proposes sweeping and detrimental changes to the treatment, processing, and care of children and families
President Trump’s move to cut foreign assistance to Central America will contribute to greater violence, lawlessness, and impunity in these countries and drive even more migrants, including children, to come the United States in search