Spokane's Mandy Manning, the 2018 National Teacher of the Year, has brought teachers and others together in a new group called Teachers Against Child Detention. They're planning a 10-hour "Teach-In for.. Seattle Times - Published
Teachers across the country plan to join National Teacher of the Year Mandy Manning for a 12-Hour national "Teach-in for Freedom" to be broadcast live over the internet from El Paso, Texas on Sunday.. PRWeb - Published
According to CNN, a watchdog agency found that the Trump administration separated thousands more immigrant children from their parents than previously estimated.
The Inspector General's office for the..
Every child in U.S. Customs and Border Protections custody is set to undergo a medical examination following the deaths of two detained children, according to a new report. Veuer's Sam Berman has the..
Washington D.C., Jan 27, 2019 / 04:14 pm (CNA).- More than 10,000 migrant children still detained by the U.S. government are wrongly being used to lure undocumented family members into a situation.. CNA - Published
Over 10,000 immigrant children are in U.S. custody. In the past year, lawyers say at least 170 willing sponsors were arrested and put in deportation proceedings after coming forward for the child. NPR - Published
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Immigrant advocates say they are suing the U.S. government for allegedly detaining immigrant children too long and improperly refusing to release them to relatives. Lawyers.. Seattle Times - Published
The U.S. government may have separated "thousands" more immigrant children from their parents than previously known but inadequate record-keeping means the exact number is still unclear, an internal.. Reuters - Published
Washington D.C., Jan 13, 2019 / 04:51 am (CNA).- The language that people choose to use in reference to unborn children and ideological opponents is at the crux of the abortion debate, a pro-life.. CNA - Published
During Thursday's edition of Hannity, host Sean Hannity dug into the archives; playing clips of media figures referring to the surge of illegal immigrant children at the border as a "humanitarian.. CNSNews.com - Published
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The nation’s two largest private detention companies want to remain open to possibly housing immigrant children separated from their parents, even though both companies say.. Seattle Times - Published
The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry is backing a bill that would give lower tuition rates at state colleges to people participating in the DACA program. The bi-partisan effort is part of the.. bizjournals - Published
Q: Is it accurate that “18 children died while in custody of Border Patrol” during the Obama administration?
A: No. Prior to two children’s deaths in December, it had been more than a decade.. FactCheck.org - Published
Arizona authorities say they have sent prosecutors the results of an investigation into a now-shuttered shelter for immigrant children where videos showed staffers dragging and shoving kids. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Sunday defended his agents' handling of two sick children who died in their custody, saying they did everything they could to get medical help for them.. Reuters - Published
Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein penned a letter Thursday, urging for the Judiciary committee to schedule a hearing about the Custom and Border Protection’s (CBP) “treatment of immigrant.. FOXNews.com - Published
A new report shows that undocumented adults coming forward to take in immigrant children in custody are being arrested even without criminal records. The San Francisco Chronicle's Tal Kopan explains.. CBS News - Published
· Protesters interrupted JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon's remarks at an investor conference on Tuesday.
· Their demands centered on the bank's financing of the operators of private prisons, which are.. Business Insider - Published
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Donald Trump falsely says family separations were Obama policyDespite President Donald Trump’s repeated claims that the Obama administration separated immigrant.. PolitiFact - Published
· At a company meeting Thursday, Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, addressed employees' concerns about the company's practice of offering its facial recognition software to immigration and.. Business Insider - Published
An Italian town’s mayor tightened the rules for lunch subsidies, a move that affected immigrant children. The leader of the League, the country’s right-wing ruling party, supports her. Seattle Times - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com
U.S. authorities have held some immigrant children who entered the country illegally and without a parent in a temporary "tent city" in Texas for months, violating a 20-year-old court order on how long.. Reuters - Published