Immigration

Audio Report from the Second Migrant Caravan in Mexico

In collaboration with our friends at CrimethInc. we present both this short audio report with a journalist that is part of a caravan traveling through Mexico, who details Mexican police harassment and brutality. Below...

Dispatches from the Borderlands: The Devil in the Details

In order to understand and contextualize the current moment we must look back at the process through which immigration status changed from a civil issue to a criminal one. Though we will begin this...

Making Noise in Miami: Gathering at the Gates of Krome Immigration Detention Center

The following is a report back from Miami, Florida about a noise demonstration carried out against continued abuse at the Krome Immigration Detention Center.  Lining both sides of the facility entrance with banners and flooding...

“Live From the Trenches”: The Vaughn 17 Speak

In early 2017, a large scale uprising was launched at the James T. Vaughn Correction Center in Delaware. For background information, see Bloc Party's interview with a former Vaughn prisoner here, and print out...

Latham, NY: Utica IWW to Rally to Prevent Deportation June 5th

There will be a rally held on Monday, June 5th at 9:30am in Latham, NY as activists accompany immigrant Ricky Morgan for his monthly immigration check-in with ICE. Ricky Morgan lives and works in Utica...

Tucson, AZ: Intervention in Border Patrol Stop

In the midst of an ongoing national debate about the jailing of undocumented minors and the separation of immigrant families, a Tucson family was detained and separated by Border Patrol on March 19, 2019. Glenda...

Philadelphia, PA: Sabotage Against Bank Profiting Off Private Prisons

The following communique was anonymously sent to It's Going Down which we reprint below. The communique reads: We fucked up ATM's at 3 Wells Fargo banks in Philadelphia using half-sized credit cards and super glue. We...

Highly Militarized ICE Raids on California’s Central Coast

On Monday, February 13 at approximately 4:45 AM in the Beach Flats neighborhood, armored vehicles and soldiers with machine guns were escorted by Santa Cruz police. They broke down doors, detained women and children,...

Los Angeles Community Mobilizes and Sends ICE Packing

By Black Rosa/Rosa Negra LA and BRRN Social Media Team With Trump planning a major wave of ICE raids targeting Northern California in the coming weeks, especially targeting sanctuary cities, organized community responses are essential to beating...

Tucson, AZ: José Antonio Verdict Report Back

Following the not guilty verdict of a Border Patrol agent who shot and killed a 16 year old, José Antonio Elena Rodríguez, people in so-called Tucson took to the streets and blocked freeway on...