Immigration

Nativism and the Foundations of US Xenophobia

Some have debated whether we should view the groundswell of support for Donald Trump through the lens of white supremacy or fascism, but we can also understand it through the framework of nativism, the...

Trudeau, Nationalism, Indigenous Resistance, & Social Peace

"the spectre of an indigenous insurrection emerged during the Harper years. This is probably the largest threat to the Canadian state and it makes further investment in infrastructure look risky..." Like most people, I don’t...

Tacoma, WA: Support the #Tacoma12 on Hunger Strike

Women in Tacoma, WA have started a second hunger strike of the year at the Northwest Detention Center. People detained at the facility are protesting inhuman treatment, lack of access to a fair hearing,...

Border Patrol Raids Humanitarian Aid Camp in Targeted Attack

A helicopter, 15 trucks and 30 armed agents descended on the medical aid station to apprehend 4 people receiving medical care in deadly summer heat Thursday, June 15th, 6:00 pm, Arivaca, Arizona: In temperatures surging...

Call to Action: Border Patrol Surveilling and Interfering with No More Deaths Camp

URGENT UPDATE: Since 4:30 PM Tuesday, Nogales Station Border Patrol agents have surrounded and are actively surveilling the No More Deaths humanitarian aid camp. In a 102-degree heat wave, Border Patrol interference with humanitarian...
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Detroit, MI: Community Blockades ICE Bus in Detroit After Raids

On Sunday, June 11th, ICE in Detroit kidnapped over fifty Chaldean and Iraqi folks in a massive deportation sweep. Family members of those taken, as well as other community members and activists attempted to...

Utica, NY: IWW and Community Groups Mobilize to Halt Deportation

A father, soccer coach, and Utica resident Ricky Morgan was separated from his family on June 5th during a routine check-in with ICE and will now be deported to Jamaica. Family members, community members...

Minneapolis, MN: Film Screening of ‘Refugees Welcome,’ June 20th

In our current age of resurgent nationalism, anti-migrant xenophobia and increasing border militarization, it can be easy to lose track of the central role that migration has played in shaping the spaces we inhabit....

Atlanta, GA: Anti-Prison Demonstration Attacked by Police

Last Tuesday, on May 23rd, a few dozen protesters staged a noise demonstration, blocked streets, and clashed with police outside of the Atlanta City Detention Center. The demonstration, organized by crews and individuals associated...

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...