Deportation

Melania Trump Likely Would've Been Prioritized For Deportation Under Trump’s Order in the ‘90s

If she worked as a paid model while on a tourist visa, it would have violated her status.<p>One of Donald Trump’s immigration-related executive orders include one from Jan. 25, in which he said there would be a prioritization of the deportation of people who “engaged in fraud or willful …

Melania Trump

Trump’s Deportation Strategy Might Accidentally Destroy American Agriculture

If there’s one thing everybody can relate to, it’s the price of food. Stability of food and low food prices are often a backbone of economic success. But one unintended consequence of Trump’s deportation plans might be that buying your food from American farmers might be too expensive.<p><i>Vanity Fair</i> …

Agriculture

Why President Trump's Immigration Plan Could Tear Families Apart

Most people may have missed the story of an Arizona mother who was deported and forced to leave behind her two U.S.-born children earlier this month, but it sent ripples of fear across the country and drove many immigrant families underground. Teachers quickly grew worried that immigrant kids were …

Immigration

A Unitarian church in Denver boldly shields immigrant from deportation

It was standing room only at the First Unitarian Church.<p>The choir belted out the African American spiritual “Down by the Riverside,” and Dee Galloway, a local poet, took the floor.<p>“Are you a social justice warrior?” she shouted.<p>“Yes!” came the response.<p>“Then stand up! You can’t be a warrior sitting …

Immigration

Will Trump's Deportation Policy Drive Up Farm Wages?

Across America’s orchards and crop fields, a shrinking supply of migrants has already driven pay up faster than in the broader workforce. President …

Bloomberg Markets

Trump Deportation Policy: Obama & Foreign Countries Adopted Something Similar

His proposed alien removals follow his predecessor’s legacy of mass deportations.<p>If President Donald J. Trump’s critics are correct, he is arranging …

Immigration

The dragnet and the scissors: Congress and the courts will poke holes in the president’s deportation plans

The dragnet and the scissorsCongress and the courts will poke holes in the president’s deportation plans<p>Barack Obama’s administration deported …

Economics

Drumbeat of Fascism: Find, Arrest, Deport

Tuesday (2-21-17) was a black day in US history, conflicted in a time sense, reverting back to the antiradical/anti-immigrant somewhat contrived and …

Liberal POV

Immigrants Begin Changing Their Routines to Avoid Deportation Under President Trump

In Orange County, California, dozens of immigrant parents have signed legal documents authorizing friends and relatives to pick up their children …

Immigration

President Trump's deportation proposals break America's promise to be a welcoming nation

Congressional District 24 is an immigrant-rich community and home to a large population of people from across the globe. We call it the little United …

Immigration

Trump Admits That His Deportation Agenda Is a ‘Military Operation’

On Thursday President Donald Trump plainly admitted that his administration’s deportation agenda is “a military operation,” confirming what his …

Immigration

Can Mexico Block Trump’s New Deportation Rules?

The administration’s plan to force undocumented immigrants out of the U.S. largely hinges on America’s increasingly tense relationship with its southern neighbor.<p>One lesser-known feature of new U.S. immigration policies announced earlier this week—which will make the majority of undocumented …

Foreign Policy

Trump is making 'good citizens' live in fear of deportation. That's unjust.

<b>To the editor:</b> Over the last 40 years, I have become acquainted with hundreds of undocumented immigrants. (“As Trump immigration crackdown comes into focus, anxiety grows along with anger,” Feb. 22)<p>Nancy was a nurse aide working in a convalescent home caring for patients, always with a smile. Jose …

The Arts

Sydney doctor faces deportation after autistic daughter fails ‘health checks’

A Sydney-based doctor faces deportation from Australia after her 16-year-old daughter failed immigration medical assessments because she is …

Autism

Democrats can resist Trump’s mass deportations

Nobody knows yet — probably including President Trump himself — how far his administration’s plans for mass deportations will actually go. The blueprint for stepped-up deportations that his Department of Homeland Security released this week vastly expands the pool of undocumented immigrants who can …

Government

An Explanation of the U.S. Deportation Process

Chad Bown, senior fellow at Peterson Institute of International Economics, explains the process of deportation employed by the United States …

Immigration

Trump's immigration crackdown is paving the way for a 'deportation force'

Two memos released by the Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday helped spell out President Donald Trump's plans for aggressively enforcing federal immigration laws, and they were quickly criticized by immigration advocates as providing a blueprint for mass deportations.<p>The memos include …

Immigration

Trump's Deportation Surge

President Trump campaigned on enforcing immigration law, and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly plans to deliver. On Tuesday Mr. Kelly ordered a deportation surge that will cost billions of dollars and expand the size and intrusiveness of government in ways that should make conservatives …

Immigration

Lessons From Abroad: What Can Happen When Migrants Are Pushed Into the Shadows

New deportation rules proposed by the Trump administration risk creating an American underclass with parallels to others around the world: slum residents in India, guest workers in oil-rich Persian Gulf states and internal migrant workers in China.<p>Those groups provide a cautionary tale for what …

Cities

Mexican man kills self after deportation from U.S.

Officials at the U.S.-Mexican border have confirmed the death of Guadalupe Olivas Valencia, an undocumented immigrant who leapt from a bridge …

Valencia

'You can't even walk anywhere without fearing you may get caught': Immigrants in U.S. illegally prepare for possible deportation

New details about President Trump’s immigration crackdown have heightened fears among people in this country illegally, with some saying they are now preparing for the possibility of deportation.<p>The Trump administration swept aside nearly all restrictions Tuesday on targeting for removal the 11 …

Immigration

'Foreign spouse income deportation would leave us homeless'

A family in the UK say they are at risk of being torn apart because of income rules surrounding foreign spouses.<p>Lian Papay's American husband AJ, who is their son's main carer, faces being deported because of repeated visa rejections.<p>As of 2012, Britons must earn more than £18,600 before a husband …

UK News

After more than 60 years in Canada, B.C. man faces deportation to the Netherlands

'We're down to our last breath now,' says Len Van Heest who moved to Canada as a baby<p>At age 60, Len Van Heest is facing deportation to the …

Canada

Refugee groups protest migrant deportation flight from Munich

Refugee supporters have protested at Munich's airport over Germany's third recent group deportation of rejected asylum seekers to Kabul. Two courts blocked individual expulsions, to Afghanistan, and to Macedonia.<p>German charities and refugee advocacy groups on Wednesday condemned the German …

Immigration

Deportation force: Trump's new immigration rules are based on lies

The Trump administration announced this week more specifics on how they would implement the president’s recent executive orders to crack down on …

Immigration

Germany approves faster deportation of rejected asylum-seekers

Germany’s cabinet approved a plan on Wednesday that will make it easier to deport rejected asylum-seekers.<p>Interior minister Thomas de Maiziere said …

Immigration

If Obama was called 'deporter-in-chief,' what will Trump be?

President Donald Trump’s roll-out this week of a new order to aggressively deport unauthorized immigrants in the United States has ramped up emotions …

Immigration

Churches increasingly feel need to offer sanctuary to undocumented migrants

Edgehill United Methodist Church has always been an inclusive church willingly embracing all people. Now it says becoming a sanctuary church is a big priority for its congregation, which has a long history of social justice work. Larry McCormack / The Tennessean<p>A woman from Mexico who entered the …

Religion

Espaillat: 'Are we a country of deportation or a country of aspirations?'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Decades before being elected to Congress, Rep. Adriano Espaillat arrived in America as a young boy before becoming an undocumented immigrant from the Dominican Republic.<p>"I came here at the age of 9 with my parents and my brother and sister. We were here on a visa and overstayed," he told …

Immigration

If It Sounds Like A Deportation Force...

Two consistent Trump administration defenses of its immigration policies are 1) there is no deportation force and 2) the focus is on deporting serious criminals. Let’s see if a close examination of the facts, including material obtained from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), supports …

Government