Letters from inside
Yeslin, just 9, speaks out from inside the Berks Family detention center
On September 7, 2016 | 0 Comments |

Via DreamACTivist.org Yeslin, just 9, speaks out from inside the Berks Family detention center. This ...

Mothers Released from Family Detention Urge President Obama to NOT APPEAL Judge’s Decision
On August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments |

For immediate release: Agosto 3, 2015 Press Contacts: Esther Portillo, Human Rights Alliance for Child ...

Suicide note from a 19-year-old mother imprisoned at Karnes with her baby
On June 11, 2015 | 2 Comments |

As originally published on McClatchyDC.  Note: ICE has just deported Lilian.  See story here. "Lilian ...

Emergency message from mother and sick 5 year old daughter inside Karnes concentration camp
On May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments |

via RaicesTexasMedia: "I have a problem here in immigration [Karnes Detention Camp] right now just ...

End Family Detention Public Service Announcement Video
On April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments |

This public service announcement video is available in English and Spanish and is intended to ...

Letter from mothers/families imprisoned at Berks family detention camp
On April 24, 2015 | 1 Comments |

"Following in the footsteps of the brave women at the Karnes prison in Texas, yesterday ...

Letter from 21 imprisoned mothers and families to ICE Director Sarah Saldana
On April 23, 2015 | 1 Comments |

The following is a letter by the mothers imprisoned with their children at Karnes written ...

No image el ayuno * la huelga * the fast * the strike
On April 11, 2015 | 1 Comments |

April 6, 2015 We mothers who are detained in Karnes County Residential Center began a ...

“Karnes Detention has scarred my life forever”
On April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments |
BREAKING: Women in Karnes family detention camp start work strike and fast for Holy Week! Demanding freedom!
On March 31, 2015 | 3 Comments |

by Cristina Parker, Grassroots Leadership Click here to sign the petition in support of the ...

Statement by 20 families held at the Karnes family prison in Texas
On March 24, 2015 | 2 Comments |

Receive from us a blessed greeting, we are mothers with our children detained at Karnes ...

Mother and son (12)
On March 7, 2015 | 2 Comments |

February 28, 2015 Hello, My name is [redacted], and I came in 2007, but I ...

Mother and daughter
On March 5, 2015 | 5 Comments |

I arrived at this detention center on August 4, 2014. I already have bond for ...

Mother (27) and son (10)
On March 5, 2015 | 2 Comments |

My name is [redacted] (A[redacted]); I am 27 years old and I am here with ...

Mother and son (1)
On March 5, 2015 | 5 Comments |

My name is [redacted] and I have a one year old son here where I ...

Mother (32) and two children
On March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments |

February 26, 2015 I, [redacted] am 32 years old. My number is A# [redacted] . ...

Mother (37) and children (11 and 5)
On March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments |

I [redacted], I am 37 years old. My A number is [redacted]. I have two ...

Mother (33) and children (10, 9 and 3)
On March 5, 2015 | 2 Comments |

  2/24/2015 My name is Sonia Elizabeth Hernandez Amaya, 33 years old, Salvadoran, number A ...

Mother (34) and daughters (15, 14 and 11)
On March 5, 2015 | 1 Comments |

I Maria Estela Marquez Marquez: A087591777, am 34 years old, I’m from El Salvador. I ...

Mother and daughter (7)
On March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments |

[redacted] A [redacted] [redacted] A [redacted] I entered the United States on July 28th, 2014. ...

Mother and son (12)
On March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments |

I am in this institution asking for help because I can’t return to my country. ...

Mother (39) and daughter (2)
On March 5, 2015 | 2 Comments |

I am [redacted], [born in the] year [redacted], [in] El Salvador. My daughter [is] [redacted], ...

Mother (29) and daughter (2)
On March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments |

I am [redacted], number A [redacted], 29 years old, and I’m Brazilian. My daughter [redacted], ...

Polyane and her daughter
On March 5, 2015 | 2 Comments |

My name is Polyane Soares de Oliveira, 29 years old, number A 200-022-852, and I’m ...

Miguel, 10
On December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments |

This place called a detention center is like a prison for us, because we don’t ...

Rebeca Paulina
On December 11, 2014 | 1 Comments |

For most people who have entered this place, it’s the start of a new life, ...

A drawing by Luis Ramon, a child inside the Karnes “family” prison
On December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments |

A visual testimony of life in Honduras by Luis Ramon, a young child inside the ...

Visual testimony of a child from Honduras
On December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments |

This is the visual testimony of a child from Honduras. "Revos locos" means the Mara ...

A letter from Angie, 15
On December 10, 2014 | 2 Comments |

"There are many things that happen in this place called Karnes County Residential Center. There ...

A goodbye letter from one teenage girl to another
On November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments |

A goodbye letter from one teenage girl to another. They met inside the Karnes "family ...

A letter from Melissa
On November 8, 2014 | 3 Comments |

Melissa and her sisters are imprisoned with their mother at the Karnes "family" prison near ...

A letter from Carmen
On November 8, 2014 | 1 Comments |

The letter below is from a young girl who is imprisoned with her mother and ...

A letter from Jackeline
On November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments |

The letter below is from a young girl  inside the prison with their mother and young sisters. ...

The iceboxes in McAllen: personal testimony
On November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments |

"It’s a room in which there is nothing more than a toilet and some cement ...