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Progressive Caucus, Judiciary Dems Hold Forum Hearing on Family Detention
On July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream WASHINGTON, DC – On July 28th, the Congressional Progressive ...

American Academy of Pediatrics letter on family detention
On July 28, 2015 | 1 Comments |

July 24, 2015   The Honorable Jeh Johnson Secretary U.S. Department of Homeland Security Washington, ...

Family Detention & the Flores Settlement Agreement
On July 28, 2015 | 2 Comments |

As originally published by the Women's Refugee Commission and the Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service ...

“Visions from the Inside” art series: Day 2
On July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments |

“They go through our drawers just like a prisoner. Sometimes they treat us with kindness, ...

“Visions from the Inside” art series: Day 1
On July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments |

“We need the help of all of you because we feel depressed and forgotten in ...

TAKE ACTION: Send letter to Obama and DOJ not to appeal Flores settlement enforcement decision for imprisoned families
On July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

From the Texas Civil Rights Project:  This week Obama and the DOJ were dealt a ...

#EndFamilyDetention and “out”carceration
On July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Detention of refugee women and children over the last thirteen or fourteen months at Artesia, ...

No image CultureStrike launches #EndFamilyDetention national art series starting July 27
On July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Julio Salgado, [email protected] Art Projects Manager, CultureStrike   “VISIONS FROM THE INSIDE ...

Judge rules against family detention policy
On July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on McClatchey DC BY FRANCO ORDOÑEZ [email protected] WASHINGTON: A federal judge ruled Friday ...

Rio Grande Valley Immigration Humanitarian Crisis Response
On July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on Catholic Charities of the RGV Refugees continue to arrive in growing ...

Federal officials investigate deportation of teen mom who attempted suicide
On July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on McClatchy DC BY FRANCO ORDOÑEZ [email protected] WASHINGTON Federal civil rights officials ...

To DOJ: Investigate DHS officials for Federal Crime of Conspiracy Against Rights in Family Detention
On July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on AMJOlaw.com: by Bryan Johnson on July 6, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: ...

TAKE ACTION: Report abuse of 250 children in family detention camps overdosed with vaccines
On July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments |

This past 4th of July weekend it was discovered that around a group of about 250 refugee ...

Lawyer threatened with contempt for leaking family detention documents
On July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments |

BY FRANCO ORDOÑEZ / Originally posted on McClatchy Washington Bureau "A federal judge has threatened to ...

#FreedomNOTReform this July 2nd in LA!
On July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on the #FreedomNOTReform FB page  Rally for Freedom LA"In the light of ...

Under pressure, Homeland Security announces changes to family detention policies
On June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments |

In a press released dated Wednesday, June 24, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson announced a few changes ...

Imprisoned families protest and chant during Congressional tour of “family” detention center
On June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments |

This cell phone video footage was released this week and reveals a protest with numerous imprisoned families chanting ...

#EndFamilyDetention assistance now available Tz’utujil, a Mayan language
On June 22, 2015 | 0 Comments |

====================================================================== Please distribute widely ====================================================================== In an international collaboration to #EndFamilyDetention, this website (EndFamilyDetention.com) and ...

Request for bond fund donations: After 9 months imprisoned, family granted bond
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

LINK TO DONATE:  http://www.gofundme.com/wrntd4 "Polyane and her 10 year old daughter have been detained at ...

Support striking mothers in detention at the Berks family prison camp
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

LINK TO DONATE: https://www.crowdrise.com/stopdetainingfamilies/fundraiser/CloseDownBerksDetentionCenter "BENEFITING: JUNTOS THE STORY: Mother's pledge to stop working for less ...

Mothers at Berks Family Detention Camp Launch Work Strike, Demand Not To Be Left Behind
On June 11, 2015 | 1 Comments |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 11, 2015   Mothers at Berks Family Detention Camp Launch Work ...

Family prison camps in Texas receive “child care licenses” – what you can do about it
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

The family prison camps in Texas recently received "child care licenses" from the state amid ...

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 ...

Parole RFI Families: National Organizational Sign On Letter
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Y66eakDPYq1XToAftRzoxsNQqZRsqVjxlNt8QWDt4eQ/viewform?fbzx=1637127131547860959 Jeh Johnson Sara Saldana Director, DHS Assistant Director, ICE Washington ...

Bring Ana’s sister back
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on: http://www.youcaring.com/ana-364437#.VXEcEf4J8p0.email Dear Friends and Supporters, We need your help. Our friend Ana ...

Help Reunite a Family
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally published here. My dear friend Alta Gracias has spent the past six months ...

Texas DFPS: Children in ICE detention have no protection
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally published here on May 26, 2015 "In this response to our request to ...

United States House of Representatives open letter to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |
New York City Bar letter to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 26, 2015 | 1 Comments |
House Democratic Members Call for End to Family Detention Program
On May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments |

"A growing number of House Democrats, alongside former detainees and legal advocates, will call on ...

womensrefugeecommission.org Tools for organizers: Family detention infographic
On May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Available in JPEG and PDF for download and sharing.       Via the Women's Refugee ...

President Obama, Deception Will Not Work: It’s Time to End Family Detention
On May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Co-authored by Leisy Abrego, Alfonso Gonzales, and Shannon Speed* Reposted with permission.  Click here to ...

Call-in campaign to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Via Human Rights Watch: Last summer, the US started detaining large numbers of migrant mothers ...

Wed 5/20: #FreePolyane Action at Market Plaza
On May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments |

  On Wednesday, May 20 at 8:00 p.m. at Market Plaza in San Antonio we ...

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 ...

Letter from #KarnesMoms reaches President Obama, #24hrsfast in solidarity begins nationwide to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments |

On Monday, May 11, 2015, activists and family members of detained women and children met ...

Letter from #KarnesMoms to President Obama to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 12, 2015 | 1 Comments |

May 2015 Your Excellency President Obama - For us it is an honor and a ...

Family of detained women, children deliver letter to Obama urging him to free families from detention
On May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, May 8 2015   CONTACT: Esther Portillo, [email protected], (347) 585-7462  (DC) ...

#24HrsFast to #‎EndFamilyDetention‬ and #FreeRefugeeFamilies
On May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Via http://www.refugeerightsnow.com/24hrsfast This Mother's Day, pressure Obama to #EndFamilyDetention and #FreeRefugeeFamilies by pledging to join our ...

Pictures from the May 2 #EndFamilyDetention Protest in Dilley TX
On May 3, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Featured image by Melissa Biggs [View the story "#EndFamilyDetention Protest in Dilley TX" on Storify]

Sat May 2 #EndFamilyDetention events across the U.S.
On April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments |

On Saturday, May 2, 2015 people across the country will be protesting the detention of ...

Honor Mothers’ Day this year by joining the fight to release mothers and children in detention!
On April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments |

via http://www.webelongtogether.org/endfamilydetention Stop Locking Up Immigrant Women and Children. End family detention now! Honor Mothers' Day ...

Lawsuit on behalf of mothers, children at Karnes who were placed in solitary confinement
On April 26, 2015 | 0 Comments |

A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of the mothers and children imprisoned at the ...

May 2 Faith in Action: Go to Dilley to #EndFamilyDetention
On April 26, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Join hundreds of other people who will be going to Dilley, Texas to #EndFamilyDetention LINK ...

ACLU letter to ICE Director Sarah Saldaña
On April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments |

April 17, 2015   Sarah R. Saldaña Director U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Department of ...

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 ...

Immigrant Mothers Imprisoned With Children Demand Release, DPW Says They Are Free to Go
On April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Immigrant Mothers Imprisoned With Children Demand Release, DPW Says They Are Free to Go:  Community ...

Hunger strike is a conscience call to end family detention
On April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Reposted with permission by the author By Alfonso Gonzales and Shannon Speed As publilshed on ...

An Open Letter From Scholars to President Barack Obama: Release Mothers and Children from Detention
On April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments |

The following is an online petition and open letter from scholars to President Obama calling for the release ...