Tag Archives: Migrants

‘A Public Health Nightmare Waiting To Happen’: Doctors Call For ICE To Release Detainees

By Mallory Falk, KERA News As the number of COVID-19 cases in the U.S. continues to climb, medical experts are turning their attention to immigration detention centers. Many say these facilities are tinderboxes for a coronavirus outbreak and are urging … Continue reading

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After Tragedy In El Paso, A Special Visa Could Provide Some Survivors A Glimmer Of Hope

By Mallory Falk and Luis Melgar, Guns & America On Aug. 3, 2019, a shooter at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, took the lives of 22, injured over two dozen and changed a whole community. The shooting was the worst targeting … Continue reading

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Temporary Immigration Detention Facilities To Open In El Paso, Rio Grande Valley

By Juli├ín Aguilar, Texas Tribune El Paso and the Rio Grande Valley are less than two weeks away from the scheduled opening of temporary detention centers that will each house up to 500 migrants who have crossed the border to … Continue reading

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