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People protest to call for a new DREAM Act to replace DACA in Los Angeles, California U.S. January 17, 2018.

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments over the fate of 700,000 ‘Dreamers’. Here’s everything you need to know about the DACA progra...

The president terminated the program in September 2017, but courts kept DACA intact while the case made its way up to the Supreme Court.

A teen danced with her brother during the father-daughter dance at her quinceañera after her father was deported

A viral video on Twitter shows a young girl crying during the father-daughter dance her quinceañera, after her father was deported the week prior.
An ICE agent with U.S. Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), watches as Guatemalan police investigate the scene after detaining a suspected human trafficker on May 29, 2019 in Guatemala City.

Trump still isn’t deporting as many immigrants as Obama did

A key factor in Trump's relatively slow rate of deportations is the limited resources of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency

The American Bar Association is sounding the alarm that US immigration courts are ‘on the brink of collapse’

A massive and rapidly growing backlog of more than 855,000 deportation cases is currently swamping just 400 immigration judges across the country.

The government shutdown is having a ‘devastating impact’ on an already backlogged immigration system

The shutdown has had a "devastating impact" on the immigration system, and the cancelled hearings will take years to reschedule, judges say.

The head of the Border Patrol union called Trump’s National Guard deployment ‘a colossal waste of resources’

The head of the Border Patrol union said President Donald Trump's National Guard deployment has had "no benefit," and the troops have been doing far less than they did during previous deployments under former presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush.
Samantha Bee calls for the abolition of ICE on her show, "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee."

Samantha Bee calls for abolishing ICE: ‘Let’s shut it the f— down’

Late night host Samantha Bee joined the growing chorus of voices seeking to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The proposal has gained popularity in recent months, as heart-wrenching stories of broken-up families and sweeping arrest operations have permeated the national news.
A satirical front page produced for The Boston Globe's anti-Trump editorial.

A mock front page the Boston Globe published in 2016 that warned against a Trump presidency turned out to be eerily prophetic

The fake Boston Globe front page from April 10, 2016 reads "deportations to begin," and says "markets sink as trade war looms," all of which is happening today.
Migrants heading north gather in Tapachula, in the Mexican state of Chiapas near the border with Guatemala, March 25, 2018.

Trump says Mexico has ‘the absolute power’ to stop ‘Caravans’ of migrants — here’s what he’s missing

Trump's repeated broadsides against Mexico over security and immigration appear to gloss over important details about US policy and the situation on the ground.