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Department of Justice is reportedly planning to replace in-person interpreters with informative videos at immigration hearings

While the shift was reportedly explained as "cost-saving," some judges and immigration advocates are concerned about the videos.

Border Patrol officials reportedly forced a Honduran migrant to walk around a detention center holding a sign reading ‘I like men’ in Span...

According to emails obtained by CNN, an agent ordered the migrant to walk around the facility holding a paper sign reading "me gustan los hombres."

Trump administration cancels legal aid and English classes for unaccompanied minors in further crackdown on migration

The Trump administration is curbing services for unaccompanied minors, citing budget concerns after a surge in border crossings.
Central American migrants are seen inside an enclosure where they are being held by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), after crossing the border between Mexico and the United States illegally and turning themselves in to request asylum, in El Paso, Texas, U.S. March 27, 2019.

Around 1,000 migrant children have reportedly been held at border facilities past the legal time limit

The government's immigration practices have faced renewed criticism after five migrant children died in US custody after crossing the border.
U.S. President Trump welcomes South Korea’s President Moon to the White House in Washington

US mayors call Trump’s bluff on sending detained migrants to sanctuary cities

"Like so many issues we are forced to talk about during this presidency, this isn't a real idea or a real proposal, it's just another scare tactic."
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., April 27, 2017.

Trump says without the family separation policy, migrants are treating the journey to the US like a trip to Disneyland

Donald Trump argued that family separation is an effective way of deterring migrants from coming to the US, but also blamed the practice on Obama.
Chuck Schumer.

Left-wing slams Chuck Schumer for agreeing to $1.6 billion for border security to avoid a government shutdown

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is facing backlash from Democrats after offering $1.6 billion in border security funding in the spending bill.
Riding the 'Train of Death' is dangerous.

A caravan of 7,000 migrants is heading towards the US border — haunting images show the deadly route most take to get there

The migrant caravan that trekked through the Northern Triangle and reached Mexico this weekend has swelled to an estimated 7,000 people, and is largely heading to the United States. Many follow the same route through Mexico.
A child migrant released from Customs and Border Protection in June in McAllen, Texas.

A judge has ordered the Trump administration to stop giving detained migrant children mind-altering drugs. Here’s what they do.

A federal judge found US government officials in violation of child welfare laws for putting detained migrant children on mind-altering drugs without a guardian's consent. The drugs are used to treat mood disorders, but can cause symptoms of those disorders as well, such as anxiety.

Conservative media insist the ‘cages’ used to detain migrant children are simply ‘fences’

Conservative media are pushing back on allegations that the Trump administration is inhumanely caging migrant children at the border by arguing that the so-called "cages" are, in fact, "fences" and "security pens."