Raising the stakes against immigration detention
Last updated 11/21/2019 at 4:28pm
As the struggle for immigrant rights continues to be fought across America, new battlegrounds may come into view, and then fade from public attention. For many months, our border drew intense scrutiny, as family separations shocked and horrified millions. Recently, the fate of DACA and 700,000 Dreamers moved back briefly into headlines, as the Supreme Court took up arguments over the Trump administration’s efforts to terminate the program.
What hasn’t yet come to full attention, however, is the struggle over the future of immigration detention itself, a conflict whose outcome may...