Jacqueline Stevens | The Nation

Jacqueline Stevens

Author Bios

Jacqueline Stevens

Jacqueline Stevens is a professor in the political science department at Northwestern University. Her most recent book is States Without Nations: Citizenship for Mortals (Columbia University Press, 2009).


News and Features

Immigration judges who flagrantly disregard the law are sheltered by a secretive system.

Inside ICE's secret detention facility on Varick Street in Manhattan.

ICE agents regularly impersonate civilians--OSHA inspectors, insurance agents, religious workers--in order to arrest longtime US residents who have no criminal history.

Immigration agents are holding US residents in unlisted and unmarked subfield offices.

You don't need to go to Iran or North Korea to find secret courts. Try attending a US immigration hearing.

In its zeal, the federal immigration agency has been deporting US citizens.

Biotechnology is hyped as the next big step in medicine—but is it all financial speculation?