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The father of a young man captured while fighting for the Taliban in 2001 reminds us of the “dark side” of US policy after 9/11.
An overwhelmed system struggles to meet President Obama’s order to fast-track deportation hearings on 62,000 lone child migrants.
The official response to Michael Brown’s murder has laid bare the cheapness of black life.
For Latinos and Asian- and Arab-Americans, Ferguson is our fight too.
There’s at least one line every Marine knows: “Never point a weapon at anything you do not intend to shoot.” The St. Louis County Police Department apparently never received that memo.
We can undo the policies facilitating police violence in Ferguson.
How the excessive militarization of the police has turned cops into counterinsurgents.
It’s time for Congress to eliminate the immigrant detention mandate.
Our fickle immigration system leaves many families stuck between violence in their home countries and an aggressive enforcement regime across the border.