Biden Continues to Detain Migrant Children in Detention Camps
Biden follows in the footsteps of his predecessors, detaining thousands of migrant children in “temporary detention camps” for extended periods. The Dallas Convention Center in Texas is the latest facility co-opted by the Biden administration to be a holding cell for migrant teenagers.
M.K. KumarMarch 20, 2021
2020 Was One of the Deadliest Years for Migrants — and Not Just Because of COVID
Brutal immigration policies in the United States and Europe resulted in the deaths of more than 3,200 migrants in 2020.
James Dennis HoffJanuary 1, 2021
Trump Said Build the Wall, Biden Says Keep the Wall and Build Border Drones
Last Wednesday, Joe Biden promised kinder border enforcement than Trump, but he refused to pledge that he would dismantle Trump’s border wall.
Daniel WerstAugust 11, 2020
Raising the Level of Confrontation Against ICE
“Your neighbor runs a concentration camp!” Last month, 200 people protested at the home of the warden of a private immigrant detention facility in Aurora, Colorado. A member of the Denver Communists provides an inside report on an action that incited a local firestorm.
James RottenOctober 7, 2019
The Re-Colonization of Mexico: Trump and AMLO Agree to Use Mexican National Guard as U.S. Border Patrol
The following is a statement by socialists in Mexico and the United States against the U.S. government's anti-immigrant offensive. It was published simultaneously in English on Left Voice and in Spanish on La Izquierda Diario México.
Left VoiceJune 11, 2019
Trans Rights Have No Borders: Johana and Roxanna’s Lives Matter
On the first day of LGBTQ+ Pride month, Johana Medina Leon died four days after being released from ICE custody.
Tatiana CozzarelliJune 5, 2019
Vigilante Border Militias and U.S. Border Patrol: La Misma Porqueria
As far-right groups continue to operate with near impunity, authorities are cracking down on activists who are attempting to prevent the deaths of immigrants.
Enid BrainApril 27, 2019
Borders and Capitalism: A Socialist Perspective
The socialist left needs to transform the opposition to ICE into a struggle for open borders. As part of the debate around Bernie Sander's opposition to open borders, we are publishing this article from the latest issue of Left Voice magazine.
Sonja KriegerApril 22, 2019
Sanders Votes for Increased Border Security Despite Progressive Opposition
Bernie Sanders was notably one of the only progressives in Congress to vote in favor of the recent spending bill to keep the government open. In doing so, he failed to fight in the interest of both immigrant and federal workers.
Madeleine FreemanFebruary 20, 2019