As the Trump administration has ratcheted up its vicious crackdown on immigrants, The Intercept has been reporting from the front lines and the borderlines — exposing the lies and the inhumanity of U.S. immigration enforcement agencies.
The activists are on trial for leaving lifesaving supplies along a deadly migrant route — or what the government considers “littering.”
William Barr, Trump’s nominee for attorney general, has a long record of immigration extremism.
Since its founding, the U.S. Border Patrol has arguably been the most politicized and abusive branch of federal law enforcement.
No “crisis of the heart” has ever been fixed with steel slats.
After a four-year legal battle, the ACLU obtained more than 1,000 pages of CBP training documents, which were shared exclusively with The Intercept.