Day: February 8, 2020

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - JULY 13: Protesters march to offices of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on July 13, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.  The rally is calling for an end to criminalization, detention and deportation of migrants ahead of planned ICE raids expected to begin tomorrow.  (Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images)
Politics

ICE is fingerprinting unaccompanied immigrant teenagers in shelters

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials have begun fingerprinting 14 and older unaccompanied migrant children in immigration shelters, in a move ICE claims will better protect them and combat what it calls “fraud.” The pilot program, first reported on in October by The New York Times, will collect fingerprint samples from those who seek asylum, […]

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