Topic | ICE

How Justin Bieber Got Deported

Never Say Never (Justin Bieber song)

Or actually, he didn’t. Canadian teenage pop sensation, Justin Bieber, appears to be suffering from “affluenza.” But if he isn’t careful, he will be on a one-way ticket to Canada. Last night, Bieber was charged with resisting arrest and a DUI after illegally participating in street-racing upon leaving a strip club. Police reports also show […]

Claudette Hubbard, Detained and Facing Deportation for Being Black in America

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Claudette Hubbard, a mother and grandmother to U.S. citizens, should have celebrated the holidays with her family in Compton, California. Instead, with the coming of the New Year, she is still languishing in an immigration detention facility in Contra Costa, California. Ms. Hubbard is not new to state-sponsored violence. When she was merely 16 years […]

How Not To Win Immigration Reform

How Not To Win Immigration Reform

Something rather bizarre has been happening for the past few weeks. Enthusiasm for comprehensive immigration reform is waning, despite many wonderful and brave political actions to the contrary. Why is that? I will leave the explanation for some other day. What I find more curious and perplexing is that self-proclaimed advocates for immigration reform are […]