Detained at Yuba County Jail, Aroldo writes about his despair at being separated from his family, and his fears of being killed if deported.
Today's headlines decrying the dehumanizing conditions at immigration centers remind many Japanese Americans of the suffering their families endured in WWII internment camps.
Tortured in Africa for being gay, a detained immigrant at Adelanto finds support - and friendship - from members of a L.A. church.
Accompanied by striking portraits by award-winning photographer Mark Tuschman, Jared's article celebrates the work of 3 women spearheading projects to assist refugees.
"Reports from people who have been detained at Adelanto are no less heartbreaking and dramatic than those dramatized by Orange Is the New Black. Suicide attempts are common, according to detainees, and an ICE inspector found 15 nooses on a visit in 2018."
By persuading two major pension funds to divest their holdings in CoreCivic and GEO Group, Ms. Goldman aims to shrink financial support for the for-profit prison industry.
Artist Erikson Martinez now struggles to breathe because of the abuse inflicted upon him while being handcuffed.
In this poignant letter, Elfrega writes of feeling like a "captive bird" in detention, her despair at being caged, and her yearning for a safe nest to call home.
Two OITNB cast members recently visited Hudson County Correctional Facility with FFI's Dania Darwish. Here, Dania talks about that visit - and her experiences visiting Hudson.