" This document announces the decision of the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) to continue to temporarily limit the travel of individuals from Canada into the United States at land ports of entry along the United States-Canada border. Such...
Adolfo Flores, BuzzFeed News, Sept. 11, 2019
"Tent border courts for asylum-seekers forced to return to Mexico under a Trump administration policy have opened for hearings Wednesday in Laredo, Texas — but few got to see inside as the public...
DHS, April 1, 2019
"Today, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen issued a memorandum to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner Kevin McAleenan outlining new steps the agency must take to combat the growing security and...
Maybe DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson missed this episode of Sesame Street. His November 20, 2014 memo to ICE, CBP and USCIS specifies three tiered priorities for the "Apprehension, Detention and Removal of Undocumented Immigrants." At the top, Priority...
Two disturbing stories from the Canadian press:
Canadians with mental illnesses denied U.S. entry
Canadian woman refused U.S. entry because of depression
"A document completed by a U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officer says that at a...
Texas Governor Rick Perry sent the National Guard to the border. Now, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson wants to merge CBP and ICE efforts along the border into a 'Southern Command' military-like structure.
"In 2005, the Secure Border Initiative Network (SBInet) was conceived as a
surveillance technology to create a 'virtual fence' along the border.
After spending nearly $1 billion, DHS deployed SBInet systems along 53
miles of Arizona's...