Written by B Kay Richter on Aug 31 2016 - 2:37pm
About 50 people demonstrated outside the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) field office in San Antonio on Aug. 30 to protest the detention of asylum-seeking women and children in private prisons in South Texas. Watch a slideshow from the protest:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 1 2015 - 10:32am
In this video, Jorge Montiel of COPS/Metro Alliance examines the business of immigrant detention, and follows the money coming from and going to the private prison companies, Corrections Corporation of America and the GEO Group, Inc.