COVID-19

Joint Letter: Objecting to use of Pandemic to Enact Inhumane Policies at Southern Border

Read our joint letter to Acting Secretary of the DHS and the Director of the CDC regarding human rights violations during COVID-19.

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Action to Email Secretary Wolf

Take action and email Acting Secretary of DHS, Chad Wolf, to help stop attempts to separate families in detention.

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ACTION: Call on Texas Governor Abbott to #FreeThemAll

Thousands of people, including hundreds of children and parents, are detained in the state of Texas and at risk of COVID-19. Help us free them.

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VIDEO: Detained with COVID-19

Naelly fled her native country of Honduras to seek asylum in the U.S. She hoped for safety here but instead spent four months in a Texas detention center during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Joint Statement: Deportations During Global Pandemic Risk Spreading COVID-19

We've joined other human rights organizations to denounce the Trump Administration's total ban on asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border and its continuation of deportations during the COVID-19 crisis.

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VIDEO: Lawyers talk About Conditions in Detention with COVID-19

Detention is no place to be during a pandemic. With COVID-19 detained immigrants face an amplified threat and a complete lack of vital protection.

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VIDEO: An SOS from Inside Detention As COVID-19 Hits

A concerned citizen sent us this video call of women in detention pleading for basic needs. These women are pleading for help and banding together to support each other during this time of crisis. Hear their story.

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