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Doctrine of Restriction, Exclusion, and Punishment Must End
Doctrine of Restriction, Exclusion, and Punishment Must End

Millions of migrants seeking safety and protection at our border illustrates the ongoing impact the pandemic, the climate crisis, and growing inequality is having around the world. Furthermore, detaining people who are seeking relief fuels the detention center torture-for-profit apparatus.

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Doctrine of Restriction, Exclusion, and Punishment Must End
25 Years of IIRIRA: A Horrible Legacy of White Supremacist and Deeply Xenophobic Immigration Law

25 years ago, one of the worst laws you’ve probably never heard of, IIRIRA, calcified an immigration system based on punishment, restriction, and exclusion.This draconian law has severely curtailed due process for immigrants, supercharged deportations, and has allowed local law enforcement agencies to serve as immigration agents. Laws rooted in white supremacy have no place in our nation.

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Doctrine of Restriction, Exclusion, and Punishment Must End
Violent, Racist Deportations of Haitian Refugees is Beyond the Pale

What we have witnessed over the last few days is despicable, inhumane, and resembles a page out of the Trump playbook. Haitian refugees being met with whips by Border Patrol agents, packed into planes and deported to Haiti is indicative of an immigration system rooted in white supremacy.

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