immigrant detention centers

Take the Money Out of Prison Slavery

Take the Money Out of Prison Slavery

December 18, 2018

Activists and students continue a national divestment movement to stop the corporate funding of private prisons. Sylvester Owino, a Kenyan immigrant, spent 10 years in an immigrant detention center while his case bounced between the lower and higher courts. Owino and other activists talk about the private prison divestment movement and abuses in the transporting…

In Mexico City Protesters Denounce Obama Deportations

May 5, 2013

Deported workers, families and activists rally outside US embassy demanding amnesty and reunification of broken families