The National Defense Authorization Act is expected to receive a full vote in July. It’s not too late for members of Congress to change course.
Over-investment in the military is a factor that left the U.S. so vulnerable to the pandemic in the first place.
Far from being the “alternative to detention” it’s sold as, e-carceration is booming right alongside a growing number of immigrant detention beds.
A vision for a transformative budget for U.S. immigration.
This year, the United States will spend twice as much every day on the military than it does on international climate aid all year.
Over the span of 20 years, spending on ICE and CBP more than doubled alongside steady growth in other forms of militarized spending.
The U.S. has relied for far too long on a false equation of military might and higher military spending with security.
Administration proposal would restrict insider trades, and impose a tax on stock buybacks that largely benefit the fat cats.