There Is No “Border Crisis”

There Is No “Border Crisis”

Discussing the border in nativist terms obscures the real crises that propel migrants to seek asylum in the United States.

Dismantle the Deportation Machine

Dismantle the Deportation Machine

Those who make it to the United States will face wretched conditions living in the shadows, even as they form the backbone of the U.S. economy.

Immigration Is a Climate Issue

Immigration Is a Climate Issue

The United States, the top historic contributor to carbon emissions, has been treating climate refugees from its own pollution as threats. We can do better.

In Mass Shootings, Motive Matters

In Mass Shootings, Motive Matters

If we omit the El Paso shooter’s motive, we risk erasing the victims — minimizing them to footnotes in the coverage of yet another mass shooting.