Unlike their Cuban neighbors, Haitians are once again subject to deportation -- at least those with criminal records.They are all but nameless, at least for now. Of the 27 Haitians deported to Port-au-Prince late last month by the Obama administration, only one's name has been publicly released - ... More >>
Claudine Magloire mourns the recent death of her husband, Wildrick GuerrierBetween sobs, Haitian-American Claudine Magloire accused the U.S. government of responsibility in the death of her late fiancé, Wildrick Guerrier.Guerrier was deported to Haiti on January 20 despite complaining of stomach ... More >>
Florida's new immigration bill would let guys like this off the hook, papers or not.Florida state Rep. William Snyder, the slow-drawling ex-Miami-Dade Police officer who has drafted Tallahassee's version of the hotly debated Arizona immigration bill, is adamant that his law would not lead to raci ... More >>
Inside the Krome Detention Center, mentally disabled inmates often go to court with no lawyers.When Allison Kent met her new client at the Krome Detention Center -- a Haitian man she now calls Mike C. -- he had already been found incompetent in a criminal trial, and for good reason: Mike C. had a ... More >>
The University of Miami's Cosford Cinema's breezeway was decorated with a sweet Bacardi cocktail layout last night. High tables were dressed in green and orange hues of the "U." Nearly 200 people came to catch a sneak peak of CNN's Soledad O'Brien's newest documentary, Rescued. The one-hour doc des ... More >>
On Friday, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed an immigration bill into law that would be the laughingstock of the nation if it weren't so damned disturbing. Advocates say cooperation between ICE and local cops scares South Florida immigrants.Essentially, it legalizes racial profiling by allowi ... More >>
Von Hautman wont be left exposed and impoverished. A guy like this always finds another victim.
Can you say "profiling"?
Marlene Jaggernauth had been a legal U.S. resident for 27 years when the ICE agents came knocking on her door in 2003. Courtesy Wikimedia CommonsThey arrested the Trinidad native on a shoplifting charge from six years earlier, took her from her four young children, and moved her from county jail to ... More >>
Refugees fled slavery, slaughter, and starvation, and got rejected.
"They were talking about how they survived by drinking salt water mixed with toothpaste."
Miami International Film Festival goes for the big picture
Trying to ride the Haitian refugee-issue buzz, Sharpton kept referring to Elian as "Little Efrain"
Haitians yearning to breathe free -- in Miami
Immigration attorney Cheryl Little spent years banging her head against INS bureaucracy, until a Haitian boat cracked it open
He stumbled into a group of Muslim extremists with plans to attack America. Then he stumbled into Miami. Today Shaheed Mohamed is nowhere to be found.
Years after the Haitian diaspora, Papa and Baby Doc's children are still wandering
What happens when you muster the courage to complain that you've been sexually assaulted at an INS facility? Not much.
For countless undocumented immigrant kids, America is not the land of puppies and Disney trips, but the land of neglect
A Sixties-style radical shakes his behind at old-style protesters, and police go crazy
Lawyers Tina Fassnacht and Stacy Taeuber are all-purpose advocates at the West Dade immigrant camp
Marleine Bastien -- activist, social worker, songwriter, mother -- is helping to lead the resurgence of South Florida's Haitian political agenda
October 15 - 21, 1998
Ouch! INS prisoners claim they were tortured with electroshock riot shields.
Granted sweeping new powers by Congress, the INS is quickly earning a global reputation for cruel and capricious conduct at Miami International Airport
Mauricio Pavez came from Chile to Florida as a tourist. One mugging and eight months later, he refuses to leave.
Haitian radio host Marcus Garcia's work in Miami is done. It's time for him to go home.
Rachel Better never worried about her stateless status until the INS locked her up. Then it was too late.
As Congress works to curb illegal immigration, a new INS regulation targets aliens who are already here