AVID in the News

The following list compiles articles that are were either written by AVID members or in which AVID members are interviewed.

Washington, John. “‘I Feel Like I’m Disappearing’: Transgender Migrants Are Languishing in Detention Centers.” Medium, June 19, 2019. https://gen.medium.com/i-feel-like-im-disappearing-transgender-migrants-are-languishing-in-detention-centers-b5794f1195a5.
Craig, Nathan, and Margaret Brown Vega. “Trans Asylum Seeker Dies After Pleading to ICE for Medical Care,” June 4, 2019. https://www.thenation.com/article/ice-otero-joa-transgender-death/.
Moore, Robert. “Transgender Woman Migrant Who Had Been in ICE Custody Dies after Falling Ill.” Washington Post, June 2, 2019, sec. Immigration. https://www.washingtonpost.com/immigration/transgender-woman-migrant-who-had-been-in-ice-custody-dies-after-falling-ill/2019/06/02/d194528a-85a6-11e9-98c1-e945ae5db8fb_story.html.
Moore, Robert. “Two of the Asylum-Seekers Who Were Force-Fed at an El Paso Detention Center Are Now Free.” Texas Monthly, April 11, 2019. https://www.texasmonthly.com/news/asylum-seekers-hunger-strikes-force-fed-el-paso-detention-center-free/.
DMSC. “Hunger Striker Press Conference at Las Americas.” Social Media. Facebook, March 14, 2019. https://www.facebook.com/DMSCElPaso/videos/2004418119862367/.
Hendricks, Tyche. “Indian Asylum-Seekers in ICE Detention Seek Release as Hunger Strike Enters Third Month.” KQED, March 8, 2019. https://www.kqed.org/news/11731457/indian-asylum-seekers-in-ice-detention-seek-release-as-hunger-strike-enters-third-month.
Meng, Grace. “Thank You to Margaret Brown Vega & Nathan Craig for Witnessing the Horrors Facing the Men on Hunger Strike in Immigration Detention in El Paso.” Tweet. @grace_meng, March 7, 2019. https://twitter.com/grace_meng/status/1103795472194461696.
Brown Vega, Margaret, and Nathan Craig. “‘A New Horror’: Sikh Men Go on Hunger Strike in ICE Custody.” The Nation, March 7, 2019. https://www.thenation.com/article/ice-hunger-strike-el-paso/.
Washington, John. “Inside an ICE Detention Center, Indian Detainees Continue Their Hunger Strike.” Medium, March 5, 2019. https://medium.com/s/story/inside-an-ice-detention-center-indian-detainees-continue-their-hunger-strike-174d03b4a2da.
Brown Vega, Margaret, and Nathan Craig. “ICE Is Trying to Hide a Hunger Strike in El Paso.” Houston Chronicle. February 11, 2019. https://www.houstonchronicle.com/opinion/outlook/article/ICE-is-trying-to-hide-a-hunger-strike-in-El-Paso-13602790.php.
Burke, Garance, and Martha Mendoza. “APNewsBreak: Detainee on Hunger Strike Details Force-Feeding.” AP NEWS, February 2, 2019. https://apnews.com/e2ff21606c72407db3197ddf866bd738.
Moore, Robert. “Citing Inhumane Conditions, Detained Asylum Seekers in El Paso Go On Hunger Strike.” Texas Monthly, February 1, 2019. https://www.texasmonthly.com/politics/detained-asylum-seekers-el-paso-hunger-strike/.
Martin, Patrick. “Immigrants in US Subjected to Nasal Force-Feeding at ICE Detention Center.” World Socialists Website, February 1, 2019. https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/02/01/immi-f01.html.
Latz, Isabel, Mark Lusk, and Josiah Heyman. “Provider Perceptions of the Effects of Current US Immigration Enforcement Policies on Service Utilization in a Border Community.” Social Development Issues 41, no. 1 (2019): 49–63.
Ordoñez, Franco. “Venezuelan Military Deserter Faces Deportation Back to Government U.S. Calls Dictatorship.” McClatchy, August 10, 2018. https://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/white-house/article216344035.html.
Brown Vega, Margaret, and Nathan Craig. “NM Must Protect Immigrants, End ICE Contracts in the State.” News. Albuquerque Journal, July 18, 2018. https://www.abqjournal.com/1197797/nm-must-protect-immigrants-end-ice-contracts-in-the-state.html.
Andrade, Noelle. “Letters: Judge Brack Should Not Step down at This Time.” Las Cruces Sun-News, June 23, 2018. https://www.lcsun-news.com/story/opinion/letters/2018/06/23/letters-judge-brack-should-not-step-down-time/728583002/.
Kumpuckal, Sonya, Stevie Paz, Jan Thompson, Peter Sloan, and Richard Davis. “Why We Tried to Disrupt Sessions’ Las Cruces Speech.” Las Cruces Sun-News, April 15, 2018. https://www.lcsun-news.com/story/opinion/columnists/2018/04/15/why-we-tried-disrupt-sessions-las-cruces-speech/518490002/.
Thompson, Jan. “Concerned about Care of Immigrant Children.” Las Cruces Sun News. February 22, 2016. https://www.lcsun-news.com/story/opinion/2016/02/22/letters-editor-feb/80768984/.