'Irredeemably Dysfunctional and on the Brink of Collapse': A Journey Through Chicago's Immigration Court
Far from the border, Chicago's Immigration Court reveals the failings of the nation's asylum system.
Stephen Franklin is a former foreign correspondent and labor writer for the Chicago Tribune. A Pulitzer Prize finalist, he has reported from Afghanistan to Peru, and is the author of Three Strikes: Labor's Heartland Losses and What They Mean for Working Americans. Clarissa Donnelly-DeRoven is a freelance reporter in Chicago, an incoming producer at the Ventures podcast, and a 2019 graduate of the master's program at the Medill School of Journalism. Camille Erickson is an energy reporter at the Casper Star-Tribune in Wyoming and a 2019 graduate of the master's program at the Medill School of Journalism.