At least 911 immigrant children have been separated from their parents at the border since June of 2018.
The secretary of Homeland Security, who resigned over the weekend, oversaw most of the Trump administration's family separation efforts.
Internal government investigations have revealed that the government was seriously unprepared to implement Trump's zero-tolerance policy.
Colleen Kraft repeatedly warned the government that migrant children were in danger during her year as president of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Her worst fears were realized when two children died in government custody at the end of her term.
On the latest episode of Pacific Standard's podcast about how our stories are made, we talk with contributor Massoud Hayoun about his reporting on a family separated after coming to the United States.
In what many see as a referendum on Trump's immigration policies, voters in several states rejected anti-immigrant platforms and ballot initiatives.
A new report reveals disorganization and a lack of communication between the government agencies responsible for apprehending undocumented migrants and caring for migrant children separated from their families.
Hundreds of family asylum seekers were released in Arizona this week without shelter, overwhelming churches and non-profits as communities scrambled to accommodate them.
Unprepared for the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy, overwhelmed border officials illegally detained children in unfit facilities, among other failures.
A redacted memo released on Tuesday outlines the administration's "zero-tolerance" policy, which ensured that every adult apprehended crossing the border would be detained and prosecuted.
With Jeff Sessions reportedly pressuring judges to deport immigrants, diocese across the country are gathering fee money for the legal representation that many undocumented people lack.
High-ranking officials said on Tuesday that they did not feel qualified to speak on the growing mountain of warnings that detention could be permanently harming children.
Michelle Bachelet's bold speech condemned the Trump administration's family separation policy along with other human rights abuses.
The consequences of family separation will likely be lifelong. What we are seeing now is only the beginning.
The Texas-based legal non-profit will offer the Trump administration $20 million to cover the bail bonds of detained migrant mothers separated from their children at the border.
A federal judge ordered HHS last week to begin reuniting families by July 10th.
The announcement follows last week's ruling, which ordered the Trump administration to reunite families by July 26th.