The "Last Week Tonight" host argues the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy is the "logical result of a general hard-right turn toward demonizing immigrants for political advantage."
In neglecting the issue of immigration, Democrats are in danger of handing the GOP yet another issue to repackage and repurpose in the lead-up to the midterm elections.
Thousands of immigrant families are facing increasing hurdles to taking custody of sons, daughters and relatives who crossed the border on their own.
With costs skyrocketing due to the record number of young detainees, the Department of Health and Human Services pulls money from national health research programs as well as from Head Start for low-income preschoolers.
Immigrant children still are being held at the Shiloh Treatment Center nearly a month after a federal judge ruled they should be moved to other housing.
As hundreds of children remain separated from their parents as a result of the Trump administration's immigration policy, El Salvador charges that three children, ages 12 to 17, were victimized at shelters in Arizona.
Issues such as climate change, family separations and same-sex marriage are fueling a big generational shift in the American evangelical community.
Even though only about 25 percent of Democrats in a poll want to fully get rid of the immigration law enforcement agency, 57 percent say they view ICE negatively.
While more than 500 children remain separated from their parents in the wake of President Trump’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy, the federal government is seeking to end court oversight of the way it treats immigrant families.
U.S. immigration authorities coerced dozens of parents separated from their children at the border to sign documents they did not understand, says a complaint expected to be filed with the government.