Tien Ho pleads for calls to WA State congressional representatives (list included) to free her and others held at Northwest Detention Center.
Steve Babb's poem is written for the men incarcerated at Stewart Detention Center, where 57 total cases of COVID-19 have been reported - and 1 death.
"While the United States continues to detain nearly 30,000 immigrants in detention each day, it is possible to abolish immigration detention not in a matter of decades, but in a matter of months."
The 80 skytyped messages this weekend will be visible for miles and are designed to expose detention camps hiding "in plain sight."
MKF shares his declaration, a harrowing account of his flight from the Democratic Republic of Congo.
"Detention at Yuba is cruel and inhumane, it deserves attention and justice."
"The mere existence of private prison and detention facilities represent the commodification of human beings for the accumulation of private wealth."
MCM writes to us about how his hopes for freedom in the US have been crushed, and urges readers to "come to our aid."
"I can also see the ambulance several times in the day and the detainees ... that they are taking are no longer returning."