US & Canada

Groups decry US plan to 'end' immigrant help programmes

The DOJ plans to temporarily defund two programmes that help 53,000 immigrants in US courts every year.

Rights groups decry DOJ plan to 'end' immigrant help programmes

US & Canada

Should the US ask about citizenship on its census?

More than a dozen states file lawsuit against putting a citizenship status question on mandatory, US-wide 2020 census.

Opposition grows to putting citizenship question on US Census

US-Mexico border

Central Americans: 'Trump treats us like terrorists'

Mexico to issue one-year visas to most vulnerable, ask others on caravan that caught Trump's ire to leave in 20 days.

Central Americans vow to continue as Mexico disperses 'caravan'

Immigration

US Justice Department sets quota for immigration judges

Immigration judges will be expected to complete 700 cases a year to reduce backlog of 680,000 cases.

Fears over rushed trials as US immigration judges get quota

Immigration

Trump slammed for 'anti-immigrant' Easter tweets

The US president says 'NO MORE DACA DEAL' and threatens NAFTA in a series of tweets on Sunday.

Donald Trump

Trump slams California governor over immigrant pardons

Trump's comments are the latest in a long-standing political feud between the US president and California governor.

Trump attacks Jerry Brown for pardoning people facing deportation

United States

Dreamers feel 'sold out' as Trump signs spending bill

US president says he considers move to block massive $1.3 trillion spending bill after Democrats 'abandoned' Dreamers.

Dreamers feel 'sold out' as Trump signs spending bill

Immigration

Trump's effect on Canada's refugee system

The influx shows no signs of abating. More than 1,500 asylum seekers walked across the border in January.

Trump's effect on Canada's refugee system

US-Mexico border

Living in the shadow of Trump's border wall

Trump set to visit eight prototypes as he tries to make good on his promise to build a wall on the US-Mexico border.

Living in the shadow of Trump's border wall prototypes

Opinion

Migration is a successful climate adaptation strategy

Governments across the world should legalise and regulate temporary climate migration, rather than try to prevent it.

Alex Randall

by Alex Randall

Alex Randall

Immigration

Trump administration sued for 'separating' families

Detained immigrants separated from their children sue the Trump administration.

Trump administration sued for 'separating' families

Immigration

Linda Sarsour arrested at Paul Ryan's office

Linda participated in an act of civil disobedience in front of Ryan's office.

Linda Sarsour arrested at Paul Ryan's office

Immigration

Demonstrations take place across the US in support of 'DREAMers'

The rallies happened on the same day as the deadline for continued protections for DREAMers set by Trump last year.

Demonstrations take place across the US in support of 'DREAMers'

Counting the Cost

Italy's election challenges: Immigration and the economy

Before Italy's election we ask if the country's fragile economic recovery could be at risk of melting away.

In the Field

Deportation or prison: Israel's African asylum seekers

Al Jazeera speaks to Eritreans in Israel who are facing a tough decision: deportation or imprisonment.