Another Immigration Detainee Dies

Today, the New York Times reported that Hiu Lui “Jason” Ng, a 33-year-old computer engineer from New York, died August 6, 2008, while in custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. [W]hen Mr. Ng, who had overstayed a visa years earlier, […]

Immigrants Less Likely to Use Emergency Rooms

False rumors that U.S. hospitals are closing because of undocumented immigrants have spread throughout the nativist internet network. The rumors started in 2005, when the discredited “medical expert” Madeleine Cosman published an article in a right-wing medical journal claiming that […]