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Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, dismissed employees' concerns over its marketing of its facial-recognition technology to law-enforcement agencies.

Amazon’s cloud CEO just pooh-poohed employee concerns about selling its facial-recognition software to ICE and law enforcement

Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, largely dismissed employee worries about the use of Rekognition by law enforcement agencies.

Protesters brought a giant cage to Burning Man to raise awareness of Palantir and Amazon’s ties with ICE

Mijente brought a giant cage to Burning Man on Friday to criticize Palantir and Amazon's involvement with US Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Palantir has an active contract with ICE to provide investigative case management software to the agency, and Amazon provides infrastructure to Palantir.
A child traveling with a caravan of migrants from Central America sits at a camp near the San Ysidro checkpoint in Tijuana, Mexico on May 1, 2018.

Border agents telling migrant parents they’re taking their kids to get baths illustrates how Trump’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy i...

One of the tactics agents at the US-Mexico border reportedly use to separate children from their parents is to tell them they're taking the kids to get a bath. But then they keep them detained away from their families, usually without the parents knowing where they are.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivers remarks on the U.S. system for asylum-seekers at the Executive Office for Immigration Review in Falls Church, Virginia, U.S. October 12, 2017.

‘Can you imagine your grandchildren separated from your children?’ Conservative radio host grills Jeff Sessions over ‘zero-tolerance...

Host Hugh Hewitt repeatedly pressed Sessions on the administration's harsh policies that separate children from their families after crossing the border, Sessions said it wasn't a "moral right" for families to be kept together.
Samantha Bee calls for the abolition of ICE on her show, "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee."

Samantha Bee calls for abolishing ICE: ‘Let’s shut it the f— down’

Late night host Samantha Bee joined the growing chorus of voices seeking to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The proposal has gained popularity in recent months, as heart-wrenching stories of broken-up families and sweeping arrest operations have permeated the national news.
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Nearly 2,000 people were stopped in 9 days under Trump’s travel ban — and almost all of them were legal US residents

As it turns out, President Donald Trump's travel ban affected mostly people who had already been living in the US.

‘It’s terrible’: John Kasich goes on extended riff about ICE agent ‘knock-and-talks’

John Kasich slammed the Trump administration for implementing what a top official called "knock-and-talks" by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers.

Trump’s immigration crackdown is hurting US farms with its unintended consequences

Unauthorized immigrants make up a large portion of the agriculture workforce, and Trump's immigration crackdown has the industry worried.