A Deadly Border, Cruelty in Detention — and How the Government Is Trying to Cover It Up: The Intercept’s 2019 Immigration Coverage

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Photo: Andrew Harnik/AP

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Illustration: Rocco Fazzari for ICIJ

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Photo: Laura Saunders for The Intercept

Thousands of migrants have died crossing the desert in Arizona. The U.S. government is prosecuting activists who try to save lives and recover bodies.
By Ryan Devereaux
 
 

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Photo: Kitra Cahana

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Illustration: Clay Rodery for The Intercept

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Illustration: Ella Trujillo for The Intercept

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Illustration: Cornelia Li for The Intercept

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Photo: Verónica G. Cárdenas for The Intercept

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Image: Stewart Detention Center

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Photo: Héctor Edú for The Intercept

The murder of Jorge Ruiz and another teen casts into stark relief the dangers faced by unaccompanied minors at the U.S.-Mexico border.
By Julia Gavarrete, Heather Gies

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