A child peers through the double steel fence that separates the US and Mexico, in Tijuana, last month

An activist lobbying for DACA says this week has been a ‘roller coaster of emotions’

Global Politics

Politicians in the nation’s capital are debating immigration policy changes. Activists are lobbying for an urgent deal to protect those affected by the Trump administration dismantling the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.

Officers walk into a building through a parking ramp

20 years ago, asylum seekers were not automatically put in immigration detention