Inside an ICE Detention Center in a Coronavirus Outbreak: ‘We’re All Alone in Here. Things Are Getting Ugly.’

In the last week, José, an asylum-seeker from Honduras imprisoned at the Elizabeth Contract Detention Facility in New Jersey, watched as more and more of his fellow detainees fell sick with coughs and fevers. As their temperatures rose, they were pulled from the dorm by private prison staff wearing full protective suits — “Like they’re […]

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