Jamie Dean

Jamie lives and works in North Carolina, where she covers the political beat and other topics as national editor for WORLD Magazine. Follow Jamie on Twitter @deanworldmag.

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Bloody Honduras

Immigration | As murderous gangs rule the streets, despair causes many people to head north to the United States
by Jamie Dean
Posted 7/03/18, 02:41 am

Shortly after Carlos Hernandez joined a Honduran police commission tasked with purging corruption from a notoriously crooked force, he unfolded a note left on the front steps of his home in a high-risk neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

The message was simple: “We found you, we know that you live here, and you’re going to pay.”

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Major on minors

Immigration | Over 2,000 immigrant children have been separated from parents at the border, but thousands more crossed alone
by Jamie Dean
Posted 6/22/18, 06:49 pm

Spend a week reading about immigration law and the current crisis on the border, and you may feel like you understand less than when you started.

The twists, turns, exceptions, and who-did-what-when is enough to leave The Wall Street Journal leading its Friday front-page coverage with this statement:

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‘The great dilemma’

Immigration | Congress grapples with border woes and family separations 20 years in the making
by Jamie Dean
Posted 6/20/18, 05:41 pm

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday afternoon allowing families caught crossing the U.S. border illegally to remain together in immigration detention, instead of separating parents from children.

The order would reportedly halt the weekslong surge in officials separating parents from children at the border while adults face criminal proceedings for crossing into the U.S. illegally.

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