United States Senator and Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has condemned the use of solitary confinement on immigrant detainees as “cruel and…

Immigrants in U.S. detention centers were punished with solitary confinement for unproven disciplinary violations, and then kept locked in isolation for 24 hours a day, with little access to outdoor recreation or even showers, according to a scathing new report from a government watchdog.

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Julia Stein, Germany is a TV reporter and head of the politics and investigations department at NDR Schleswig-Holstein. Stein is the first chairman of Netzwerk…
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