Last updated May 21, 2023. Download a PDF packet of infographics at bit.ly/wola_border_infographics.
US-expelled Haitians fuel charter business to Latin America
Published by the Associated Press on June 14, 2022.
Charter tour operators are making large sums of money flying Haitian migrants back out of their country after the U.S. government expels them.
Rise in Maritime Migration to the United States Is a Reminder of Chapters Past
Published by the Migration Policy Institute on May 25, 2022.
A look at the history and recent increase in maritime migration to the United States, mainly of Cuban and Haitian citizens.
Pushed into the Shadows: Mexico’s Reception of Haitian Migrants
Published by Refugees International on April 28, 2022.
An investigation, based on interviews, of the conditions Haitian migrants face in Mexico and, in some cases, after crossing into the United States.
Beyond the Bridge: Documented Human Rights Abuses and Civil Rights Violations Against Haitian Migrants in the Del Rio, Texas Encampment
Published by Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights and the Haitian Bridge Alliance on March 29, 2022.
Documents examples of U.S. and Mexican personnel abusing and mistreating Haitian migrants during and after a large-scale September 2021 migration event in Del Rio, Texas.
Haitians Being Returned to a Country in Chaos
Published by Human Rights Watch on March 24, 2022.
Details the dangers faced by Haitians, including those apprehended at the U.S.-Mexican border, after they get expelled or removed to their country.
Haitian Odyssey: 10,000 Miles in Search of Home
Published by the Houston Chronicle on March 9, 2022.
A richly illustrated feature recounts Haitian migrants’ arduous journey from South America to the Texas-Mexico border.
A tragic milestone: 20,000th migrant deported to Haiti since Biden inauguration
Published by WOLA on February 17, 2022.
Aboard the Biden administration’s 198th flight deporting or expelling people to Haiti was the 20,000th migrant sent back to the Caribbean nation since Inauguration Day 2021.
Re: Ending Title 42 return flights to countries of origin, particularly Haiti.
Published by Harold Hongju Koh on October 2, 2021.
A memo from Harold Hongju Koh, a senior adviser on the State Department’s legal team and former dean of Yale University’s law school, issued before his October 4 resignation from the Biden administration. (Link at politico.com)