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Rights Group Demands ICE End ‘Beyond Inhumane’ Detention and Deportations as Covid-19 Pandemic Intensifies

Blaming the Trump administration’s “irresponsible actions” for the ongoing spread of Covid-19 in immigration detention centers across the U.S. and in countries where ICE has deported hundreds of people since March, the International Rescue Committee on Monday demanded that people be released from detention immediately to mitigate the spread of the virus. ICE currently acknowledges …

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A Life of Heat ‘Near Unlivable’ for More Than 3 Billion People in Just Decades, Climate Report Warns

In the next five decades, more than three billion people—one third of the world’s population—could live in regions with climate conditions considered unlivable, according to a new study. Researchers at Washington State University, Nanjing University in China, and Wageningen University in the Netherlands examined the history of the conditions in which humans have comfortably lived, …

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