Here’s what the New York Times and The Marshall Project discovered
How ICE spread the coronavirus. An investigation by the New York Times and The Marshall Project has revealed: “how unsafe conditions and scattershot testing helped turn ICE into a domestic and global spreader of the virus — and how pressure from the Trump administration led countries to take in sick deportees.” The journalists spoke to over 30 immigrant detainees who described crowded and dirty detention centers, and at least four detainees tested positive for Covid-19 shortly after arriving in the U.S. The writers report that ICE has confirmed at least 3,000 coronavirus-positive detainees in its detention centers. Read the full story below.