Immigrants For Sale

Immigrants For Sale is a ground-breaking online documentary series that goes inside the private immigrant detention industry, through the lens of those most impacted, the players behind the trade and the multi-billion dollar profits that fuel it all.

Stop Immigrant Detention For Profits!

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  • Jacqueline Nunez
    signed 2015-02-18 23:47:14 -0800
  • Vivian Weinstein
    signed 2014-11-22 07:32:11 -0800
    Private prisons to hold detainees is a black stain on the US. It is a sign that our country is no longer a democracy and the profiteers are using human beings like objects to get rich. We as taxpayers are transferring the wealth of the people to rich corporations whose job is to jail the innocent who are fleeing persecution, violence and hunger in their home countries just as our grandparents did. Despite the many rules and humiliations at Ellis Island there is no comparison to what is being devised for the people today. This is a planned policy of cruelty, humiliation and incarceration for people who are not criminals. It is outright racism and no different from what fascist policy did to the Jews. It is sickening, illegal and the owners of these centers are the real criminals!!
  • Ashlyn Matthews
    signed 2014-11-13 14:46:08 -0800
  • Chris Gwaltney
    signed 2014-10-24 14:20:12 -0700
  • Linda Gwaltney
    signed 2014-10-23 21:36:07 -0700
    They treat animals better than this in this country!
  • Bilinda Gwaltney
    signed 2014-10-23 21:30:26 -0700
    The truth behind all this sickens me. I have the love of my life in Stewart Detention Center and i am really scared to death for him. I hope more sign this petition, together we can make a difference.
  • yareli arizmendi
    signed 2014-10-21 11:40:46 -0700
    Thank you for your brave insights!
  • Kay Coll
    signed 2014-10-01 06:58:36 -0700
    Think racism and the sale of slaves. This inhuman treatment is in our time and it’s our responsibility to do all we can to end it.
  • Mai Kou Vue
    signed 2014-09-25 14:16:44 -0700
    Instead of dismissing this problem—immigrants for sale to private prisons—as though it won’t affect us, we should think of something to try and help solve this problem to fully serve everyone equally—illegal or not. Illegal immigrants came to The United States with a goal in their mind, mainly those who do come, wants a better life. We as “American citizens”, I feel should not take their natural born rights away in a pursuit of happiness in life.
  • Jennifer Knapp
    signed 2014-09-18 08:20:57 -0700
  • John Aldecoa
    signed 2014-09-18 00:07:48 -0700
    It’s time to develop a new ideological construct of identity that transcends the national boundaries. It is not “us and them,” they are not the “Other,” we are all citizens of this world. We need to unite as a global community and recognize that this is not an issue of a whole within our borders, this is an issue of a whole within our system. We need to develop a system which is welcoming of transnational migrants, allowing anyone the opportunity to prosper wherever they choose to live.
  • Araceli Hernandez
    signed 2014-09-13 13:47:49 -0700
    The reason this is going on is because we are allowing it. One person could make a difference but together we could change this. I vote!
  • Maria H
    signed 2014-08-30 22:26:15 -0700
    I am a Radiologic Tech, a US citizen, and my fiancée is currently at Stewart.
  • Dennis Lopez
    signed 2014-07-30 09:20:57 -0700
    I am a U.S. citizen, a parent, educator, and taxpayer against for-profit immigration detention facilities and I vote.
  • Melanie Ramirez
    signed 2014-07-28 15:36:28 -0700
    I am pro immigration because we are all immigrants. We are all human.

    Discrimination should not exist. The problem with the government is that they believe that they are superior and allow their authority to turn them into heartless monsters. They are the problem! Not undocumented persons that are looking for a better life. They deserve that opportunity. The U.S. government only cares about money. What happened to “by the people…for the people?” Even our founding fathers were selfish. This cycle needs to end!
  • Brian Hernandez
    signed 2014-07-27 14:08:17 -0700
  • Anna Lisa Gross
    signed 2014-07-24 13:45:54 -0700
  • Alejandra Martinez
    signed 2014-06-22 14:55:56 -0700
  • federico fernandey
    signed 2014-06-01 20:13:41 -0700
    We are all in this together
  • Shirley Scott
    signed 2014-04-30 08:01:05 -0700
  • Jennifer Gonzalez
    signed 2014-04-10 08:47:11 -0700
    I am a young activist and I was very interested, in this video I made a power point to teach and informer people about I.C.E. and other companies that are mentioned in your video. I used you video to show how everything works and a lot of people came up to me and told I’ve never been introduce to something and I felt accomplished. keep doing videos and blogs of these topics and many other topics you guys are really helping out the community by doing this, never give up and stay strong to all my Hispanic and non Hispanic communities soon we will see the light at the end of the tunnel just keep walking together and holding hands.
  • Vanessa Garcia
    signed 2014-04-09 09:38:15 -0700
  • Rose James
    signed 2014-04-09 06:48:07 -0700
  • nora guadalajara
    signed 2014-04-09 06:38:57 -0700
  • Kendra Bray
    signed 2014-04-02 11:21:48 -0700
  • Jorge Reyes
    signed 2014-03-24 14:38:25 -0700
  • hillary schweitzer
    signed 2014-03-20 19:25:33 -0700
  • Zoé Schneider
    signed 2014-03-17 07:35:53 -0700
  • Maria Cruz
    signed 2014-03-05 19:35:54 -0800
  • Ben Wiegand
    signed 2014-02-24 07:36:08 -0800
    Pearce is a nazi.