Author

Karen Musalo

Karen Musalo

Karen Musalo is professor of International Law at the University of California, Hastings.

COMMENTARY
Border agents on horseback confront Haitian migrants in a river

Commentary: What are the nation’s legal and moral duties regarding Haitian migrants at the border?

By: - September 28, 2021

The U.S.’s top envoy to Haiti resigned abruptly on Sept. 22 over the Biden administration’s “inhumane” treatment of Haitian migrants crossing the border via Mexico into Texas. The resignation came amid debate over the U.S. decision to deport thousands of Haitians entering the country in search of asylum or a better life. Criticism over the policy […]