I am Caitlin Dickerson, National Immigration Reporter for The New York Times. Ask me anything about immigration, family separation, detention, and deportation.
Caitlin Dickerson is a national immigration reporter based in New York. Since joining The Times in 2016, she has broken news about changes in immigration policy, including that the Trump administration had begun separating migrant families along the southwest border, and chipping away at health and safety standards inside immigration detention centers. She frequently appears as a guest on "The Daily" podcast, and has filled in as its host. This AMA is part of r/IAmA’s “Spotlight on Journalism” project which aims to shine a light on the state of journalism and press freedom in 2018. Join us for a new AMA every day in October.