Category Archives: Customs and Border Protection

Wednesday Open Thread | Checking In On The By-product of Racism As Public Policy

Actions have consequences. Tear children away from their parents, and then have a lowering of standards for who can keep said children….what did you think would happen?😠😠😠     These families should have never been separated. No rest until the … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Jerry Nadler calls Trump immigration policy “literal kidnapping.”

. @JerryNadler grills border official, calling Trump immigration policy "literal kidnapping." pic.twitter.com/CIfUK2OO1q — TheBeat w/Ari Melber (@TheBeatWithAri) July 25, 2019

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Thursday Open Thread | Meanwhile, On The Border, THIS Is Happening😠😠

We have to keep the horrors at the border publicized. Every refugee in the courtroom is clearly terrified of being sent back to Mexico. All of them told the judge they’re afraid. All of them visibly emotional. None of them … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Federal judge orders CBP to let doctors into migrant children detention centers

A federal judge has ordered U.S. Customs and Border Protection to allow medical professionals into detention facilities holding migrant children, CNN reported Sunday. U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee ordered that health professionals be allowed in the facilities to ensure the … Continue reading

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