Category Archives: Immigration

Thursday Open Thread | Federal Judge blocked Trump’s new Muslim ban nationwide

A federal judge in Hawaii issued a nationwide order Wednesday evening blocking President Trump’s ban on travel from parts of the Muslim world, dealing a stinging blow to the White House and signaling that Mr. Trump will have to account … Continue reading

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But I Thought it was about the CRIMINAL ILLEGAL…oh, so THAT was a LIE too?

The GOP was all about… “we need to get rid of the ILLEGAL CRIMINALS in this country.” Those of us who didn’t believe them, and thought that this was bull have been proven right. Stories of ICE agents showing up … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | ICE Agents forcibly removed a woman awaiting emergency surgery to a detention center.

BARBARIC! How inhumane can ICE Agents get? Sick & in pain be DAMNED! If anyone walked into a Veterinary Clinic and forcibly removed a wounded dog awaiting surgery there would be OUTRAGE across the country & the person would be … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Mexican man kills himself after being deported from US

A Mexican man has apparently taken his own life just half an hour after being deported from the United States. Guadalupe Olivas Valencia, 45, jumped from a bridge at the border after he was deported for the third time. He … Continue reading

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Photos | ‘I Am Muslim Too’ Rally in NYC

Posted in Current Events, Democracy, Immigration, Muslims, News, Open Thread, Photos, Racial Oppression, Racial Profiling, religious oppression | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

What to do if #ICE Agents show up at your door

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS What to do when faced with anti-Muslim discrimination ENGLISH https://www.aclu.org/files/kyr/MKG17-KYR-AntiMuslimDiscr-OnePager-English-v01.pdf Know Your Rights: Discrimination Against Immigrants and Muslims With discrimination against American Muslims on the rise, KNOW YOUR RIGHTS. Anti-Muslim Discrimination. ARABIC https://www.aclu.org/files/kyr/MKG17-KYR-AntiMuslimDiscr-OnePager-Arabic-v01.pdf Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian) https://www.aclu.org/files/kyr/MKG17-KYR-AntiMuslimDiscr-OnePager-Indonesian-v01.pdfContinue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Trump fires acting AG who defied him on #MuslimBan

US President Donald Trump on Monday fired the acting attorney general, a holdover from the Obama administration, after she ordered Justice Department attorneys not to defend his controversial executive order on immigration. “The acting attorney general, Sally Yates, has betrayed … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Department of Justice, Ethnic Cleansing, Foreign policy, Immigration, Institutional Racism, Muslims, News, Open Thread, Politics, prejudice, Racial Bias, US Department of Justice | Tagged , , , , , , , | 139 Comments