Tag Archives: Immigration

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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Julian Castro’s Immigration Policy

As Donald Trump threatens to “close” the US-Mexico border, one of the Democrats seeking to run against him in 2020 is coming out with the primary’s first immigration proposal — one that would dramatically reduce immigration enforcement. Democratic presidential candidate … Continue reading

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There Are Concentration Camps. In America. In 2019.

Ametia asked me to write about the Concentration Camps. That’s what they are. Not going to get into any debate as to what to call them…because, they are Concentration Camps. On American Soil. In 2019. I was watching Chris Hayes … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Now, They Have Re-opened the Japanese Internment Camps😠😠

You know, when this all started, there were those of us who brought up concentration camps. And, we definitely brought up the Japanese Internment Camps during WWII. But, you had folks, especially in the media, who poo-pooed us, and told … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Immigration Update

We have to return to immigration. Have no choice, because the racists in this Administration don’t stop. Now, wonderboy Jared Kushner has been placed in charge of immigration. I happen to believe it’s because they are delusional enough to think … Continue reading

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