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2302, 2017

Admitting Refugees Makes America Great

I know because I worked in the White House to bring them to the United States. Since President Trump first issued an executive order slashing refugee admissions to the United States this year from 110,000 [...]

2202, 2017

In South Dakota, Officials Defied a Federal Judge and Took Indian Kids Away From Their Parents in Rigged Proceedings

In Rapid City, social workers and a judge were flagrantly violating the Indian Child Welfare Act. During the mid-1970s, Congress confirmed what Indian tribes had been saying for decades: State and local social workers and [...]

2202, 2017

President Trump Is Beginning to Build the Apparatus of Human Misery He Promised During the Campaign

Trump’s new immigration directives are an iron-fisted assault on sane immigration enforcement. Two memos signed by Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Monday are a grim blueprint for President Trump's promised mass deportations. [...]