if-trump-designates-cartels-as-terrorist-groups,-he-should-go-to-war-with-them

In an interview posted online Tuesday, President Trump said he would designate Mexican drug cartels as foreign terrorist organizations, marking a major shift in U.S. policy toward Mexico, where cartels now exercise effective control of much of the country. In the interview, with former Fox News has Bill O’Reilly, Trump said his administration has been…

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my-parents-are-immigrants,-but-joe-biden-is-right:-undocumented-immigrant-felons-should-be-deported

Members of the immigrant rights group Movimiento Cosecha (The Harvest Movement) attempted to “shut down” Joe Biden during a forum in South Carolina yesterday. According to a reporter at the event, the activists first took issue with the former vice president saying undocumented immigrants should learn English, which polls show up to 96 percent of…

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reuters,-afp-retract-migrant-children-articles-that-were-based-on-obama-era-figures

On Wednesday several news outlets were forced to retract stories lamenting the number of migrant children detained by U.S. authorities after it emerged the pieces were based on Obama-era figures. In a Tuesday press conference ahead of the release of the United Nations Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty, independent expert Manfred Nowak told…

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it-doesn’t-matter-if-daca-is-good-policy.-it’s-unconstitutional

Soon the Supreme Court will decide whether Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, as President Barack Obama implemented through executive action, must be reinstated. Americans who care about preserving the rule of law must put aside their positions on the policy itself and pray that the court acts to preserve the processes our Constitution prescribes. Obama…

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warren-proposes-free-taxpayer-funded-health-care-for-illegal-immigrants

Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) said her Medicare for All plan covers “everyone regardless of immigration status.” “Medicare for All, as I put this together, covers everyone regardless of immigration status,” Warren told a crowd of liberal activists on Friday. “And that’s it. We get Medicare for All, and you don’t need the…

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hillary-clinton,-singer-brandi-carlile-boycott-women’s-summit-over-trump-admin-official

Singer Brandi Carlile joined two-time failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in dropping out of Fortune’s “Most Powerful Women Summit” because former DHS secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is set to speak. Carlile accused Nielsen of violating human rights and being an “abuser,” citing Nielsen’s role in implementing the Trump administration’s immigration policy. The singer said she means…

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texas-tribune-smears-sheriff-over-immigrant-crime-claim

The Texas Tribune corrected an article Thursday that took a Texas sheriff’s words out of context to smear him. The paper initially claimed the sheriff referred to immigrants as “drunks who would run over your children and they will run over my children” before amending the article to include necessary context. The sheriff was specifically referring to illegal…

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in-2019-fiscal-year,-980,000-migrants-apprehended-at-us.-mexico-border

During fiscal year 2019, the U.S. Border Patrol arrested nearly 980,000 migrants according to recent data from acting Customs and Border Patrol commissioner Mark Morgan and available CBP data. During September 2019, 52,000 migrants were apprehended at the Southern border, Morgan said in a White House briefing, bringing the total apprehension and inadmissible number to…

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protesters-shut-down-trump-homeland-security-secretary-at-georgetown-u

This past Monday, Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan attempted to deliver remarks but was unable to do so at an annual immigration law and policy conference, jointly hosted by the Migration Policy Institute (MPI), the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, and Georgetown University Law Center (GULC).  The event took place on GULC’s main campus. McAleenan…

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dem-rep-invited-#abolishice-radical-to-immigration-town-hall

Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D., Fla.) invited a panelist to an immigration town hall this July who is an #AbolishICE stalwart and is also an active member of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) political party. The invitation came despite her opposition to socialism and the abolishment of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), a position increasingly embraced…

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