Senator Cornyn is the President’s key wingman, unwilling to challenge Trump, even over the treatment of vulnerable children. As we’ve been highlighting (here, here and here) , the Trump administration has been using the cover of the elecpandemic to advance a host of nativist policies they have long pursued but had been previously unable to… Continue »

The Trump administration continues to use the cover of the COVID-19 crisis to advance a host of nativist policies. In a must-read article in the LA Times, Molly O’Toole illustrates cruel and exploitative actions such as rushing the deportation of migrant children back to danger, backlogging asylum cases for these families and reconstituting a policy… Continue »

America’s Voice   Sen. Cornyn Could Act to End the Trump Administration’s “Gratuitous Act of Cruelty” on Vulnerable Migrant Children The Trump Administration Advances Nativist Policies “Under Cover of the Coronavirus” English Washington Post There’s new wall on 194 miles of the border. Sixteen miles didn’t have a barrier before. By Philip Bump May 27,… Continue »

While the number of coronavirus deaths in the United States approaches 100,000, to President Donald Trump only one number matters: the 270 votes that are required to win the Electoral College in November and with it, guarantee his re-election. The deaths do not matter to Trump and he asserts that there is no reason for… Continue »

The fight for permanent residency continues because “The stakes are too high” Brooklyn, New York– In a new article for the Haitian Times, reporter Larissa Karr highlights the stories of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders from Haiti fighting to protect their lives and families in the United States. Even before the Coronavirus pandemic swept the… Continue »

As we’ve been highlighting, the Trump administration has been using the cover of the pandemic to advance a host of nativist policies they have long pursued but had been previously unable to enact. This includes cruel and exploitative policies towards children, such as rushing the deportation of migrant children back to danger without due process,… Continue »

America’s Voice   The only statistic that matters to Trump has nothing to do with the coronavirus ICYMI: “Coronavirus Pandemic Complicates TPS for Haitians” The Trump Administration’s “Gratuitous Act of Cruelty” English The Hill The Memo: Trump agenda rolls on amid pandemic By NIALL STANAGE May 24, 2020 Associated Press Judge Demands ICE Better Explain… Continue »

Mientras la cifra de muertos por coronavirus en Estados Unidos se acerca a los 100 mil, al presidente Donald Trump sólo le importa un número: los 270 votos que requiere para ganar el Colegio Electoral en noviembre y con eso garantizar su reelección. A Trump no le importan los muertos y asegura que no tiene… Continue »

If there are two topics that define, in many ways, the immigration policy of the current government of the United States they are, on the one hand, the stubborn intention of constructing a wall on the border with Mexico and, on the other, the separation of immigrant families. Both have served to consolidate the loyalty… Continue »

Si hay dos temas que definen en muchos sentidos la política migratoria del actual gobierno de Estados Unidos son, por una parte, la empecinada intención de construir el muro en la frontera con México y, por otra, la separación de familias de inmigrantes. Ambos le han servido para consolidar la fidelidad de su base, de… Continue »