The  Republican presidential nominee closed out May as a convicted felon. On May 30, the Donald Trump was convicted of 34 felonies by a New York jury. While the former President ranted and raved about many topics in the press gaggles throughout the trial, bashing immigrants was a recurring... Continue »
Trump’s central campaign pledge, mass deportation, is a serious plan, a cop to his authoritarian designs, and something we cannot afford to ignore.   Mass deportation is top of mind for Trump as he continues to build on his dystopian campaign pledge, this week promising to grant total immunity for... Continue »
The Republican Presidential nominee who is currently tied in the polls is again associating himself with Nazism. That is not over-the-top hyperbole but is a statement of fact that is hard to reconcile. As the AP wire story tells us, there is an unmistakable pattern of Donald Trump associating... Continue »
Several members of the 118th Congress have used their platforms and power to amplify a white nationalist conspiracy about a so-called migrant “invasion.” This dehumanizing rhetoric claims that migrants and asylum seekers at the border constitute a literal military-style invasion of the United States. Often this rhetoric cites a... Continue »
The purpose of this document is to examine what Donald Trump and his allies have promised to do on immigration if he wins a second term. As we’ve noted since 2015, one of the primary tenets of Donald Trump’s previous campaigns and his presidency was cruelty to immigrants. It’s... Continue »
Last week, there was a tragic murder in Athens, Georgia. A young woman, Laken Riley, was killed and the suspect charged with murder, Jose Antonio Ibarr, is a recently arrived migrant from Venezuela. This was a horrific crime.  Unfortunately, Republicans and right-wing media are exploiting this horrific murder in... Continue »
Last weekend, CPAC held its marquee annual convention in the Washington DC suburbs, which provided a clear snapshot of the GOP messaging heading into the next election. A telling NBC News headline captured the Republican Party in 2024: “Nazis mingle openly at CPAC, spreading antisemitic conspiracy theories and finding... Continue »
The failed nativist strategy the GOP cannot quit  Read or download the report here. Democrat Tom Suozzi beat Republican Mazi Pilip by 8 points in a special election Tuesday night to flip the seat most recently held by ousted Republican George Santos. Immigration was at the center of this... Continue »
Republican presidential candidates are making their closing arguments to Iowans ahead of the caucuses next week. Donald Trump hopes to all but end the nomination contest with a decisive victory, while Nikki Haley and Ron DeSantis hope to make a strong enough showing to start to turn the tide... Continue »
On January 6, 2021, after losing his reelection bid, President Donald Trump directed a mass of his radicalized supporters – who had been gorging on bigoted conspiracies that he helped legitimize for the last several years – to the U.S. Capitol in a last-ditch effort to overturn the election... Continue »