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Immigration

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Today on TAP: The consulting firm suggests cutting food and medical care for immigrants in detention Read more

Tap

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A bipartisan bill now in Congress would legalize undocumented agricultural workers—but also bring in wage-depressing foreign contract workers with no rights. Read more

Working in America

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Sophie Ellman-Golan, a co-organizer of the Women’s March, now helps lead Never Again Action, a Jewish political action group that’s vowed to hold the U.S. government accountable for the detention and deportation machine and for condoning the rise of Read more

Civil Rights in America

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The ‘safe third country’ agreement between the U.S. and Canada is on trial in Canada’s federal court. New Democratic Party MP Jenny Kwan says the agreement, which makes it harder to apply for asylum, is immoral. Read more

America and the World

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King set up a trip to the border for pro-Trump celebrities Diamond and Silk, and peppered DHS incessantly with questions about DACA applicants. Read more

Politics

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The case rests on whether that decision is reviewable by the courts or not. Read more

Law and Justice

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Recipients of DACA and TPS brought their fight to the steps of the courthouse. Read more

Law and Justice

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Arguments began Monday on Canada’s ‘safe third country’ agreement with the U.S., but protesters and plaintiffs argue that the agreement should be immediately suspended. Read more

America and the World

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The Court heard a case about whether to allow states to set immigration policies. Here’s what it was like inside the courtroom. Read more

Law and Justice

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The Trump administration is seeking to denaturalize and deport longtime U.S. citizens, seizing on tiny mistakes in the process and putting the status of every naturalized citizen at potential risk. Read more

Law and Justice

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The ‘public charge’ rule won’t take effect today. But its origins show the Trump administration’s true intent. Read more

Law and Justice

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In refugee-style camps from Matamoros to Tijuana, hundreds of asylum seekers are forced to wait under the Remain in Mexico policy—with dangerous implications for public health. Read more

Health and Social Policy

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As part of Trump’s Justice Department, immigration courts are compelled to enforce his political agenda. Read more

Law and Justice

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Trump’s policy is no longer in the spotlight, but the ban on visitors from Muslim-majority countries is still separating American families. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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Seeking to relieve the pressure from asylum seekers in border towns, Mexico bused asylum seekers south. The country’s practices could violate international law. Read more

America and the World

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Last week, Trump took his fight against asylum seekers straight to the top, and the Supreme Court okayed it. Sotomayor and Ginsburg thought that set a scary precedent. Read more

Law and Justice

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Long-distance victims of Trump’s war on immigrants, African migrants have few options for refuge and fewer ways to support themselves while they wait. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Workplace organizing is helping immigrants to understand their rights as ICE and other immigration authorities crack down. Read more

Working in America

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A professor travels to Texas to talk to the men and women working at detention facilities. Read more

Law and Justice

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“Nobody takes care of us here,” an 11-year-old boy in a U.S. Border Patrol facility told us. Read more

Money, Politics and Power