immigration

Trump’s Big Night

Under cover of night and as the natural disaster of Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas, Trump executed a series of actions (wouldn’t bet on it being a carefully planned strategy) that placated his base, intimidated his enemies, eliminated a pest and unleashed his hate-mongering surrogates. Trump signaled his intention to pardon convicted felon and former Maricopa County […]

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Immigrant Detention: Modern Day Slavery

Slavery is not dead. Last Sunday, Melissa Harris-Perry @MHP took viewers on a journey places where enslavement lives in the shadows and its threat controls people through fear. “Thousands of immigrants, locked up at federal detention centers for sometimes no more than a status offense, are being put to work at the detention facilities for […]

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